Dr. David Raab, DO

Dr. David Raab, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 43
Dr. David Raab, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Malvern, PA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2001 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and sports medicine.

266 Lancaster Ave Ste 200

Malvern, PA 19355

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Humana
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Top Care Areas

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Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Arthroscopy
very high
more than 95% of peers
Knee Dislocation
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery**
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

101  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger


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Background Check

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  • University of Arizona
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Raab's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Raab to family and friends
26 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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Dr. Raab's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Dr. Raab is the BEST in his field not only in competency, technique and knowledge but also, and equally important, in compassion, empathy and he exudes a kindness rarely seen in many professionals today. Additionally, he is very accessible and is easy to talk to as well as explains things in a way...more
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Dr. Raab is knowledable and makes a patient feel like they are a mportant. He answers all of your questions and gives you the time to ask them.
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Dr. Raab and his entire staff are very professional, kind, open to all questions and concerns! Wonderful experience. I will use Dr. Raab and Premier for all my orthopedic needs.
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Very happy with my experience, from start to finish. Dr. Raab has a conservative approach and was most thorough resulting in a successful outcome.
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Dr. Raab is THE BEST doctor! He doesn't rush to surgery as a first option. In fact, I saw him for over a year before he said, "It's time for surgery." My wrist is completely healed and looks/feels great! He listened intently and answered questions in detail; I never felt rushed. He has a warm,...more
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