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Parvizi, Javad

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Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS

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925 Chestnut Street
5th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(800) 321-9999

Medical School

University of Sheffield, United Kingdom - 1991

Residency

Mayo Medical Center, Rochester MN

Fellowship

Mayo Medical Center, Rochester MN
University of Berne, Switzerland

Board Certification

Orthopaedic Surgery

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Expertise and Research Interests

Dr. Parvizi is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in pelvis, hip, and knee reconstruction with a special interest in hip pain in young adults and joint preservation procedures. He is the director of Clinical Research at the Rothman Institute.

Dr. Parvizi completed his medical training in the United Kingdom graduating from University of Sheffield in 1991. He completed his surgical training at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN and fellowship training with Professor Reinhold Ganz in Iselspital, Switzerland. His training also includes a master''s degree from the Mayo Foundation in Molecular Biology that involved evaluating bone healing and cartilage repair.

Dr. Parvizi brings a new and unique expertise for treatment of hip pain in young adults, which includes Ganz''s Periacetabular Osteotomy and other non-replacement surgeries for the hip.

He is a member of various societies including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Orthopaedic Research Society. He is actively involved in basic science research particularly related to Smart Self-Protective Implants that resist infection.

Publications

Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. What Are the Frequency, Associated Factors, and Mortality of Amputation and Arthrodesis After a Failed Infected TKA?
  2. Introduction
  3. Clinical aspects: Clinical aspects of prosthetic joint infection
  4. A murine model for developmental dysplasia of the hip: Ablation of CX3CR1 affects acetabular morphology and gait
  5. Environment of care: Is it time to reassess microbial contamination of the operating room air as a risk factor for surgical site infection in total joint arthroplasty?
  6. Aspirin and the prevention of venous thromboembolism following total joint arthroplasty: Commonly asked questions
  7. Serum D-Dimer Test Is Promising for the Diagnosis of Periprosthetic Joint Infection and Timing of Reimplantation
  8. Reactive scoliosis: a challenging phenomenon in adolescent patients with hip arthritis
  9. Diagnosing Periprosthetic Joint Infection: And the Winner Is?
  10. Interpretation of Leukocyte Esterase for the Detection of Periprosthetic Joint Infection Based on Serologic Markers
  11. Optimizing Mechanical Alignment With Modular Stems in Revision TKA
  12. Effect of Stem Size and Fixation Method on Mechanical Failure After Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty
  13. Povidone-Iodine–Based Solutions for Decolonization of Nasal Staphylococcus aureus: A Randomized, Prospective, Placebo-Controlled Study
  14. Perioperative Complications in Patients With Sleep Apnea Undergoing Total Joint Arthroplasty
  15. Utility of Synovial White Blood Cell Count and Differential Before Reimplantation Surgery
  16. Determining the Threshold for HbA1c as a Predictor for Adverse Outcomes After Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Multicenter, Retrospective Study
  17. Response to Letter to the Editor on “Periprosthetic Joint Infections Caused by Enterococci Have Poor Outcomes”
  18. Centers for disease control and prevention guideline for the prevention of surgical site infection, 2017
  19. Periprosthetic Joint Infection: The Current Hot Topic
  20. Prevention of Periprosthetic Joint Infection: Examining the Recent Guidelines