Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician 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

Recent Publications

Periprosthetic Joint Infection: The Current Hot Topic

Prevention of Periprosthetic Joint Infection: Examining the Recent Guidelines

Vancomycin Prophylaxis for Total Joint Arthroplasty: Incorrectly Dosed and Has a Higher Rate of Periprosthetic Infection Than Cefazolin

Utilization of Total Joint Arthroplasty in Physician-Owned Specialty Hospitals vs Acute Care Facilities

In search of the optimal wound dressing material following total hip and knee arthroplasty: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Trochantoplasty for Total Hip Arthroplasty in Patients With Coxa Vara Deformity

Surgical Case Order Has an Effect on the Risk of Subsequent Periprosthetic Joint Infection

An assessment of the safety of an orthopedic specialty hospital: A 5-year experience

Leukocyte Esterase Strip Test Can Predict Subsequent Failure Following Reimplantation in Patients With Periprosthetic Joint Infection

Future research opportunities in Peri-prosthetic joint infection prevention

Introduction to the centers for disease control and prevention and healthcare infection control practices advisory committee guideline for prevention of surgical site infection: Prosthetic joint Arthroplasty section

Prevention of periprosthetic joint infection

Heterotopic Ossification in Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty Using the Direct Anterior vs Direct Lateral Approach

Patients With Failed Prior Two-Stage Exchange Have Poor Outcomes After Further Surgical Intervention

Effect of Inner Taper Angle of Acetabular Metal Shell on the Malseating and Dissociation Force of Ceramic Liner

The Incidence and Economic Burden of In-Hospital Venous Thromboembolism in the United States

Dual mobility acetabular cup for total hip arthroplasty: use with caution

In-Hospital Mortality in Patients With Periprosthetic Joint Infection

Periprosthetic Joint Infections Caused by Enterococci Have Poor Outcomes

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