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Dr Elliott Leitman is an orthopaedic sports medicine surgeon with First State Orthopaedics in

Wilmington, Delaware.

He has served on the medical staff for the Philadelphia Eagles, Flyers, and Wilmington Blue Rocks. In addition to serving as the surgeon for area professional, college and high school teams he is a retired Lieutenant Colonel from the US Army.

He is recognized as an expert in shoulder, knee and hip disorders.

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eddie wu NovaCare Injury PodcastDr. Eddie Wu, DO, MPT, is a Fellowship Trained Orthopedic Surgeon at Premier Orthopedic Associates of Southern NJ. With locations in Vineland, Elmer, Mullica Hill, & Woolwich, NJ.

He has a special interest in utilizing minimally invasive surgical techniques to treat his patients, including muscle-sparing approaches to the hip and knee, partial knee replacements, and arthroscopic joint preserving procedures of the knee.

In addition, he cares for patients with a variety of orthopedic ailments including joint pain, fractures, and sprains.

Dr. Wu’s Hospital Affiliations is Inspira Medical Center, Vineland.

 

 

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Dr. Ernest Cope, III (Trey) is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in spine surgery, sports medicine as well as general orthopaedics.

Dr Cope is with Upper Bucks Orthopaedics with locations in Sellersville, Harleysville, and Quakertown, PA.

He is a member of the Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons and on staff at Grand View Hospital in Sellersville Pa.

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Dr. Blane Sessions is with the Philadelphia Hand Center with 18 locations throughout the Philadelphia and South Jersey area.

He specializes in Orthopaedic Upper Extremity conditions of the elbow, wrist and hand.

Dr. Sessions’ sees patients in their Glenn Mills, Delaware County office, works with various college athletes and has affiliations with Jefferson, Crozer-Keystone, and Penn Hospital System.

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Dr. Shyam Brahmabhatt

Dr Shyam Brahmabhatt, M.D., is an orthopedic surgeon with Orthopedic Care located in Willow Grove and Chalfont PA.

Dr. Brahmabhatt is board-certified specializing in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery, as well as shoulder and knee replacement and reconstruction.

Dr. Brahmabhatt served as the Assistant Team Physician for the New York Jets.

He is also the team physician for Upper Dublin High School, Abington High School and Delaware Valley College.

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NovaCare 12/14Credit: NovacareDr. Sean McMillan is an orthopedic sport medicine specialist at Professional Orthopedics with locations in Burlington and Cherry Hill NJ

He is also the Chief of Orthopedics and Director of Orthopedic Sports Medicine at Lourdes Medical Center in Willingboro, NJ

Dr. McMillan worked as a team physician within the Boston Red Sox organization and covers professional, collegiate, and high school sports.

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Dr. Mark Schwartz, MDDr. Mark Schwartz, MD

Dr. Mark Schwartz, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon
Specializing in Sports Medicine

Practice: Burlington County Orthopedic Specialists
Offices – Mt Laurel, NJ & Columbus, NJ
***JUST RELOCATED TO A BRAND NEW, STATE OF THE ART FACILITY on BRIGGS RD in Mt Laurel***

Hospital Affiliations: Virtua Memorial Hospital of Burlington County

  • Co-Director of Virtua Health’s Sports Medicine Program
  • Chief of Orthopedics-Virtua Memorial Hospital
  • Chairman of the Department of Surgery-Virtua Memorial Hospital

Medical School: Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY

Fellowship: Hughston Orthopaedic Clinic and Sports Medicine Hospital in Columbus, Georgia.

  • He was also recognized by the Consumers’ Research Council of America in the 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015 “Guide to America’s Top Orthopedists,”
  • SJ Magazine’s Top Docs List for 2011,2012, and 2013 for Sports Medicine.
  • Dr. Schwartz was recognized as one of New Jersey’s “Most Recommended Physicians” 2011 by National Consumers Survey.

Sports Affiliations: Local Area High Schools

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Dr. Evan Kovalsky, MDDr. Evan Kovalsky, MD

Dr. Evan Kovalsky, MD is a orthopedic surgeon with Valley Forge Orthopedics located in King of Prussia and Norristown Pa.

Dr. Kovalsky Specializing in adult disorders of the spine as well as sports medicine and general orthopedics.

He has served as team physician for Plymouth Whitemarsh and Norristown High School Football, as well as Tournament physician for numerous PIAA (Sectional/District/Regional) wrestling tournaments.

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Dr. Adam ZucconiDr. Adam Zucconi

Board Certified & Fellowship Trained Sports Medicine Specialist
Practice: Premier Orthopedic Associates of Southern NJ
Offices: Vineland, Elmer, Mullica Hill, & Woolwich
Hospital Affiliations: Inspira Health System
Medical School: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Rowan School of Osteopathic Medicine
Fellowship: Inspira Health System
Affiliations: Serves as team physician for various local high schools

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Dr. Stanley MichaelDr. James Tom

Dr. James Tom, MD is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon with the university orthopedic institute at Hahnemann who specializes in sports medicine.

He is also the Team Orthopaedic Surgeon for Drexel University Athletics.

He is an Attending Surgeon at Hahnemann University Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Drexel University College of Medicine.

Dr. Tom specializes in the treatment and prevention of sports-related injuries that involve the shoulder, elbow, and knee.

Dr. Tom’s clinical expertise and research interests include shoulder instability and rotator cuff injuries, ACL and multiple ligament knee injuries, and meniscal and cartilage injuries.

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Dr. Stanley MichaelDr. Stanley Michael

Orthopedic Surgeon – Specializes in Sports Medicine

Practice: Institute of Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

Offices- Barnegat, NJ and Little Egg Harbor, NJ

Hospital Affiliations: Southern Ocean Medical Center

Medical School: Christian Medical College (Vellore, India)

Internship: Christian Medical College Hospital (Vellore, India)

Residency: The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital (Birmingham, U.K.)

Fellowship: Providence Medical Center Of Seattle
Temple University Hospital

Distinctions: Fluent in Tagalog

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DRDr. Thomas Trojian

Dr. Thomas Trojian is with Drexel Family Medicine located in Philadelphia.

He specializes in Sports Medicine and is lead Team Physician for Drexel Athletics.

He has a special interest in injury prevention (especially ACL injuries) and has published research on concussions and concussion prevention.

Dr. Trojian is also a faculty member in the Department of Family, Community & Preventive Medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine and is the director of the Sports Medicine Fellowship

Prior to coming to Drexel, he served as the medical director for University of Connecticut team physician for several women’s and men’s teams.

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Dr. Jeffrey F. Murray, DO, MSPTDr. Russell Huffman, MD

Dr. Russell Huffman, MD, is the Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania and the director of Penn’s Shoulder and Elbow Fellowship, Pearlman School of Medicine.

His specialty is the surgical treatment of sports, shoulder and elbow injuries and conditions.

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Dr. Jeffrey F. Murray, DO, MSPTDr. Jeffrey F. Murray, DO, MSPT

A native of South Jersey, Dr. Murray graduated from Bishop Eustace High School. He attended College Misericordia in Dallas PA where he graduated with a Masters Degree in Physical Therapy. He then received his medical degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency at Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford where he was named chief resident during his final year. After residency, he completed a sports medicine and arthroscopy fellowship at the University of Massachusetts in Worcester, MA.

