Dr. Walter W. Dearolf III, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 57

888 Fox Chase Rd Fl 1
Jenkintown, PA 19046
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Dr. Dearolf III's Experience

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Dr. Dearolf III's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Dearolf III Performs

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
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Jeanes Hospital
7600 Central Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19111
Holy Redeemer Hospital
1648 Huntingdon Pike
Meadowbrook, PA 19046

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Orthopedic Surgery/Rehab Assocs
Orthopedic Surgery/Rehab Assocs
888 Fox Chase Rd Fl 1
Jenkintown, PA 19046
Orthopaedic Srgy & Rehab Assocs
Orthopaedic Srgy & Rehab Assocs
7500 Central Ave Ste 108
Philadelphia, PA 19111
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    Dr. Dearolf III's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revisions
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revisions
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Steroid Injections
    • Synovial Biopsy
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    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injections
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Fracture
    • 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
    • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Femur Fracture
    • Foot Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hand Fracture
    • 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)
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    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • 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
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Tibula and Fibula Fractures
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Fracture
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    • 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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Thomas Jefferson University
    Graduated in 1982

    Internship Hospital

    Thos Jefferson U

    Residency Hospital

    Thos Jefferson U
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Dearolf III & Staff

    • English
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    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. Dearolf III's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Holy Redeemer Hospital

    • Jeanes Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    32 responses
    above
    national average

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    33 responses
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Experience with Dr. Dearolf III
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    33 responses
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    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    32 responses
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
    33 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    33 responses
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    Office Locations

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    Orthopedic Surgery/Rehab Assocs
    888 Fox Chase Rd Fl 1
    Jenkintown, PA 19046
    (215) 663-8050 (Office)
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    Orthopaedic Srgy & Rehab Assocs
    7500 Central Ave Ste 108
    Philadelphia, PA 19111
    (215) 745-4050 (Office)
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