Dr. Hilibrand is a native of Cherry Hill, New Jersey. He graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a B.S. in Life Sciences in 1986, and received his M.D. from the Yale University School of Medicine in 1990, where he served as Class President. He completed an Internship in Surgery and a Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Michigan Hospitals in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and a Fellowship in Spine and Spinal Cord Injury at Case Western Reserve University under Dr. Henry H. Bohlman. Dr. Hilibrand is the Vice Chairman for Academic Affairs and Faculty Development for the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and the Joseph and Marie Field Professor of Spinal Surgery and Professor of Neurological Surgery at the Rothman Institute and the Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University. He is the Co-Director of Spine Surgery and Director of the Spine Fellowship at Rothman Institute. He has been a board certified orthopaedic surgeon since 1998. Dr. Hilibrand served as the President of the Cervical Spine Research Society in 2015, and sits on the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons as the Chair of the Communications Cabinet. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the North American Spine Society as the Chair of Continuing Medical Education. Dr. Hilibrand endorses the AAOS A Nation in Motion® Campaign.
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Dr. Hilibrand's Care Philosophy
The Rothman Institute is affiliated with hospitals consisting of state-of-the-art facilities befitting world-class orthopaedic centers. Everything, from clinical and surgical centers, a fully equipped imaging area (with the latest MRI equipment) and a physical therapy center, to a pain management area, an orthotic center and research laboratories, libraries and an educational center are all under one roof. All are designed for the comfort and convenience of patients, as well as for the most efficient, effective delivery of care.
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hilibrand to family and friends is 4.8 out of 5