During his fellowship, Dr. Murray received extensive training in sports medicine injuries, arthroscopic procedures of the shoulder, knee and hip as well as shoulder replacement surgery. He also spent time as a team physician for multiple local high schools and colleges, as well as for the Pawtucket Red Sox the AAA affiliate of the Boston Red Sox. He also co-authored multiple book chapters and journal articles and presented research at national meetings.

With training in both physical therapy and orthopedic surgery, Dr. Murray strives to return athletes of all ages to their pre-injury activities through both non-operative and operative interventions.

 

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Dr. Matthew SilvisDr. Matthew Silvis

Dr. Matthew Silvis, MD is currently an Associate Professor in the Departments of Family and Community Medicine & Orthopedics and Rehabilitation and Program Director of the Penn State Hershey Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship.

Dr. Silvis also serves as Co-Director of the Penn State Hershey Brain Recovery and Concussion Center.
He is currently the team physician for the Hershey Bears Hockey Club, Lebanon Valley College, and Hershey High School.

He has special interests in the care of endurance athletes, exercise, and concussion.

 

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Dr. Todd ChertowDr. Ned Crane

Dr. Ned Crane is a Physical Therapist with NovaCare Rehabilitation since 2008 and is currently located at the Bala Cynwyd, PA center.

He is the national instructor with NovaCare for Concussion Management, Vestibular Rehabilitation, Fall Prevention and Therapeutic Taping.

He is a La Salle University 1995 and Arcadia University 2005 alumni.

Ned is prepared to answer all concussion questions and concerns.

 

 

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Dr. Todd ChertowDr. Kevin Gingrich

Dr. Kevin Gingrich is an Orthopaedic Surgeon at the University Orthopaedic Institute with offices at Hahnemann University Hospital and in Warminster, PA.

Dr. Gingrich specializes in hip replacements and is also an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Drexel University who gives lectures and teaches residents and medical students.

 

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Dr Christopher Carey

Dr. Christopher Carey is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon with Orthopedic Reconstruction Specialists located in Voorhees, NJ.

 

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Dr. Todd ChertowDr. Todd Chertow

Dr. Todd Chertow is a board certified orthopedic surgeon at Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation Associates located in Philadelphia, Rockledge and Huntingdon Valley, PA.

Dr. Chertow specializes in hip, knee, ankle and shoulder arthroscopy, and sports medicine.

He is currently the head team physician for LaSalle University, the director of Sports Medicine at Temple Jeanes Hospital, and team Physician for the Philadelphia Revolution Hockey team.

He was also a 2x West Virginia state wrestling champion and varsity wrestler at Ohio State University

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Dr. Richard DiVernieroDr. Richard DiVerniero

Dr. Richard DiVerniero, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon and partner at Premier

Orthopaedic Associates of Southern NJ with Offices in Vineland, Elmer, Mullica Hill, & Woolwich, NJ.

Dr. DiVerniero specializes in foot and ankle and was voted Top Doc, South Jersey Magazine, 2009, 2012, 2013.

 

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Dr. Moody KwokDr. Moody Kwok

Dr Moody Kwok is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon at OrthopaediCare with locations in Willow Grove, Abington, Chalfont and Doylestown.

Dr Kwok specializes in diseases and injuries of the hand, wrist, and elbow and is Clinical Assistant Professor at Temple University and Drexel University Medical schools.

 

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Dr. Tim Amann

Dr. Tim Amann is a board certified orthopedic surgeon fellowship trained in sports medicine. Dr Amann is at The Center for Advanced Orthopedics located in East Norriton and Plymouth Meeting, PA.

He is an expert in arthroscopic treatment of the shoulder, elbow, hip, knee and ankle.

He is currently the team physician for Chestnut Hill College, Gwynned Mercy College, Montgomery County Community College and Ursinus College.

 

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Dr. Mark SchwartzDr. Mark Schwartz

Dr. Mark Schwartz is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon with Burlington County Orthopedic Specialists located in Mt. Laurel, NJ.

Dr Schwartz is Co-Director of Virtua Health’s Sports Medicine Program. He specializes in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery and was named TOP DOC in NJ 2011, 2012 and 2013 for Sports Medicine.

 

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Dr. Bradley J Smith

Dr Bradley J Smith is a non-operative sports medicine specialist on the Main Line. Dr. Smith is in private practice at Lankenau Medical Center in Wynnewood, where he shares an office with his wife Amy, and Internist.

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Dr. Thomas TrojianDr. Thomas Trojian

Dr. Thomas Trojian is with Drexel Sports Medicine with locations in Manayunk and University City and is also Lead Team Physician for Drexel Athletics.

Prior to coming to Drexel, he served as the medical director for University of Connecticut team physician for several women’s and men’s teams.

He has served on the UConn Concussion Task force and has published research on concussions and concussion prevention.

He is also worked with USA Basketball and USA Soccer.

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Dr. Stanley MichaelDr. Stanley Michael

Dr. Stanley Michael just started in NJ with Dr. Jason Wong (he has been a call in doc many times.) Previously, he was at Temple University Hospital where he was also an Assistant Professor @ Temple University School of Medicine. He has been in practice for 36+ years.

Orthopedic Surgeon – Specializes in Sports Medicine

Practice: Institute of Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

Offices: Barnegat, NJ and Little Egg Harbor, NJ

Hospital Affiliations: Southern Ocean Medical Center

Medical School: Christian Medical College (Vellore, India)

Internship: Christian Medical College Hospital (Vellore, India)

Residency: The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital (Birmingham, U.K.)

Fellowship: Providence Medical Center Of Seattle; Temple University Hospital

Distinctions: Fluent in Tagalog

 

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Richard Goldberg, DODr. Fredric Kleinbart

Dr. Fredric Kleinbart was the former Director of Sports Medicine and is currently an active staff member at Hahnemann University Hospital. Additionally, he is an Associate Professor of Orthepaedic Surgery at Drexel University College of Medicine. He has a Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine and for the last 5 years he has been an associate master instructor of arthroscopy at the Orthopedic Learning Center which allows him to teach arthroscopies nationally. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Dr. Kleinbart completed his residency training in Orthopaedic Surgery at Kingsbrook Jewish-Beth Israel Medical Centers and his Sports Medicine fellowship at Temple University Hospital.
Dr. Kleinbart’s USA Olympic experience includes serving as the orthopaedic surgeon at the San Diego Olympic training center, as a ringside physician for USA Boxing, and as a ringside physician for the Olympic boxing trials. He was the head Orthopaedic surgeon and co-team physician for Drexel University. He was also the Orthopaedic consultant for the American Repertory Ballet and the Princeton Ballet School and has a long history as team physician for various collegiate and high school teams. He has been instrumental in the creation of specialty sports clinics including the Arts Medicine Center, Women’s Sports Medicine and Pediatric Sports Medicine clinics at Hahnemann University hospital and the Drexel University College of Medicine.
Dr. Kleinbart established the Hahnemann University Hospital and Drexel Sports Medicine Arthroscopy lab and is an Associate Master instructor for various national arthroscopy courses. He lectures frequently on such varied topics as “The Weekend Warrior,” “The Female Athlete” and “Common Orthopaedic Injuries”. He has a special interest in shoulder and knee reconstruction and the Female Triad.

Dr. Kleinbart resides in Princeton, NJ with his wife and three children.

