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

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

Reactive scoliosis: a challenging phenomenon in adolescent patients with hip arthritis

Diagnosing Periprosthetic Joint Infection: And the Winner Is?

Interpretation of Leukocyte Esterase for the Detection of Periprosthetic Joint Infection Based on Serologic Markers

Optimizing Mechanical Alignment With Modular Stems in Revision TKA

Effect of Stem Size and Fixation Method on Mechanical Failure After Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty

Utility of Synovial White Blood Cell Count and Differential Before Reimplantation Surgery

Povidone-Iodine–Based Solutions for Decolonization of Nasal Staphylococcus aureus: A Randomized, Prospective, Placebo-Controlled Study

Perioperative Complications in Patients With Sleep Apnea Undergoing Total Joint Arthroplasty

Determining the Threshold for HbA1c as a Predictor for Adverse Outcomes After Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Multicenter, Retrospective Study

Response to Letter to the Editor on “Periprosthetic Joint Infections Caused by Enterococci Have Poor Outcomes”

Centers for disease control and prevention guideline for the prevention of surgical site infection, 2017

Periprosthetic Joint Infection: The Current Hot Topic

Prevention of Periprosthetic Joint Infection: Examining the Recent Guidelines

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

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

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

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

Trochantoplasty for Total Hip Arthroplasty in Patients With Coxa Vara Deformity

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