Dr. Thomas Westphal, MD

Dr. Thomas Westphal, MD

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Age 64
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Dr. Thomas Westphal, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Lancaster, PA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, joint replacement & reconstruction orthopedics, and more.Read his story

2106 Harrisburg Pike # 116

Lancaster, PA 17601

Contact Information

(717) 393-1900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Westphal's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Westphal "Thomas R. Westphal, MD is a board certified orthopedic surgeon with over 25 years of experience."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Westphal "Focusing on compassion, integrity, and quality; patient care is brought to you in a kinder, gentler way. We will weigh treatment options and develop a customized plan, just for you."

6  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

45  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture

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24  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster Pa
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Portsmouth Naval Regl Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Johns Hopkins University, Mba, Healthcare Administration
    Other Education | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Westphal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Westphal's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Westphal to family and friends
30 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Westphal's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr westphal is one of the best DRs ive ever met! he took care of my mom his bed side manners is everything! and very caring about her feelings!
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I had my first partial knee replacement by Dr. Westphal and it was life changing. I was able to get back to all the things I like to do. I decided to get the other knee done shortly after and I am expecting the same great result. Dr. Westphal is not a cookie cutter doctor and does what is needed...more
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I was impressed with the way Dr. Westphal answered all my questions and the way he talked to my family and answered their questions. I never felt like he was in a hurry to get to his next patient. Not only is he a very surgeon but hi is also very good at answering all questions and making the...more
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I had gone to Dr. Westphal because I had seen him years ago for hip problems. I felt that he did not take my pain seriously ( I try to buck it out because I do not want pain meds) and felt that I had spent money for wasted time and being completely discounted. After being in chronic pain daily for...more
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