Office of Institutional Advancement

Rothman Orthopaedics at Jefferson Health

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In 1970, Dr. Richard Rothman founded Rothman Orthopaedics in Philadelphia to provide people in the Delaware Valley with expert care from leading specialists and physicians. Our team offers patients treatments that are backed by high impact research, and implement the most advanced medical technologies available. Now, as Thomas Jefferson University's Department of Orthopaedics, Rothman Orthopaedics has become one of the largest and most respected academic orthopaedic departments in the country.

How You Can Support Orthopaedic Research at Jefferson

A Letter from the Chair

Dr. Alexander Vaccaro

Rothman Orthopaedics at Jefferson Health is one of the best in the world in orthopaedic surgery and musculoskeletal care. People come here for orthopaedic care because our physicians are known to be the best in their field, pioneering novel methods to treat disorders of the musculoskeletal system. Our physicians provide the latest in surgical techniques, medical approaches, imaging technology, pain management, state-of-the-art materials, rehabilitation therapies and prevention measures to ensure that every patient receives the highest level of care.




If you have questions or would like to request more information, contact Christopher Ahearn
, Assistant Vice President of Development, Orthopaedics

Office: 215-503-8862
Mobile: 267-693-4587

Office of Institutional Advancement
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