 

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Richard Goldberg, DORichard Goldberg, DO

Richard Goldberg DO, is a physiatrist and past president for the American Osteopathic College of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is also Chief, department of rehab medicine at Orthopedicare, in Willow Grove, PA. and has has served as a team physician with several area high schools for 20 years.

 

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Keli Donnelly, M.D.Keli Donnelly, M.D.

Dr. Keli Donnelly is a sports medicine physician with Premier Orthopaedics, Main Line Sports Medicine in Bryn Mawr, PA

She is the team physician for Archbishop John Carroll High School and Valley Forge Military Academy and College.

She has worked with the Philadelphia Union and Villanova University.

 

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Dr. ChertowDr. Chertow

Dr. Chertow is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with Orthopaedic Surgery & Rehabilitation Associates with locations in Rockledge and Huntingdon Valley, PA.

Dr. Chertow specializes in hip, knee, ankle and shoulder arthroscopy, minimally invasive and computer-assisted joint replacements, and sports medicine

He is currently the head team physician for LaSalle University in Philadelphia, Pa, the director of Sports Medicine at Temple Jeanes Hospital, and team Physician for the Philadelphia Revolution Hockey team, Manor College, and Lower Moreland High School.

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Dr. David VegariDr. David Vegari

Dr. David Vegari is an orthopedic surgeon with Main Line Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine located at Lankenau Hospital in Wynnewood Pa.

Dr Vegari specializes in Direct Anterior Total Hip Replacement, Partial and Total Knee Replacement, and sports related injuries.

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Ned Crane, DPT, DAC, Market Manager, NovaCare Rehabilitation

Ned Crane, DPT, DAC, Market Manager, NovaCare Rehabilitation

Ned Crane is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and a Market Manager for NovaCare Rehabilitation

He is Concussion/Vestibular Rehabilitation Specialist at the NovaCare Bristol, PA center.

Ned earned a Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) from Arcadia University in 2005.

He is also part of the Select Medical Education Department and teaches Concussion Management nationally for Physical Therapists and Athletic Trainers.

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Ned Crane, DPT, DAC, Market Manager, NovaCare Rehabilitation

Richard C. DiVerniero, M.D., FAAOS

Richard C. DiVerniero, M.D., FAAOS
College: Rutgers University
Medical School: University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
Internship: Hahneman University Hospital
Residency: Hahnemann University Hospital
Distinctions: Voted Top Doc, South Jersey Magazine, 2009, 2012, 2013

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Richard C. DiVerniero, MD, FAAOS, is a board certified, orthopedic surgeon and partner at Premier Orthopaedic Associates.
Dr. DiVerniero is a general orthopedic surgeon, who treats patients with wide ranging orthopedic issues, including arthritis, joint pain, broken bones and sprains. He works with his patients to find solutions to painful orthopedic conditions. Dr. DiVerniero works with all of his patients to find the right type of orthopedic care that will help them find relief from pain.
Dr. DiVerniero graduated from Rutgers University, Cook College in Newark, NJ. He went on to earn his medical degree from the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey and went on to complete his Internship and Residency, focusing on General Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery, at Hahnemann University Hospital System in Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. DiVerniero is an attending faculty member at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and an important part of the Orthopaedic Residency Program at Inspira Health Network. His important work teaches Orthopaedic surgeons necessary skills to take care of patient in the future. As orthopedic medicine changes, skilled surgeons like Dr. DiVerniero are on the forefront as he teaches new surgeons and uses those techniques in the exam room with patients. To schedule an appointment with Dr. DiVerniero call 1-888-62-BONES

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Dr. Mark Schwartz, MD

Dr. Schwartz
TOP DOC in NJ 2011, 2012 and 2013 for Sports Medicine!

  • Dr. Schwartz specializes in Sports Medicine and arthroscopic surgery
  • Dr. Schwartz is Co-Director of Virtua Health’s Sports Medicine Program
  • Dr. Schwartz was named a 2013 Top Doc by the International Association of Orthopedic Surgeons

Practice: Burlington County Orthopedic Specialists

Locations: Mt. Laurel, NJ

Hospital Affiliations: Virtua Hospital

Medical School: Duke University

Orthopedics Residency: Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City.

Fellowship: Hughston Orthopedic Clinic and Sports Medicine Hospital

Society Memberships: The Philadelphia Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine

The American College of Sports Medicine

The Arthroscopy Associates of North America

He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (FAAOS)

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Dr. John M. Minnich

Dr. John M. Minnich
Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon
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John M. Minnich, MD is a fellowship-trained, board-certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine. Dr. Minnich joined Upper Bucks Orthopaedics in August 2010 and is a member of the Grand View Medical Staff. He specializes in arthroscopic surgery, cartilage restoration procedures, ligament and tendon repair and reconstruction. Dr. Minnich attended Jefferson Medical College and performed his orthopaedic residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, and has a certificate of added qualification (CAQ) in sports medicine. He was appointed as a staff orthopaedic surgeon to the Pensacola Naval Hospital and served with distinction while deployed to the Middle East. He then went on to complete an orthopaedic surgery sports medicine fellowship at the University of Virginia Medical Center. Dr. Minnich is a Credentialed ImPACT Consultant and specializes in the management of sports-related concussions.
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Education
• Undergraduate: College of William & Mary, Williamsburg, VA
• Medical: Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
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Dr. Brett Horwitz

Dr. Brett Horwitz

Brett Horwitz, MD – Orthopaedic Surgeon
Valley Forge Orthopaedics
Member of the Medical Staff of Phoenixville Hospital

Dr. Brett Horwitz is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon and Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons who specializes in sports-related injuries, arthroscopic knee and shoulder reconstruction, and total joint replacement surgery.

Dr. Horwitz offers comprehensive evaluation and treatment of all musculoskeletal conditions, including arthroscopic and open surgical reconstruction of the upper and lower extremities. He is now available to see patients at three area locations.

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A President’s Scholar and Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Temple University, Dr. Horwitz:
• Received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine, where he also completed his internship.
• Completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Pennsylvania Hospital.
• Received post-graduate fellowship training in sports medicine at Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
• Received the Charles S. Neer Award in shoulder surgery presented by the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons.
• Served as a professional sports consultant and physician for the PGA, ATP and WTA tours.
• Served as assistant team physician for the 1990 Philadelphia Eagles..

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Dr. Kevin Welsh MD

Dr. Kevin Walsh MD

Dr. Kevin Walsh is a non-operative physician specializing in sports medicine with PremierOrthopedics – Main Line Sports Medicine division in Bryn Mawr, PA.

Dr. Walsh currently serves as the Head Team Physician for Rosemont College, Malvern Preparatory School, and Upper Merion High School.

Dr. Walsh is also the Team Physician for Villanova University’s Women’s Basketball Team

 

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Dr. Blane Sessions

Dr. Blane Sessions

Blane Sessions is a Orthopedic Surgeon with the Philadelphia Hand Center specializing in Orthopaedic Upper Extremity conditions of the elbow, wrist, and hand.

As a former NCAA division I Baseball player, Dr Sessions understand the pressures of sports injuries in high school, college, professional and weekend-warrior athletes.

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The practice is centered in Delaware County and Dr. Sessions has hospital affiliations within Jefferson, Crozer, and Penn hospital systems.

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Dr. Timothy Ackerman

Dr. Timothy Ackerman is a Fellowship Trained and Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon with The Arlington Group.

