Dr. Joseph Torg, MD

Dr. Joseph Torg, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 83
(1)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Torg, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 51 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1961 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

3401 N Broad St

Philadelphia, PA 19140

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna

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Top Care Areas

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

Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
high
more than 89% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
high
more than 89% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
more than 64% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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

  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1961
  • San Francisco General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1962
  • Shriners Hospital For Crippled Children
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1968

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Torg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Torg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Torg to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Torg'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

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