Dr. James J. Purtill, MD

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Dr. James J. Purtill, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male

Rothman Institute Orthopaedics 925 Chestnut St Fl 5, Philadelphia, PA 19107 Get Directions
(800) 321-9999

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Dr. Purtill specializes in Orthopedic Surgery and practices in Philadelphia, PA. He practices at 3 locations.

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4.7 based on 26 responses
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Philadelphia, PA |
very professional
in Medford NJ |
He was and is both caring and incredibly competent. I appreciate his personal concern and care.
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics

Board Certifications

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Pain
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders

Procedures Performed

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery

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Education

  • Medical School
    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University

    Graduated in 1993

  • Internship Hospital
    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

    Completed in 1995

  • Residency Hospital
    Thomas Jefferson University
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Rothman Inst-Thomas Jefferson U
  • Undergraduate School
    Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
    • Outstanding Female Professional- March of Dimes
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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