During his fellowship training, he worked with the Team Physicians and participated in the care of the Philadelphia Eagles, Flyers, Phantoms, as well as Drexel University and Rutgers University. While working with the Eagles, he traveled with the team and provided care to the athletes which included a trip to the Super Bowl.

Dr. Ackerman serves as Team Physician and Orthopedic Surgeon for Penn State University Harrisburg Campus and Lebanon Valley College.

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Vincent N. Disabella, D.O., FAOASM, Internal Sports Medicine

Vincent N. Disabella, D.O., FAOASM

Premier Orthopaedic Associates of Southern NJ
Offices in Vineland, Elmer, Mullica Hill and Woolwich, NJ.

Vincent N. Disabella, D.O., FAOASM is a Fellowship Trained and Board Certified Sports Medicine Physician and Board Certified Internal Medicine Physician at Premier Orthopaedic Associates.

Dr. Disabella’s practice covers all areas of sports medicine including concussion/post concussion management, exercise induced asthma, diabetic athletes and sports related injuries. His on the field, hands on medical experience makes him especially qualified to help athletes of any age with sports injuries.
Dr. Disabella graduated from Albright College and went on to attain his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and remained at the PCOM for his Internship and Residency training. Dr. Disabella then completed his fellowship at Union Hospital Barnabas Health System in Primary Care/Sports Medicine.

Dr. Disabella is the former team physician at the University of Delaware. During his tenure at the university (1998-2006), he was responsible for the total healthcare of the 23 NCAA varsity teams, cheerleaders, dance team, mascots and the national and international figure skaters who trained at the University of Delaware’s skating center.

Dr. Disabella has presented sports medicine related lectures at state, regional and national meetings. He has published multiple medical articles and chapters in various medical texts. He has been interviewed on several television programs including with ESPN’S “Outside the Lines” and the former host of “The Sports Health Highlight” an sports medicine radio talk show. As the Director of The Sports Medicine Fellowship at Inspira Health Network, Dr. Disabella will be leading the way for sports medicine specialists in the future. His training of young doctors will increase the level of Sports Medicine expertise in South Jersey for years to come.

Sports Medicine, Concussion Symptoms
College: Albright College
Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Internship: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Fellowship: Union Hospital Saint Barnabas Health System, Primary Care/Sports Medicine
Distinctions: Served as Team Physician at University of Delaware for 23 NCAA teams.

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Dr. David Eingorn

Dr. David Eingorn is a Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon with Mercer Buck Orthopedic specializing in adult reconstructive surgery and general orthopaedics.
They have locations in Langhorne, Pa and Hamilton, Lawrenceville and Marlton, NJ

Dr. Eingorn has received recognition as a “top doc” in our region, and serves as an associate staff member at St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne, PA.
Dr. Eingorn also did volunteer surgery duty during the 9/11/01 attacks of the World Trade Center in New York City.

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Dr. Wong

Fellowship Trained in Sports Medicine from Temple University

Practice: Institute of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Locations: Forked River, NJ and Little Egg Harbor, NJ

Hospital Affiliations: Southern Ocean Medical Center, Manahawkin, NJ

Medical School: Des Moines University of Medicine and Health Science College of Osteopathic Medicine

Internship: UMDNJ – School of Osteopathic Medicine

Orthopedics Residency: UMDNJ – School of Osteopathic Medicine

Society Memberships:
American Osteopathic Association
American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics
New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
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Dr. Tim Amann

Dr. Tim Amann
The Center for Advanced Orthopedics – Locations in Philadelphia, East Norriton, Plymouth Meeting and Blue Bell

Dr. Amann is fellowship trained in sports medicine and works with a variety of local colleges and universities including Chestnut Hill College, Ursinus, Montco to name a few.

Here’s the latest online information: He is currently the team physician for Chestnut Hill College, Gwynned Mercy College, Montgomery County Community College and Methacton High School and is the assistant team physician for Ursinus College.

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George Thomas Stollsteimer, MD, CAQSM, Orthopedic Surgeon

George Thomas Stollsteimer, MD, CAQSM, Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. George Stollsteimer is an orthopedic surgeon in Yardley, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with St. Mary Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. He is one of 23 doctors at St. Mary Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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George Thomas Stollsteimer, MD, CAQSM, Orthopedic Surgeon

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Dr. Peter Baddick
Dr. Peter Baddick is President & Chief Medical Officer with Penn Medical Group out of Lehighton, PA.

Dr. Baddick is also the “Game Physician Emeritus” with the Pittsburgh Steelers, the New England Patriots, the Atlanta Falcons, and the Denver Broncos.

Dr. Baddick specializes in sports medicine and orthopedic surgery and additionally works for CareStat in Abbington, PA

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Chu, Benjamin I., M.D.

Benjamin I. Chu, M.D.

Benjamin I. Chu, M.D. earned his medical degree at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. His residency training was completed at the University of Michigan, followed by a Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Fellowship at Orthopaedic Research of Virginia. He is board certified in orthopaedic surgery. Dr. Chu specializes in arthroscopic surgery for injuries to the knee and shoulder and also treats general orthopaedic conditions.

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“I believe that top notch medical care requires carefully listening to each patient, performing a thorough physical examination, and then discussing the diagnosis and treatment options. At OrthopaediCare, my partners and I know that it is important to clearly communicate with our patients and educate them so that together we can develop the best treatment plan.”

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Benjamin I. Chu, M.D.

Thomas A. Dwyer, M.D., FAAOS

Thomas A. Dwyer, M.D., FAAOS

Orthopaedic Surgeon, President/CEO of Premier Orthopaedic Associates of Southern NJ

Practice: Premier Orthopaedic Associates of Southern NJ

Locations: Vineland, Elmer, Mullica Hill, & opening soon in Woolwich.

Hospital Affiliations: Inspira Health Network

College: University of Notre Dame
Medical School: SUNY, Health Science Center at Syracuse, Syracuse
Internship: University of Connecticut Health Science Center
Residency: University of Connecticut Health Science Center
Fellowship: Orthopaedic Research of Virginia, Arthroscopic Shoulder & Knee Reconstruction/Sports Medicine

Distinctions:

• Specializes in Minimally Invasive, Arthroscopic Surgery for athletes with Shoulder and Knee Injuries.
• The Daily Journal, Best Orthopedic Surgeon 08′,10′-12′
• South Jersey Magazine “Top Doc”, Orthopedic Surgeon, 08′, 10′, 12′
• “Top Orthopedist” by Consumer Research Council, 2008.
• “One of the best physicians in New Jersey” by Inside Jersey Magazine
• Team Physician for St Augustine Prep School

For more information about Dr. Dwyer call 1-888-62-BONES or visit their website at http://www.poasnj.com

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Thomas A. Dwyer, M.D., FAAOS

 

Kevin Walsh, M.D.

Kevin Walsh, M.D.

MAIN LINE SPORTS MEDICINE – Dr. Walsh graduated from Jefferson Medical College. He completed his residency in Family Medicine at Christiana Care Health System in Delaware and received his Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine after completing a fellowship at Healthplex Sports Medicine of Crozer-Keystone Health System. He has been treating non-operative orthopaedic injuries on the Main Line for the last 10 years.
Currently, Dr. Walsh serves as the Head Team Physician for Rosemont College, Malvern Preparatory School, and Upper Merion High School. Dr. Walsh is also the team physican for Villanova University’s Women’s Basketball Team.

