Dr. Walter Dearolf, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 59

888 Fox Chase Rd Fl 1
Jenkintown, PA 19046
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Dr. Dearolf's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Jeanes Hospital
7600 Central Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19111

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Orthopaedic Surgery/Rehab Assoc
Orthopaedic Surgery/Rehab Assoc
888 Fox Chase Rd Fl 1
Jenkintown, PA 19046
Orthopedic Surg & Rehab Assocs
Community Orthopaedic Institute
7500 Central Ave Ste 108
Philadelphia, PA 19111
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    Dr. Dearolf's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Partial Shoulder Replacement
    • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
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    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Steroid Injection
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    0 Sanctions

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    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Graduated in 1982

    Internship Hospital

    Thos Jefferson U

    Residency Hospital

    Thos Jefferson U
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Dearolf & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Dearolf's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Nazareth Hospital

    • Holy Redeemer Hospital

    • Jeanes Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Dearolf

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.6
    • 13 responses

    4.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dearolf to family and friends

    4.6 out of 5

    13 responses

    Dr. Dearolf's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.5 out of 5

    13 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    13 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    13 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    12 responses

    Experience with Dr. Dearolf

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.8 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.7 out of 5

    12 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.6 out of 5

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    Appointments & Offices

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Orthopaedic Surgery/Rehab Assoc
    888 Fox Chase Rd Fl 1
    Jenkintown, PA 19046
    (215) 663-8050 (Office)
    (215) 663-9388 (Fax)
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    Orthopedic Surg & Rehab Assocs
    Community Orthopaedic Institute
    7500 Central Ave Ste 108
    Philadelphia, PA 19111
    (215) 745-4050 (Office)
    (215) 745-9333 (Fax)
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