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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male

500 Evergreen Dr Ste 10
Glen Mills, PA 19342
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Dr. Sessions' Experience

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Conditions Dr. Sessions Treats

  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Arthritic Conditions of the Upper Extremity
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Hospital Quality

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Jefferson University Hospitals - City Center
111 South 11th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Methodist Hospital
2301 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19148

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
The Philadelphia Hand Center PC
Brinton Lake/Glen Mills Office
500 Evergreen Dr Ste 10
Glen Mills, PA 19342
The Philadelphia Hand Center PC
Havertown Office
2010 W Chester Pike Ste 330
Havertown, PA 19083
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    Dr. Sessions' Experience

    Dr. Sessions' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
    • Pediatric Orthopedics

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
    • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Arthroscopy
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
    • Elbow Reconstruction
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Elbow Surgery
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
    • Finger Amputation
    • Finger Joint Fusion
    • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand and Wrist Fusion
    • Hand and Wrist Osteoarthrotomy
    • Hand Reconstruction
    • Hand Surgery
    • Hand Tendon Repair
    • Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
    • Joint Drainage
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    • Ligament Reconstruction and Tendon Interposition (LRTI) for the Thumb
    • Limb Reattachment
    • Microsurgical Procedure
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Pediatric Reconstructive Surgery
    • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Steroid Injection
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Wrist and Forearn Tenotomy
    • Wrist Fusion
    • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
    • Wrist Replacement
    • Wrist Surgery
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    Dr. Sessions says...

    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritic Conditions of the Upper Extremity
    • Arthritis of the Wrist
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Congenital Deformity
    • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Fracture
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Pediatric Trauma
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Injuries
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sports Injuries
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    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Tendonitis
    • Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Disorders
    • Wrist Fracture
    • Wrist Injuries
    • Wrist Pain
    • Wrist Sprain
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    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Graduated in 2006

    Internship Hospital

    Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
    Complete in 2007

    Residency Hospital

    Louisiana State University Health Science Center
    Complete in 2011

    Fellowship Hospital

    The Philadelphia Hand Center/Thomas Jefferson Hospital
    Complete in 2012

    Undergraduate Schools

    Centenary College Of Louisiana
    Graduated in 2002
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sessions & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Sessions' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Chester County Hospital

    • Delaware County Memorial Hospital

    • Crozer - Chester Medical Center

    • Jefferson University Hospitals - City Center

    • Methodist Hospital

    • Springfield Hospital

    • Taylor Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sessions

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sessions to family and friends

    76 responses
    above
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    74 responses
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    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    75 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    76 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 75 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Sessions
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    76 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    76 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    76 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    74 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Sessions accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Amerihealth
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • CoreSource
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Keystone Mercy Health Plan
    • Medicare
    • Oxford Health Plans
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    Office Locations

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    The Philadelphia Hand Center PC
    Brinton Lake/Glen Mills Office
    500 Evergreen Dr Ste 10
    Glen Mills, PA 19342
    (800) 971-4263 (Office)
    (215) 521-3002 (Fax)
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    The Philadelphia Hand Center PC
    Havertown Office
    2010 W Chester Pike Ste 330
    Havertown, PA 19083
    (800) 971-4263 (Office)
    (215) 521-3002 (Fax)
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    The Philadelphia Hand Center PC
    Administrative Office
    834 Chestnut St Ste G114
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    (215) 521-3009 (Office)
    (215) 521-3002 (Fax)
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