His practice is centered on athletes and active people of all ages, and he has a special interest in disorders related to running. He provides non-operative treatment for the entire spectrum of orthopaedic injuries, and performs video gait analysis and custom foot orthotic fabrication on-site.

Dr. Walsh is one of the few physicians in the Philadelphia area who is trained in Prolotherapy – dextrose injection treatments for chronic pain syndromes. He also performs PRP (Platelet-rich plasma) injections for acute and chronic injuries.

Concussion management is at the forefront of sports medicine, and Dr. Walsh is one of the area’s experts in the field.

Main Line Today magazine recognized Dr. Walsh as a ‘Top Doc’ in 2011.

Dr Walsh teaches sports medicine to the Family Practice residents at Bryn Mawr Hospital.

 

Kevin Walsh, M.D.

Dr. David Rubenstein

Dr. David Rubenstein is with Main Line Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. He is currently the Director of Sports Medicine at Lankenau Hospital, current team physician for the Philadelphia Soul, and former physician with the Philadelphia 76ers.

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Dr. David Rubenstein

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Dr. Mark Schwartz, MD

Dr. Mark Schwartz, MD, Burlington County Orthopedic Specialists

Dr. Schwartz , TOP DOC in NJ 2011, 2012 and 2013 for Sports Medicine!!!
• Dr. Schwartz specializes in Sports Medicine and arthroscopic surgery
• Dr. Schwartz is Co-Director of Virtua Health’s Sports Medicine Program
• Dr. Schwartz was named a 2013 Top Doc by the International Association of Orthopedic Surgeons

Practice: Burlington County Orthopedic Specialists

Locations: Mt. Laurel, NJ

Hospital Affiliations: Virtua Hospital

Medical School: Duke University

Orthopedics Residency: Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City.

Fellowship: Hughston Orthopedic Clinic and Sports Medicine Hospital

Society Memberships: The Philadelphia Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine

  • The American College of Sports Medicine
  • The Arthroscopy Associates of North America
  • He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (FAAOS)

 

Dr. Mark Schwartz, MD

Joshua Heller, M.D.

Joshua Heller, M.D.

Joshua Heller, MD, is an assistant professor of neurological and orthopedic surgery at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. Heller has a broad clinical practice, routinely treating degeneration, traumatic injuries and tumors, but takes a special interest in the treatment of complex spinal deformities, such as scoliosis and kyphosis. He has spoken before the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, written chapters in five textbooks and has been published in numerous journals. Dr. Heller is a graduate of Brandeis University and Temple University School of Medicine. He completed his neurosurgery residency at Temple University and completed fellowships in spine surgery at Shriners Hospital for Children in Philadelphia and the University of Virginia. He lives in Philadelphia and has been on staff at Jefferson since 2011.

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Joshua Heller, M.D.

William C. Meyers, MD

William C. Meyers, MD has dedicated 25 years to pioneering the diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation and prevention of core muscle injuries (also known as athletic pubalgia or sports hernia). Treating patients with abdominal or groin injuries stemmed from a unique experience in the 1980s with the U.S. National Soccer Team, Miami Dolphins, and various Olympic athletes. Since then, he has developed a number of variants of the surgical repair for core muscle injuries (athletic pubalgia/sports hernia) and their relationship to the ball and socket hip joint. He has evaluated over 15,000 patients, including professional players from the National Football League, National Hockey League, National Basketball Association, Major League Baseball, Major League Soccer, Professional Tennis, Professional Golf, Professional Bull Riding, Swimming, Olympic Track and Field, collegiate and recreational athletes.

Dr. Meyers received his B.A. from Harvard University and his M.D. from Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed his residency and fellowship at Duke University, subsequently serving 14 years as Chief for various divisions of surgery. Prior to moving to Philadelphia, Dr. Meyers was Chairman of Surgery and Surgeon-in-Chief at University of Massachusetts-Worcester. He served as Professor, Chairman of Surgery and Senior Associate Dean at Drexel University College of Medicine from January 2001 until November of 2010. Dr. Meyers has been funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and has received various industry grants for research. He has authored and co-authored over 300 peer reviewed medical publications, and has authored chapters and edited texts. He also has authored two books. In 2013, Dr. Meyers established Vincera Institute, a center dedicated to the prevention, diagnosis, treatment, rehabilitation, research and education of core injuries.

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William C. Meyers, MD

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Week 17 – vs. Cowboys

James L. Carey, MD, MPH

James L. Carey, MD, MPH

Dr. James Carey, is an Orthopedic Surgeon and Director of the Penn Center for Advanced Cartilage Repair and Osteochondritis Dissecans Treatment.

He is also the Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery for the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

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Dr. Schwartz, M.D.

 

Week 16 – vs. Bears

Dr. Schwartz, M.D.

Dr. Schwartz, M.D.
Burlington County Orthopedic Specialists
TOP DOC in NJ 2011, 2012 and 2013 for Sports Medicine!!!
• Dr. Schwartz specializes in Sports Medicine and arthroscopic surgery
• Dr. Schwartz is Co-Director of Virtua Health’s Sports Medicine Program
• Dr. Schwartz was named a 2013 Top Doc by the International Association of Orthopedic Surgeons

Practice: Burlington County Orthopedic Specialists

Locations: Mt. Laurel, NJ

Hospital Affiliations: Virtua Hospital

Medical School: Duke University

Orthopedics Residency: Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City.

Fellowship: Hughston Orthopedic Clinic and Sports Medicine Hospital

Society Memberships:

The Philadelphia Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine
The American College of Sports Medicine
The Arthroscopy Associates of North America
He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (FAAOS)
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Dr. Schwartz, M.D.

Week 15 – vs. Vikings

Shyam Brahmabhatt, M.D.

Shyam Brahmabhatt, M.D., a graduate of Temple University School of Medicine, completed his residency at Temple University Hospital. He then completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. During his fellowship, Dr. Brahmabhatt served as the Assistant Team Physician for the New York Jets.

Dr. Brahmabhatt is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and specializes in Sports Medicine and arthroscopic surgery, as well as shoulder and knee replacement and reconstruction.

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Shyam Brahmabhatt, M.D.

Week 14 – vs. Lions

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Weekly Injury Report

Week 13 – vs. Cardinals
Thomas A. Dwyer, M.D.

Thomas A. Dwyer, M.D., FAAOS, Orthopedic Surgeon
Orthopaedic Surgeon, President/CEO
College: University of Notre Dame
Medical School: SUNY, Health Science Center at Syracuse, Syracuse
Internship: University of Connecticut Health Science Center
Residency: University of Connecticut Health Science Center
Fellowship: Orthopaedic Research of Virginia, Arthroscopic Shoulder & Knee Reconstruction/Sports Medicine
Distinctions: The Daily Journal, Best Orthopedic Surgeon 08′,10′-12′; South Jersey Magazine “Top Doc”, Orthopedic Surgeon, 08′, 10′, 12′; “Top Orthopedist” by Consumer Research Council, 2008. “One of the best physicians in New Jersey” by Inside Jersey Magazine.

