Office of Institutional Advancement

At the Top of Our Game

The Rothman Institute at Jefferson is internationally recognized for excellence in orthopaedic research and care. Here are just a few reasons why we are at the top of our game.

Spinal surgeries

3,000+ spinal surgeries performed each year

Rothman practice

131 physicians– largest practice in the region

Sports injuries

The only orthopaedic group in the country to act as team physicians for all four major professional sports teams in one city—the Philadelphia Phillies, Eagles, Flyers & 76ers.

Joint replacements

Most “Top Docs” in the region – Philadelphia Magazine & South Jersey Magazine

Sports surgeries

Team physicians for the Villanova Wildcats, St. Joseph’s Hawks, Philadelphia Soul, Philadelphia Freedoms, and more than 40 area high schools and community colleges.

The Rothman Institute at Jefferson is one of the most distinguished providers of orthopaedic surgery and musculoskeletal care in the world. We’re ranked #1 in research and through our uniquely strong partnership with Thomas Jefferson University, we remain among the top three centers in the country in clinical excellence. Our physicians and healthcare teams all work toward the goal of providing the best orthopaedic care based on compassion, affordability and convenience.

- Richard H. Rothman, MD, PhD