Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS

Vice Chairman, Clinical Research

Parvizi, Javad


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Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS

Vice Chairman, Clinical Research

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 Orthopaedics.

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.


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