Thomas A. Dwyer, MD, is a Board Certified and Fellowship Trained, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgeon at Premier Orthopaedic Associates who specializes in Minimally Invasive, Arthroscopic Surgery for athletes with Shoulder and Knee Injuries. Dr. Dwyer is a passionate sports fan, especially for his alma mater, the Fighting Irish at Notre Dame and for his two daughters Softball Team. He treats patients in Vineland, Elmer and Mullica Hill, New Jersey and you can learn more about him and Premier at http://www.poasnj.com

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Thomas A. Dwyer, M.D.

Week 11 – vs. Redskins

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Weekly Injury Report

Week 10 – vs. Packers
James A. Tom, MD

James A. Tom, MD
Team Orthopaedic Surgeon – Drexel University Athletics
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Drexel University College of Medicine

James Tom MD is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon who is fellowship-trained in sports medicine and shoulder surgery. He is the Team Orthopaedic Surgeon for Drexel University Athletics, a Faculty Attending at Hahnemann University Hospital, and an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery in the Drexel University College of Medicine. He is also an Affiliated Faculty member in the School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems at Drexel University.

Dr. Tom received his medical degree with distinction from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He completed his internship and residency in orthopaedic surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine where he also served as Chief Resident. He subsequently completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery at the University of Virginia..

Dr. Tom’s clinical expertise and research interests include shoulder and upper extremity injuries, ACL and multiple ligament knee injuries, and meniscal and articular cartilage injuries. He has authored numerous articles in peer-reviewed orthopaedic journals and has widely presented his clinical and basic science research at national meetings.

James A. Tom, MD


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Week 9 – vs. Raiders
Dr. Mark Schwartz, MD

Dr. Mark Schwartz, MD
Burlington County Orthopedic Specialists
Mt. Laurel, NJ

• Dr. Schwartz was recognized by the Consumers’ Research Council’s in both 2011 and 2012 “Guide to America’s Top Orthopaedists,” and named to SJ Magazine’s Top Docs list for 2011 & 2012 for Sports Medicine.

• Dr. Schwartz is Co-director of Virtua Health’s Sports Medicine Program.

• 2013 Top Doc by the International Association of Orthopedic Surgeons

• In Feb 2010, he was selected as one of the NURSES CHOICE of Top Doctors based on a poll of NJ nurses, also in New Jersey Monthly Magazine. Dr. Schwartz was recognized as one of New Jersey’s “Most Recommended Physicians” in 2011, 2012 and 2013 by National Consumers Survey.

Hospital Affiliation: Virtua Hospital, Mt Holly, NJ – Division
Medical School: Duke University and Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Orthopedics Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center, NY
Fellowship: Hughston Orthopaedic Clinic and Sports Medicine Hospital in Columbus, Georgia.

Society Memberships: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeon
American College of Sports Medicine
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Sports Affiliations: Local Area Schools-Moorestown High School

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Dr. Mark Schwartz, MD

Week 8 – vs. Giants
Brett Horwitz, MD

Brett Horwitz, MD – Orthopaedic Surgeon
Valley Forge Orthopaedics
Member of the Medical Staff of Phoenixville Hospital

Dr. Brett Horwitz is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon and Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons who specializes in sports-related injuries, arthroscopic knee and shoulder reconstruction, and total joint replacement surgery.

Dr. Horwitz offers comprehensive evaluation and treatment of all musculoskeletal conditions, including arthroscopic and open surgical reconstruction of the upper and lower extremities. He is now available to see patients at three area locations.

A President’s Scholar and Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Temple University, Dr. Horwitz:

• Received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine, where he also completed his internship.

• Completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Pennsylvania Hospital.

• Received post-graduate fellowship training in sports medicine at Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

• Received the Charles S. Neer Award in shoulder surgery presented by the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons.

• Served as a professional sports consultant and physician for the PGA, ATP and WTA tours.

• Served as assistant team physician for the 1990 Philadelphia Eagles.

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Brett Horwitz, MD

Week 7 – vs. Cowboys
Dr. Saxena

Arjun Saxena, MD

Trenton Orthopaedic Group
Since August 20, 2012

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Education
Undergraduate: The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania
Medical: Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia

Training
General Surgery Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital – Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Adult Hip & Knee Reconstruction Fellowship: Anderson Orthopaedic Clinic, Alexandria, Virginia

.Professional Memberships

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons – Candidate
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons – Candidate
  • American Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons – Candidate
  • New Jersey Medical Society
  • Mercer County Medical Society
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • Bucks County Medical Society

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Dr. Saxena

Week 6 – vs. Buccaneers

Dr. Jason Wong 

Institute of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

  • Board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon
  • Specializes in Arthroscopic Shoulder surgery, knee surgery and sports medicine.

Practice:  Institute of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Locations: Forked River, NJ & Little Egg Harbor, NJ

Hospital Affiliations: Southern Ocean County Medical Center, Member of Meridian Health

College: University of Southern California

Medical School: Des Moines University of Medicine and Health Science College of Osteopathic Medicine

Residency UMDNJ – School of Osteopathic Medicine

Fellowship Temple University Hospital

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Dr. Jason Wong

Week 5 – vs. Giants

sennett-brian

Orthopedic Surgery, Board Certified

Dr. DiNubile is an Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in Sports Medicine in private practice in Havertown, Pennsylvania and is a Clinical Assistant Professor of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. DiNubile has been chosen in “Best Doctors in America” as well as “Guide to America’s Top Surgeons.”
He is the author of the bestselling book, FrameWork- Your 7 Step Program for Healthy Muscles, Bones & Joints (Rodale) and is Executive Producer and host of the award winning national PBS television special, Your Body’s FrameWork.
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Dr. Nicholas A. Dinubile, MD

Week 4 – vs. Broncos

sennett brian NovaCare Injury Podcast

Dr. Brian J. Sennett is an orthopaedic surgeon at the University of Pennsylvania.  He is the Chief of Sports Medicine and the Vice Chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Pennsylvania.  He is also the Head Team Physician for the Philadelphia 76ers and Penn Athletics.

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Brian Sennett

Week 3 – vs. Chiefs

Fred McAlpin, III, D.O., FAOAO, Orthopedic SurgeonFred McAlpin, III, D.O., FAOAO, Orthopedic Surgeon

Premier Orthopaedic Associates of Southern NJ

Fred McAlpin, III, DO, FAOAO, is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon and partner with Premier Orthopaedic Associates.

Dr. McAlpin specializes in arthroscopic shoulder surgery, knee surgery and sports medicine care. His practice in orthopedic care includes minimally invasive, arthroscopic surgery techniques designed for athletes and non-athletes alike. As an orthopedic surgeon, Dr. McAlpin works with his patients to find relief from common ailments like arthritis, knee or shoulder injuries and fractures and sprains. He is also the Director of the Orthopaedic Residency program at Inspira Health Network where he teaches new doctors about Orthopedic Surgery and trains them on the important techniques of treating patients with orthopedic conditions. As the Director of the Orthopedic Residency Program at Inspira Health Network he is teaching future Orthopedic doctors the necessary skills required to provide high quality Orthopedic care and treat patients in the future. He recently introduced the use of Platelet Rich Plasma therapy for knee pain to his practice which was made popular by reports of successful use by well known athletes like Tiger Woods, Alex Rodriguez, Rafael Nadal and Kobe Bryant.

Dr. McAlpin graduated from Ursinus College and earned his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Then, at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey he attended his internship and residency. Then he attended Temple University in Philadelphia, PA for his Fellowship Training in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine.

