Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Javad Parvizi, MD

Academic Title: Professor

Orthopaedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - Hip & Knee
Orthopaedic Surgery - Joint Replacement
Orthopaedic Surgery - Knee

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Office Locations

925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (800) 321-9999
Newtown Square
3855 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square PA 19073
Phone: (800) 321-9999

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

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


  • University of Sheffield, United Kingdom, Medical School


  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester


  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester


  • Mayo Clinic, Rochester
  • University of Berne, Switzerland

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
  • AmeriHealth Comprehensive
  • AmeriHealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth Major Medical
  • AmeriHealth Personal Choice
  • Blue Choice
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • CorVel
  • Coventry/Health America
  • 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
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • PlanCare America
  • PPO Next
  • Preferred Care PPO
  • Premier Blue
  • Qualcare
  • s Comp

Recent Publications

Diagnosis of Streptococcus canis periprosthetic joint infection: the utility of next-generation sequencing

Natural progress of D-dimer following total joint arthroplasty: A baseline for the diagnosis of the early postoperative infection

Can next generation sequencing play a role in detecting pathogens in synovial fluid?

Incise Draping Reduces the Rate of Contamination of the Surgical Site During Hip Surgery: A Prospective, Randomized Trial

Infection Following Total Joint Arthroplasty Is the Main Cause of Litigation: Data From One Metropolitan Area

Are All Periprosthetic Joint Infections the Same? Evaluating Major vs Minor Criteria

Changes in Antibiotic Susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus Between the Stages of 2-Stage Revision Arthroplasty

Venous thromboembolic prophylaxis after simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty: Aspirin versus warfarin

Total knee arthroplasty in patients with retention of prior hardware material: What is the outcome?

The Alpha-Defensin Test for Diagnosing Periprosthetic Joint Infection in the Setting of an Adverse Local Tissue Reaction Secondary to a Failed Metal-on-Metal Bearing or Corrosion at the Head-Neck Junction

Treatment of the Acute and Chronic Infected Total Ankle Arthroplasty

Management of periprosthetic joint infection

What Are the Frequency, Associated Factors, and Mortality of Amputation and Arthrodesis After a Failed Infected TKA?


Clinical aspects: Clinical aspects of prosthetic joint infection

Serum Fructosamine: A Simple and Inexpensive Test for Assessing Preoperative Glycemic Control

A murine model for developmental dysplasia of the hip: Ablation of CX3CR1 affects acetabular morphology and gait

Environment of care: Is it time to reassess microbial contamination of the operating room air as a risk factor for surgical site infection in total joint arthroplasty?

Aspirin and the prevention of venous thromboembolism following total joint arthroplasty: Commonly asked questions

Serum D-Dimer Test Is Promising for the Diagnosis of Periprosthetic Joint Infection and Timing of Reimplantation