Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Gerald  Williams, MD

Gerald Williams, MD

Academic Title: Professor
Director, Shoulder and Elbow Center

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

Make An Appointment

Click to call 1-800-JEFF-NOW (800-533-3669) or

Office Locations

Philadelphia
925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (800) 321-9999
Bryn Mawr
825 Old Lancaster Road
Suite 100, 140 and 200
Bryn Mawr PA 19010
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 2016,2015,2014,2013,2012,2011,2010,2018

Education

  • Temple University School of Medicine, Medical School

Internship

  • University of Texas Medical Center

Residency

  • University of Texas Medical Center

Fellowship

  • University of Texas Medical School, Houston

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 Cross/Blue Shield
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna PPO, POS
  • CorVel
  • Devon
  • Federal BCBS
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Horizon Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO
  • Intergroup Preferred
  • Jeff Plus
  • Keystone 65 HMO
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan Inc.
  • NJ Blue Shield
  • Personal Choice (GPPPN)
  • Personal Choice 65
  • Qualcare
  • United Healthcare
  • Workers Comp

Recent Publications

Surgeons’ experience and perceived barriers with outpatient shoulder arthroplasty

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

Multimodal pain management protocol versus patient controlled narcotic analgesia for postoperative pain control after shoulder arthroplasty

Revision of failed hemiarthroplasty for painful glenoid arthrosis to anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty

Incidence of peripheral nerve injury during shoulder arthroplasty when motor evoked potentials are monitored

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

Rotator cuff repair with patch tissue

Top ten tips for glenoid exposure in shoulder arthroplasty

Diagnosis of periprosthetic infections: New tests and techniques

Metal allergy as a cause of implant failure in shoulder arthroplasty

Expectations of shoulder surgery are not altered by surgeon counseling of the patient

Early versus late reverse shoulder arthroplasty for proximal humerus fractures: Does it matter?

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

Future surgery after revision shoulder arthroplasty: the impact of unexpected positive cultures

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

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

Evaluation and management of axillary artery injury: The orthopaedic and vascular surgeon's perspective

Antibiotic spacers in shoulder arthroplasty: Comparison of stemmed and stemless implants

A prospective, multicenter study to evaluate clinical and radiographic outcomes in primary rotator cuff repair reinforced with a xenograft dermal matrix

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