Fred McAlpin, III, D.O., FAOAO, Orthopedic Surgeon

Week 2 – vs. Chargers

Dr.-Milo-Sewards,-M.D.Dr. Milo Sewards, M.D.

Dr. Sewards is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine at Temple University School of Medicine.  He serves as the Program Director for the Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program at Temple, and is a Team Physician for Temple Athletics.  As a specialist in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy at Temple, he treats athletes from all over the city, covering varsity athletics at Temple, as well as high school athletes from many schools in the Philadelphia School District and Philadelphia Catholic League.

Dr. Milo Sewards, M.D.

Week 1 – vs. Redskins

JohnJMcPhilemyDOJohn J McPhilemy , D.O.

Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Primary Affiliation: Lankenau Medical Center
Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

Dr. Jack McPhilemy is a sports medicine surgeon with Philadelphia Orthopedic Group. Jack is the Chairman and Professor of Orthopedics at PCOM. He just retired in June after 24 years as team physician for the Philadelphia 76’ers.

John J McPhilemy , D.O.

David-L-Rubenstein-,-M.D.

David L Rubenstein , M.D.

Medical School: Temple University School of Medicine

Internship: Albert Einstein Medical Center

Residency: Albert Einstein Medical Center

Fellowship: Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic

Primary Affiliation:  Lankenau Medical Center

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

Academic Titles:
Instructor in Orthopaedic Surgery
Associate Director of the Sports Medicine Fellowship – Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Clinical/Dept Titles: Director, Sports Medicine

David L Rubenstein , M.D.

Dr. John Minnich

Injury Podcast

Michael Cordas, D.O.

Michael Cordas, D.O.

Dr. Michael Cordas is a non-operative sports medicine physician with Arlington Orthopedics located in Harrisburg.  He is currently the Director of Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship Program at Pinnacle Health System in Harrisburg, PA.  He currently serves as a team physician for McDevitt High School, Trinity High School, Lebanon Valley College, Penn State – Harrisburg campus, and City Islanders Soccer team to name a few.

Dr. Michael Cordas, a native of Steelton, Pa. graduated from Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, and the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. His postgraduate training was at Community General Osteopathic Hospital in Harrisburg, Pa.  He has trained in various Sportsmedicine programs in the country.

Dr. Cordas is Board Certified in Family Practice and Sportsmedicine. He was a member of the Governor’s Council on Physicial Fitness and Sports in Pennsylvania. He is the Chairman of the Medical Advisory Committee of the Pennsylvania Inter-scholastic Athletic Association, a member of the Pennsylvania Athletic Commission, an advisory member of the National Athletic Trainers Association,and the Pennsylvania Athletic Trainers Society in which he was inducted into its Hall of Fame.  He is also a member of many medical societies and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians and a Fellow of the American Osteopathic Academy of Sportsmedicine.

Dr. Cordas was Chairman of Primary Care Sportsmedicine at the M.S. Hershey Medical Center at the Penn State School of Medicine and was the Team Physician for the Penn State Football and Wrestling teams in State College.  He is now the Director of Primary Care Sportsmedicine for Performance Sportsmedicine of the Arlington Group and of the Pinnacle Health System. He is also the Director of the Primary Care Sportsmedicine Fellowship program at the Pinnacle Health System in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.  He has been published numerous times and has lectured nationally.

Michael Cordas, D.O.

Chu,-Benjamin-I.,-M.D.Chu, Benjamin I., M.D.

Sports medicine surgeon with Orthopaedicare with locations in Doylestown and Chalfont, PA.

Benjamin I. Chu, M.D. earned his medical degree at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. His residency training was completed at the University of Michigan, followed by a Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Fellowship at Orthopaedic Research of Virginia. He is board certified in orthopaedic surgery. Dr. Chu specializes in arthroscopic surgery for injuries to the knee and shoulder and also treats general orthopaedic conditions.

“I believe that top notch medical care requires carefully listening to each patient, performing a thorough physical examination, and then discussing the diagnosis and treatment options. At OrthopaediCare, my partners and I know that it is important to clearly communicate with our patients and educate them so that together we can develop the best treatment plan.”

Chu, Benjamin I., M.D.

Christopher Carey, MD

Christopher Carey, MD

Dr Carey is a board certified Orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine. He serves as the co-director of Virtua Hospital’s sports medicine program. Dr Carey graduated from Jefferson Medical College. He did his fellowship in the Harvard/Mass General Hospital Sports Medicine program where he spent time working with the Boston Bruins and New England Patriots. He has been voted as one of South Jersey’s top docs.

Dr Carey and his partner Dr Katie Gollotto practice at Orthopaedic Reconstruction Specialists in Voorhees and specialize in compassionate, personalized Orthopaedic care for all ages. For more information about Dr Carey, or to make an appointment, call his office at 856-795-1945.

Christopher Carey, MD

DavidBGealtDAVID B. GEALT, DO

Assistant Professor of Cooper Medical School of Rowan University
Assistant Professor of University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – Robert Wood Johnson
Director, Concussion Program
Assistant Director, Sports Medicine

David B. Gealt, DO, a South Jersey native, is the Assistant Director of Sports Medicine and Director of the Sports Concussion Program. He is an Assistant Professor of Cooper Medical School of Rowan University and an Assistant Professor of University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – Robert Wood Johnson and University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey – School of Osteopathic Medicine (UMDNJ-SOM). He received his fellowship training in Primary Care Sports Medicine at the University Hospitals Health System in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Gealt completed his residency in family medicine at UMDNJ-SOM/Lady of Lourdes Medical Center. He received his medical degree from UMDNJ-SOM and is board-certified in Family Medicine and Sports Medicine.

Dr. Gealt specializes in medical orthopaedics, sports medicine and concussion management. He lectures nationally and regionally on various sports medicine topics.  He has both authored publications in peer reviewed journals and has contributed to sports medicine textbooks. He serves as team physician for the Philadelphia Wings Professional Indoor Lacrosse, HaverfordCollege, and various high schools throughout southern New Jersey. He recently had the opportunity to be a team physician for USA Olympics at the Olympic training facility in Colorado Springs.

Dr. Gealt is an active member of the American Osteopathic Academy of Sports Medicine, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, and American Osteopathic Association, as well as various state and local medical societies. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees and the Sports Concussion Committee for the Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey. He is an avid runner who participates in several road races each year. Dr. Gealt resides in Voorhees, NJ with his wife and son.

David B Gealt, DO


Fredric-Kleinbart,-MDDr. Fredric Kleinbart, MD

Dr. Fredric Kleinbart was the former Director of Sports Medicine and is currently an active staff member at Hahnemann University Hospital.  Additionally, he is an Associate Professor of Orthepaedic Surgery at Drexel University College of Medicine.  He has a Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine and for the last 5 years he has been an associate master instructor of arthroscopy at the Orthopedic Learning Center which allows him to teach arthroscopies nationally.  A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Dr. Kleinbart completed his residency training in Orthopaedic Surgery at Kingsbrook Jewish- Beth Israel Medical Centers and his Sports Medicine fellowship at Temple University Hospital.

Dr. Kleinbart’s USA Olympic experience includes serving as the orthopaedic surgeon at the San Diego Olympic training center, as a ringside physician for USA Boxing, and as a ringside physician for the Olympic boxing trials. He was the head Orthopaedic surgeon and co-team physician for Drexel University. He was also the Orthopaedic consultant for the American Repertory Ballet and the Princeton Ballet School and has a long history as team physician for various collegiate and high school teams. He has been instrumental in the creation of specialty sports clinics including the Arts Medicine Center, Women’s Sports Medicine and Pediatric Sports Medicine clinics at Hahnemann University hospital and the Drexel University College of Medicine.

