Dr. H William Schaaf, MD

Dr. H William Schaaf, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. H William Schaaf, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Limerick, PA and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Temple University in 1977 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics.Read his story

400 Enterprise Dr Fl 2

Limerick, PA 19468

Contact Information

(800) 321-9999

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Keystone Health Plan East
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Schaaf performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Schaaf's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Schaaf "Dr. Schaaf joins Rothman Institute, having practiced orthopaedic surgery in Phoenixville and Pottstown for over 27 years. He has a special interest in joint replacement. He is board certified in both orthopedic surgery and internal medicine, graduating with honors from Temple University Med School in 1977, completing an internal medicine residency there in 1980, and then completing his orthopedic surgery training at The university of Chicago in 1985. He is a member of The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

32  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Cancer
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Pain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Disorders
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
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5  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Bucknell University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Temple University
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Temple University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schaaf has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schaaf's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schaaf to family and friends
58 total reviews (43 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (58)

  • 5
    (56)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Schaaf's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (43)

I have had 2 total knee replacements performed by Dr. Schaaf. In each instance he made sure I knew what to expect, from the procedure to medicine to physical therapy. He was recommended to me by a relative, and I absolutely recommend him to others who are looking at knee replacements. He has a...more
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Dr. Schaaf is an excellent surgeon and has a very good bedside manner. I wish I could give him 10 stars. I had a bilateral knee replacement done 7 weeks ago. My recovery has been so much better and faster than I ever expected. His staff is also very responsive to any questions or issues. ...more
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Dr. Schaaf is an outstanding surgeon. He has a great bed-side manner. He really cares about each and everyone of his patients. I would give him 10 stars if I could. Thank you Dr. Schaaf for giving my life back to me. I am 72 years old and had total right hip replacement done 7 weeks ago and I...more
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a surgery like a complete hip replacement is not a easy one. There are a lot of great surgeons, in the valley where I live. but, as my wife's family Dr. said, "he wouldn't invite any of them to Thanksgiving dinner." So, I start looking. interviewing on line, I picked Rothman institute! more...more
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I’d give Dr. Schaff six stars if I could. My hip replacement went very well and had an outcome beyond my expectations. He is an excellent surgeon, explained everything carefully both pre and post op, and has a warm, patient-first approach.
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