Dr. Nicholas DiNubile, MD

Dr. Nicholas DiNubile, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(28)
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Dr. DiNubile is an Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in Sports Medicine in private practice in Havertown, Pennsylvania. He is the author of the bestselling book, FrameWork- Your 7 Step Program for Healthy Muscles, Bones & Joints and also the FrameWork "Active For Life" book series. He is Executive Producer and host of the award winning national PBS television special, Your Bodys FrameWork and has served as Orthopaedic Consultant to the Philadelphia 76ers Basketball Team and Pennsylvania Ballet for many years. He was a long time advisor to Yahoo! Health, where he hosted "The Training Room" Blog, and FitTips with DrNick can be heard every week on WIP 610 Sports Radio. He has been chosen in "Best Doctors in America" and featured on Good Morning America, The Today Show, CNN, HBO Real Sports, National Public Radio, and in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, Newsweek, and numerous other publications. He is one of the most quoted doctors in America. PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS Board of Directors - American Council on Exercise - 2005-2008 Chief Medical Advisor – American Council on Exercise, current Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Vice President, The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine Spokesperson - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Spokesperson - American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Association of Professional Team Physicians American Health Care Journalists National American Fitness Leaders United States Professional Tennis Association Board of Directors – International Sports Hall of Fame AWARDS & ACCOLADES Recipient of the HAFL Award (Healthy American Fitness Leaders) Top Doctors in Orthopaedics, Main Line Today (2011, 2012, 2013) Top Doctors in Orthopaedic Surgery, Philadelphia magazine (1995 – current) National Fitness Hall of Fame (inducted 2009) Best Doctors in America - 1995-Current Castle Connolly – Top Doctor 2005-2015 Philadelphia Sports Medicine Hall of Fame – Philadelphia Sports Medicine Congress – (inducted 2013) Torch Award – Volunteerism – After School All Stars (Arnold Schwarzenegger National Foundation) – 2004 Team Physician / Orthopedic Consultant – Philly 76ers Basketball Team, 1996-2008 Orthopedic Consultant - Pennsylvania Ballet, 1983 – current Executive Editor of the Physician and Sportsmedicine Journal, current HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS Delaware County Memorial Hospital, Drexel, PA – Chief of Orthopedic Surgery Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, PA OFFICE HOURS Monday through Friday: 9.00 am - 5.00 pm

510 Darby Rd

Havertown, PA 19083

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Cigna
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Keystone Mercy Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 89% of peers
Osteoarthritis
high
more than 85% of peers
Knee Arthroscopy
high
more than 84% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. DiNubile "I take a highly personal individualized approach to caring for my patients. Patient satisfaction & offering the highest level of quality are my #1 priorities, and what has gotten me chosen in "Best Doctors in America." We combine leading edge techniques with proven traditional methods to provide our patients with the highest quality, personalized orthopedic care possible. I look forward to having the opportunity to work with you, and to helping you achieve your best possible level of health."

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

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

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Gout
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Rupture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Runner's Knee
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Synvisc® Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • Saint Joseph's University-B.S., Biology / Premed
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • Temple University School Of Medicine-Md, Medicine and Surgery
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine-Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine,
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. DiNubile's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. DiNubile to family and friends
4.8
based on 28 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. DiNubile'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 (5)
in Aldan, PA |
Had surgery for a torn meniscus. All appointments were great, didn't wait long, felt confident in the exam and with the staff. Dr. DiNubile has great bedside manor, and makes you feel relaxed. His office staff is very friendly and upbeat, so takes a lot of the tension out of the situation. Surgery went great, he did a great job and I am healing nicely.
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I'd be 2 weeks post-op for an unnecessary surgery if I hadn't come to dr nick for a second opinion. Thanks to his conservative treatment treatment plan (CPM machine and pool therapy), my knee mobility is drastically improved and my torn MCL is healing on its own. I shutter to think if I'd blindly trusted the first doc. The other guy barely looked at me and ordered surgery. Dr Nick is thorough- superb. Office staff is friendly. I feel like they're all "in my corner." DR NICK. GREAT DECISION.
in Ambler, PA |
Dr. Nick diagnosed, consulted and ultimately scoped by knee. He has a wonderful demeanor and takes time to explain things slowly and thoroughly giving more time than I'm used from a surgeon! His staff is great and they have a well-run office. Never had to wait more than ten minutes after checking. He can do Xrays in his office and works out of Delaware County Hospital's Surgicenter. I highly recommend him.
Drexel Hill, PA |
Dr. DiNubile took the treatment of my knee pain one step at a time - first exercise, then a cortisone shot and finally arthroscopic surgery. I was very nervous about the surgery but he reassured me that he was conservative and would only do what was needed. I had very little pain after the surgery and am happy I had it. Physical therapy was helpful in getting more range of motion and strength in my leg. The recovery time is longer than I expected but I am happy with the results.
in Newtown Square, PA |
Location: easy to get to. Parking: plenty. His suite: easy to access Office: very nice Staff: very nice. Dr bedside manner: very good
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Dr. DiNubile accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Cigna
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Keystone Health Plan East
  • Keystone Mercy Health Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
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Hospitals where Dr. DiNubile has admitting privileges

Bryn Mawr Hospital
130 S Bryn Mawr Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
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Delaware County Memorial Hospital
501 N Lansdowne Ave
Drexel Hill, PA 19026
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Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce St
Philadelphia, PA 19104
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