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Dr. James Purtill, MD

Orthopedic Surgery* Age 60
Dr. James Purtill, MD
4.7 (151 Ratings)
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Dr. James Purtill, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Philadelphia, PA.
Dr. James Purtill, MD
4.7 (151 Ratings)
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Dr. James Purtill, MD

Orthopedic Surgery* Age 60
Philadelphia, PA
Accepting new patients
31 years of experience
Dr. James Purtill, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Philadelphia, PA.

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Dr. James Purtill, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has 31 years experience. They graduated from Thomas Jefferson University Sidney Kimmel Medical College in 1993 and completed a residency at Thomas Jefferson University.They currently practice at Rothman Orthopaedics and are affiliated with Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. Dr. Purtill has experience treating conditions like Osteoarthritis, Osteoarthritis of Knee and Osteoarthritis of Hip among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Purtill received an average rating of 4.7/5 from patients and has been reviewed 151 times. Their office accepts new patients. Dr. Purtill is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Miner's Knee
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee Replacement
Total Knee Arthroplasty with Robotic Assist
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Joint Pain
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Difficulty With Walking
Femur Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hip Fracture
Hip Pointer
Hip Tendinitis
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Sprain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Meniscus Tear
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Arthrocentesis
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Steroid Injection
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Avascular Necrosis
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
Back Pain
Baker’s Cyst
Bone Cancer
Broken Neck
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Chondrocalcinosis
Chondromalacia
Chronic Neck Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Femoral Neck Fracture
Fibular Fracture
Ganglion Cyst
Genu Valgum
Genu Varum
Gout
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Herniated Disc
Hip Arthritis
Hip Dysplasia
Hip Impingement
Hip Pain
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Hip Sprain
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Arthritis
Knee Fracture
Knee Pain
Knee Tendinitis
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Lupus
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Marfan Syndrome
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteopenia
Osteosarcoma
Patellar Chondromalacia
Patellar Fracture
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Plantar Fasciitis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Hand
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Knee
Rheumatoid Arthritis of Shoulder
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Sciatica
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Scoliosis
Seronegative Rheumatoid Arthritis
Seropositive Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Dislocation
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome
Tibial Fracture
Wrist Fracture
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Resurfacing
Joint Drainage
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Replacement Revision
Meniscectomy
Meniscus Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neuroplasty
Partial Knee Replacement
Peripheral Nerve Block
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Synovial Biopsy
Total Hip Replacement

Insurance Accepted

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  • National (BlueCard) PPO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • Medicare
  • HealthyBlue Advantage
  • GHI PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Keystone Health Plan East POS
  • MultiPlan PPO
  • QualCare HMO
  • United Healthcare
  • UPMC PPO
  • Dental

Locations

  1. 1 Rothman Orthopaedics - Center City Philadelphia
    925 Chestnut St Fl 5, Philadelphia, PA 19107
  2. 2 Rothman Orthopaedic Institute
    999 Route 73 N Ste 401, Marlton, NJ 08053

Patient Satisfaction

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Purtill
4.7
Based on 151 Reviews
5 Stars (140)
4 Stars (1)
3 Stars (0)
2 Stars (1)
1 Star (9)

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Patient Reviews
May 10, 2024
Great doctor and staff. All went well with surgery. He listened to my concerns and gave great advice. I followed his instructions with exercises and I was able to avoid physical therapy.
L Mitchell — May 10, 2024
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Specialties*
Orthopedic Surgery
Hip & Knee Orthopedics
Specialties*
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • Thomas Jefferson University Sidney Kimmel Medical College
    1993
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Board Certifications
What’s a board certification and why is it important that my provider has one?

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Internship

Internship
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    1995
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • Thomas Jefferson University
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • Rothman Inst-Thomas Jefferson University
Fellowship Hospital
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Frequently Asked Questions

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A list of accepted insurance providers is available on the Sharecare insurance check. It is always a good idea to verify your insurance when making an appointment.

New patients are generally accepted by Dr. James Purtill, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Purtill's profile.

Dr. Purtill frequently treats the following conditions: Osteoarthritis, Osteoarthritis of Knee and Osteoarthritis of Hip. See more on Sharecare.

Dr. James Purtill, MD is affiliated with Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

Yes, Dr. James Purtill, MD holds board certification in Orthopedic Surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Rothman Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital

    3300 Tillman Dr, Bensalem, PA

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

    111 S 11th St, Philadelphia, PA