Dr. Kleinbart established the Hahnemann University Hospital and Drexel Sports Medicine Arthroscopy lab and is an Associate Master instructor for various national arthroscopy courses. He lectures frequently on such varied topics as “The Weekend Warrior,” “The Female Athlete” and “Common Orthopaedic Injuries”. He has a special interest in shoulder and knee reconstruction and the Female Triad.

Dr. Kleinbart resides in Princeton, NJ with his wife and three children.

Fredric Kleinbart, MD

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Weekly Injury Podcast

Michael-J.-Maggitti,-M.D.Michael J. Maggitti, M.D.

Core Orthopedics – Exton, PA

Undergraduate Education:  Villanova University: B.S. Biology, Cum Laude, September 1, 1972- May 1976

Medical Education:  Temple University Medical School: Doctor of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, September 1976- May 29, 1980

Surgical Internship:  Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, July 1, 1980- June 30, 1981

Orthopedic Residency:  St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center/Columbia University, New York, NY, July 1, 1981- June 30, 1985

Dr. Maggitti’s Practice interests:  Knee/Hip/Shoulder replacement, Arthroscopic knee/shoulder surgery, Trauma/Fracture Care

Michael J. Maggitti, M.D.

Dr.--Dennis-McHughDennis P. McHugh, DO

The Center for Advanced Orthopedics in East Norriton and Plymouth Meeting

Dennis P. McHugh, DO, is a board certified Orthopaedic Surgeon and a native Philadelphian. He earned his medical degree in 1996 from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM). His training continued at the same medical college for an additional five years. This included a traditional rotating internship for one year and four years of orthopaedic residency. During his residency, Dr. McHugh was chosen Chief Resident of Orthopaedic Services and served as Assistant to the Team Physician for the Philadelphia 76ers.

Dr. McHugh’s holds an academic appointment at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine as Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. This entails the education and training of orthopaedic surgeons. On a national level Dr. McHugh was selected as a committee member for the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery. This organization is responsible of the board certification of Orthopaedic Surgeons across the country.

Dr. McHugh serves as co-director of the Center for Joint Replacement at Mercy Suburban Hospital. Dr. McHugh’s major area of interest includes adult reconstructive joint and minimally invasive surgery. This would include total hip and knee replacements as well as cartilage transplants, partial joint replacements and femoral resurfacings of the hip. His specific areas of surgical training also include general orthopaedics, trauma, spine, hand, and pediatric orthopaedics.

Dr. McHugh had the honor of being selected as one of the orthopaedic surgeons for the 2006 NCAA basketball tournament. Dr. McHugh has contributed to numerous papers in the field of orthopaedics.


Dennis P. McHugh, D.O.

Robert-Falconiero,-DORobert P. Falconiero D.O.

Dr. Falconiero received a B.A. from Lafayette College in Easton, PA where he was a four year member of the Basketball team and currently inducted into their Hall of Fame.  He received his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and served as Chief Intern and Chief Resident at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine  in Southern New Jersey.  Dr. Falconiero completed his Fellowship in Sports Medicine in 1990 at the Graduate Hospital in Philadelphia. He began private practice at South Jersey Sports Medicine Center in Washington Township, New Jersey and also has an office located in Cherry Hill. He became board certified in orthopedics by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgeons in 1992.  Dr. Falconiero is a member of many local and national societies. He is a Fellow in the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics.

Dr. Falconiero provides orthopedic coverage on the sidelines of many area high school football games.  During his fellowship, he provided coverage to the Philadelphia Flyers Hockey team, the Philadelphia Eagles Football team, Villanova University Football team, Ebel Tennis Tournaments, and Virginia Slims Tennis Tournaments.  Dr Falconiero is currently the Head Varsity Basketball coach at his Alma Mater Bishop Eustace Preparatory School in Pennsauken, New Jersey.

Dr. Falconiero was inducted as President of the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics at the Annual Clinical Assembly of Osteopathic Specialist combined meeting in October of 2005 and has held various positions for the Academy since that time. He is married to his wife Deborah, and the proud father of Bobby, Tommy, and Jenny.

Robert P. Falconiero D.O.

Sidney Jacoby, MDSidney Jacoby, MD

Hand Surgeon at The Philadelphia Hand Center
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Jefferson Hospital
Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery at Phoenixville Hospital

Dr. Jacoby received his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and his Medical Doctor degree from Jefferson Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University.  He then completed an Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at Thomas Jefferson University with additional Fellowship training in Hand, Upper Extremity and Microvascular Surgery with The Philadelphia and South Jersey Hand Centers, also at Thomas Jefferson University.

Dr. Jacoby is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery with additional Subspecialty Certification in Surgery of the Hand.

Sidney Jacoby, MD

walsh kevin NovaCare Injury Podcast

Kevin Walsh, M.D.

MAIN LINE SPORTS MEDICINE

Dr. Walsh graduated from Jefferson Medical College. He completed his residency in Family Medicine at Christiana Care Health System in Delaware and received his Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine after completing a fellowship at Healthplex Sports Medicine of Crozer-Keystone Health System. He has been treating non-operative orthopaedic injuries on the Main Line for the last 10 years.

Kevin Walsh, M.D.

Rich-Diverniero-MDRich Diverniero MD

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

Specialist of General Orthopaedics, Joint Reconstruction, Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
Member of American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Associate Professor of UMDNJ

Rich Diverniero MD

Brahmabhatt,-Shyam,-M.D.Brahmabhatt, Shyam, M.D.

Shyam Brahmabhatt, M.D., a graduate of Temple University School of Medicine, completed his residency at Temple University Hospital. He then completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. During his fellowship, Dr. Brahmabhatt served as the Assistant Team Physician for the New York Jets.

Dr. Brahmabhatt is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and specializes in Sports Medicine and arthroscopic surgery, as well as shoulder and knee replacement and reconstruction.

Dr--Schwartz-picDr. Mark Schwartz, MD

Dr. Schwartz is a graduate of Duke University and attended Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. Following a residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City, Dr. Schwartz completed a Fellowship in sports medicine at the world renowned Hughston Orthopaedic Clinic and Sports Medicine Hospital in Columbus, Georgia.

He is a member of numerous state and local medical societies including the Philadelphia Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, The American College of Sports Medicine, and the Arthroscopy Associates of North America. He is Board Certified in the practice of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (FAAOS).

John-M.-NeideckerJohn M. Neidecker, DO, ATC

Dr. Neidecker received his undergraduate degree from High Point University in athletic training. He earned his medical degree and completed his residency in Family Medicine  at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, New Jersey.  There, he served as the Chief Resident on staff.  After residency, Dr. Neidecker went to the Cleveland Clinic and completed his fellowship in sports medicine.

Dr. AmannDr. Tim Amann – Ryan Howard’s Achilles

Dr. Amann specializes in sports medicine and treats all sports related injuries. While his expertise is in arthroscopy, repair and reconstruction of the shoulder, elbow, hip, knee and ankle, he continues to practice general orthopaedics as well. He is currently the team physician for Chestnut Hill College and Methacton High School.

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