Dr. Matthew Ramsey, MD


Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery | Male

Rothman Institute Orthopaedics 234 Mall Blvd Ste G30 King of Prussia, PA 19406 Get Directions
Dr. Matthew Ramsey, MD
Dr. Ramsey is Chief of Rothman Institute’s Shoulder & Elbow Division and a board certified shoulder & elbow specialist. An extensive number of publications and invitational lectures before the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the International Congress on Surgery of the Shoulder solidify Dr. Ramsey as a key physician among his medical peers.

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Patient Comments (17)
in Swedesboro, NJ |
Dr. Ramsey is an outstanding surgeon. The entire experience with him and his Rothman team is unmatched. My shoulder is feeling great! Highly recommend.
Philadelphia, PA |
Dr. Ramsey has been excellent. Best bedside manner I've experienced.
Philadelphia, PA |
Entire experience with Rothman Institute and Dr. Ramsey has been great!
Philadelphia, PA |
The whole experience with Dr. Ramsey was excellent from beginning to end! He is a capable surgeon who communicates well. This operation was a breeze and I've had four other operations. This was by far the best!
Philadelphia, PA |
Philadelphia, PA |
Dr. Ramsey and staff are awesome! I feel very fortunate to be able to use them for my shoulder issues.
Philadelphia, PA |
Extremely pleased with my care. Excellent physician
Philadelphia, PA |
Dr. Ramsey did an excellent job on my RT shoulder. He was courteous and informative about my operation.
Philadelphia, PA |
Great experience with everyone involved.
Philadelphia, PA |
I have my life back. Dr. Ramsey is the man.
in collegeville pa |
I am a long time patient of Dr. Ramsey, he replaced my elbow and has given me the use of my arm. I would have no other doctor.
in Reading, PA |
Dr. Ramsey is a truly skilled surgeon and a really nice guy. He did an amazing job on my elbow. If you need elbow or shoulder care in Philadelphia, he is the best.
Philadelphia, PA |
I had rotator cuff surgery in October. Dr. Ramsey and his staff were always very responsive to any questions and concerns I had both prior to and post surgery.
Philadelphia, PA |
Dr. Ramsey and his nurse Deborah are fabulous! They have been so good to me. I had a shoulder replacement and I could not have imagined better care during and after. Very happy!
in robesonia, pa |
Wonderful.confident with his care professional knowledge
in Philadelphia, PA |
Dr. Ramsey had performed shoulder surgery on both of my shoulders. He is a fine, caring surgeon. Whether I was seeing him in a pre-op or a post-op environment, he was informative and compassionate.
in Reading, PA |
Dr. Ramsey is friendly, courteous and caring. His pleasant manner immediately put me at ease on my first visit. He explained the surgery in a way I could understand and listened to my concerns. I never feel rushed on my follow-up appointments and always come away feeling happy I had the surgery. I've had very good results and would not hesitate one minute to recommend him to family or friends.
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Dr. Ramsey is Chief of Rothman Institute’s Shoulder & Elbow Division and a board certified shoulder & elbow specialist. An extensive number of publications and invitational lectures before the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the International Congress on Surgery of the Shoulder solidify Dr. Ramsey as a key physician among his medical peers.

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  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  •  Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Malpractice claims in Pennsylvania not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compound Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Lupus
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture


  • Medical School
    Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine

    Graduated in 1990

  • Internship Hospital
    Long Island Jewish Medical Center

    Completed in 1991

  • Residency Hospital
    Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania

    Completed in 1996

  • Undergraduate School
    Binghamton University

    Graduated in 1985

  • Other Education
    Mayo Clinic-Visiting Clinician

    Completed in 1996

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

  • Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, Member
  • The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Member


  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Reconstruction
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tommy John Surgery
  • Total Shoulder Replacement