Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Mark D. Lazarus, MD

Academic Title: Professor

Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulder
Orthopaedic Surgery - Shoulder & Elbow

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Office Locations

925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (800) 321-9999
999 Route 73
Marlton NJ 08053
Phone: (800) 321-9999
3300 Tillman Drive, 2nd Floor
Glenview Corporate Center
Bensalem PA 19020
Phone: (800) 321-9999

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010


Specializes in shoulder and elbow problems


  • UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School, Medical School


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • CorVel
  • Devon
  • Evolutions (Guardian Resources)
  • Galaxy
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Inter-County Health Plan
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medallion of New Jersey
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • Oxford of PA
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Premier Blue
  • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
  • Qualcare
  • United Healthcare

Recent Publications

Is nonoperative management of partial distal biceps tears really successful?

Outcomes of an anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty with a contralateral reverse total shoulder arthroplasty

Functional outcomes of distal triceps tendon repair comparing transosseous bone tunnels with suture anchor constructs

Survivorship of Hemiarthroplasty with Concentric Glenoid Reaming for Glenohumeral Arthritis in Young, Active Patients with a Biconcave Glenoid

Results of Total Elbow Arthroplasty in Patients Less Than 50 Years Old

Arthroscopic repair of full-thickness small-to-moderate rotator cuff tears

Glenohumeral mismatch in anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty

An analysis of surgical and nonsurgical operating room times in high-volume shoulder arthroplasty

Outcomes following arthroscopic repair of posterior labral tears in patients older than 35 years

Shoulder Synovial Fluid Lipoprotein Levels and Their Relationship to the Rotator Cuff

The use of indomethacin in the prevention of postoperative radioulnar synostosis after distal biceps repair

Randomized controlled trial of interscalene block compared with injectable liposomal bupivacaine in shoulder arthroplasty

Expectations of Shoulder Surgery Are Not Altered by Surgeon Counseling of the Patient

Economic Decision Model Suggests Total Shoulder Arthroplasty is Superior to Hemiarthroplasty in Young Patients with End-stage Shoulder Arthritis

Arthroscopic Transosseous and Transosseous-Equivalent Rotator Cuff Repair: An Analysis of Cost, Operative Time, and Clinical Outcomes

Instability After Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty: Which Patients Dislocate?

Comparison of implant cost and surgical time in arthroscopic transosseous and transosseous equivalent rotator cuff repair

Length of stay after shoulder arthroplasty—the effect of an orthopedic specialty hospital

A functional analysis of distal biceps tendon repair: Single-incision Endobutton technique vs. two-incision modified Boyd–Anderson technique

Arthroscopic transosseous rotator cuff repair: A prospective study on cost savings, surgical time, and outcomes