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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

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Dr. Austin's Experience

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Dr. Austin's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Dr. Austin Performs

Conditions Dr. Austin Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Jefferson University Hospitals - City Center
111 S 11th St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital
3300 Tillman Dr
Bensalem, PA 19020

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Austin

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Rothman Institute Orthopaedics
Rothman Institute - Bensalem, PA
3300 Tillman Dr
Bensalem, PA 19020
Rothman Institute Orthopaedics
Rothman Institute - Center City Philadelphia
925 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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    Dr. Austin's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    2
    • Avascular Necrosis
    • Femoral Acetabular Impingement
    • Hip Arthritis
    • Hip Pain
    • Knee Arthritis
    • Knee Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Austin

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

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

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • OITE Award, 2002
    • Knee failure mechanisms after total knee arthroplasty, 2004
    • The effect of tibial polyethylene insert design on range of motion: Evaluation of in vivo knee kinematics by a computerized navigation system during total knee arthroplasty., 2004
    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Temple University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1998

    Internship Hospital

    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

    Undergraduate Schools

    Albright College
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Austin & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Austin's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Austin has admitting privileges:

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    • Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital

    • Jefferson University Hospitals - City Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Austin

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Austin to family and friends

    98 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Austin's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    98 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    98 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    97 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 97 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Austin
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    97 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    98 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    98 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    98 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Austin accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    Office Locations

    A
    Rothman Institute Orthopaedics
    Rothman Institute - Bensalem, PA
    3300 Tillman Dr
    Bensalem, PA 19020
    (800) 321-9999 (Office)
    B
    Rothman Institute Orthopaedics
    Rothman Institute - Center City Philadelphia
    925 Chestnut St
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    (800) 321-9999 (Office)
    C
    Rothman Institute Orthopaedics
    Rothman Institute - Newtown, PA
    2700 S Eagle Rd
    Newtown, PA 18940
    (800) 321-9999 (Office)
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