Dr. James Purtill, MD

Dr. James Purtill, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
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Dr. James Purtill, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Marlton, NJ and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics.Read his story

999 Route 73 N Ste 401

Marlton, NJ 08053

Contact Information

(800) 321-9999

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis of Hip
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Purtill's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Purtill's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Purtill "Dr. Purtill is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in hip and knee replacement surgery. He is the author of numerous articles published in orthopaedic journals and has traveled extensively lecturing on orthopaedic topics. Dr. Purtill is a professor of orthopedic surgery and the Vice Chairman of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at the Sidney Kimmel School of Medicine of Thomas Jefferson University. He is on the Board of Directors of OMEGA medical grants, on the editorial board of the Journal of Arthroplasty and a member of the executive committee of the Jefferson Medical College alumni association."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics

1  Board Certifications

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

28  Conditions Treated

14  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Rothman Inst-Thomas Jefferson U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Outstanding Female Professional- March of Dimes,
Media & Publications

Dr. Purtill has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Sidney Kimmel School of Medicine of Thomas Jefferson University, Vice Chair
  • Jefferson Medical College Alumni Association, Executive Committee
  • OMEGA Medical Grants, Board Member
  • Orthopedic Surgery at Sidney Kimmel School of Medicine of Thomas Jefferson University, Professor

Dr. Purtill's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Purtill to family and friends
45 total reviews (15 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (45)

  • 5
    (38)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Purtill's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (15)

Dr. Purtill did a total knee replacement on my left knee. He was very honest about pain and discomfort that I would experience. That allowed me to prepare myself. I am a musician ... a drummer. Three weeks after the surgery, I was back behind the drums again and, 2 months after the surgery, I was...more
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After being bounced around by 3 orthopedic doctors in Southern Delaware I was referred to Dr. Purtill by my friend Dr. Linda Sundt. Dr. Purtill saw me and diagnosed my hip pain very quickly. I am 7 weeks post-op and well on my way to the high levels of activity (walking, bicycling, golf) I enjoy....more
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Fabulous physician. Listens and explains everything. Staff from front desk, X-ray, surgery scheduler and RN’s were exceptional. Great facility in Bensalem. Recommend to everyone. Thanks
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I had an excellent hip replacement experience. Because of a cancellation I was able to meet Dr Purtill on a Wednesday and have my surgery the following Tuesday. He was kind, informative and very professional. All my questions were answered. My outcome was excellent. I am so glad that I had the...more
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Makes me feel like I'm the only patient he has today.
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