Dr. William Arnold, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 21 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery and reconstructive orthopedic surgery.


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Rothman Orthopaedic Institute

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Dr. Arnold's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Osteoarthritis of Hip
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arnold treats Osteoarthritis of Hip more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Arnold treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arnold treats Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Arnold treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Knee
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Arnold treats Osteoarthritis of Knee more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Arnold treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Arnold's conditions and procedures:

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Pain
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Arnold is a board certified hip and knee surgeon.  He specializes in adult joint reconstruction procedures. 

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1999
Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
Internship Hospital
1998
Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University
Medical School
1999
1998

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • The Philip Syng Physick Award,
  • Everett J. Gordon Prize in Orthopaedic Surgery,
  • Ralph Heimer Award,

Media & Publications

  • Comparative Gene Expression Profiling of Normal and Degenerative Discs: Analysis of a Rabbit Annular Laceration Model.,
  • Creation of a System for the Assembly and Expression of DNA Constructs Encoding Novel Recombinant Human Procollagen II,
  • The C-Proteinase that Processes Procollagens to Fibrillar Collagens is Identical to the Protein Previously Identified as Bone Morphogenic Protein-1,
  • The C-Terminal Peptidase that Processes Procollagens to Fibrillar Collagens is Identical to the Protein Previously Identified as Bone Morphogenic Protein-1.Poster Presentation - The Fifteenth FECTS Meeting, 1996
  • A cDNA Cassette System for the Synthesis of Recombinant Procollagens. Variants of Procollagen II Lacking a D-Period are Secreted as Triple-Helical Monomers.,
  • Creation of a System for the Assembly and Expression of DNA Constructs Encoding Novel Recombinant Human Procollagen II.Poster Presentation - Keystone Symposia on the Molecular and Developmental Biology of the Extracellular Matrix, 1996
  • Recombinant Procollagen II: Deletion of D Period Segments Identifies Sequences That Are Required for Helix Stabilization and Generates a Temperature-sensitive N Proteinase Cleavage Site.,

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First-time visit for hip pain. Dr. Arnold explained diagnosis and treatment options. He is very knowledgeable and informed. Also a very pleasant man.
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Very precisely explains all that the patient needs to know before and after the surgery No problems after surgery.
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Dr Arnold. Is the best dr. Caring. Makes you feel. Great. I had a very excellent. Care. I will recommend him. So far my two knee replacement. Are a success. All because of dr Arnold. So thank you. See you in July
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Dr. Arnold is not only an excellent doctor/surgeon, but an exemplary human being.
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I met Dr. Arnold in taking a family member for a surgical consultation. What a nice gentleman and asset to his profession. He left such a good impression, that I'll have to refer people to see him because he listens and cares about people. Great surgeon, too.
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I have to say, This man saved my life..I thought I would never walk again. He is the best, and I recommend him highly!! I had a right knee replacement and I am 60 years old and feel 20 years younger! It is wonderful to walk with no pain. Dr Arnold you are the best ever!!
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Dr. Arnold is so caring and concerned. It's so easy to discuss my pain and get results. Our entire family uses him and adores his personality.
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It has been an excellent experience!
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Very informative!
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Visit was a pleasant, informative experience.
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Excellent experience overall!
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Had a total left hip replacement surgery and am now pain free and have been back to everyday work and play ...best I have felt in years ...other doctors were playing guinea pig with me. ..recovery time was a breeze...Very professional and knowledgeable Doctor. I definitely would recommend him
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He is very professional, explains everything, very nice personality, and most of all an excellent doctor.
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