Dr. Matthew S. Austin, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 42

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Dr. Austin's Experience

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Dr. Austin's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Austin Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
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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 South 11th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital
3300 Tillman Drive
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 Orthopedics
Bensalem, PA
3300 Tillman Dr
Bensalem, PA 19020
Rothman Institute Orthopedics
Center City Philadelphia
925 Chestnut St Fl 5
Philadelphia, PA 19107
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    Dr. Austin's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revisions
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Ataxia
    • Bursitis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
    • Knee Fracture
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
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    • Osteoarthritis of Hands
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Still's Disease
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger
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    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
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    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
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Austin & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  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. 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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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Austin

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Austin to family and friends

    88 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Austin's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    88 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    88 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    87 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 87 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Austin
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    87 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    88 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    88 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    88 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Austin accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Rothman Institute Orthopedics
    Bensalem, PA
    3300 Tillman Dr
    Bensalem, PA 19020
    (800) 321-9999 (Office)
    (215) 503-0580 (Fax)
    B
    Rothman Institute Orthopedics
    Center City Philadelphia
    925 Chestnut St Fl 5
    Philadelphia, PA 19107
    (800) 321-9999 (Office)
    (215) 503-0580 (Fax)
    C
    Rothman Institute Orthopedics
    Newtown
    2700 S Eagle Rd
    Newtown, PA 18940
    (800) 321-9999 (Office)
    (215) 503-0580 (Fax)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
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    Under 10 minutes
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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