Jefferson Health

Physician Profile

Richard Rothman, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Professor

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

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (800) 321-9999
Egg Harbor Township
2500 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township NJ 08234
Phone: (800) 321-9999
King of Prussia
234 Mall Blvd.
The Atrium Bldg. Ste G30
King of Prussia PA 19406
Phone: (800) 321-9999

Medical Services

Years in Practice

47

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2010

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Medical School

Internship

  • Philadelphia General Hospital

Residency

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Recent Publications

Response to Letter to the Editor on “Bilateral Total Hip Arthroplasty: One-Stage or Two-Stage? A Meta-Analysis”

Bilateral Total Hip Arthroplasty: 1-Stage or 2-Stage? A Meta-Analysis

Periarticular Injection of Liposomal Bupivacaine Offers No Benefit Over Standard Bupivacaine in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Prospective, Randomized, Controlled Trial

Lessons Learned During 48 Years of Orthopedic Practice

Medicare reimbursement for total joint arthroplasty: The driving forces

Single vs Repeat Surgical Skin Preparations for Reducing Surgical Site Infection After Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blinded Study

Flat wedged taper femoral components

Timing of Symptomatic Pulmonary Embolism with Warfarin Following Arthroplasty

Aspirin: An alternative for pulmonary embolism prophylaxis after arthroplasty?

Symptomatic pulmonary embolus after joint arthroplasty: Stratification of risk factors

Reply to the letter to the editor: Symptomatic pulmonary embolus after joint arthroplasty: Stratification of risk factors

Proximal deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolus following total joint arthroplasty

The influence of head material on polyethylene wear

Surgical care improvement project (SCIP): Has its mission succeeded?

Total Hip Arthroplasty at the Rothman Institute

Operative techniques in adult reconstruction surgery

Does international normalized ratio level predict pulmonary embolism?

Overdiagnosis of pulmonary embolism: Evaluation of a hypoxia algorithm designed to avoid this catastrophic problem

Secondary Resurfacing of the Patella After Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty. Does the Anterior Knee Pain Resolve?

Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty With an Uncemented Femoral Component. Five- to Nine-Year Results