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John A. Abraham, MD, FACS

John A. Abraham
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Specialties

Surgical Oncology

about me
offices
publications
about me
Education
  • Fellow, Orthopedic Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital and Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA, 2006
  • Resident, Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Combined Orthopedic Residency Program at Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA, 2005
  • MD, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, 2000
Memberships
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS), Fellow
  • American College of Surgeons (ACS), Fellow 
Awards and Honors
Philadelphia Magazine Top Docs 2020

Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Philadelphia Magazine Top Doctors, 2018, 2020
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons, 2014 
  • Top Doctors in Philadelphia, 2011-14 
  • Best Doctors in America, 2011-14
  • American Cancer Society Institutional Research Grant, 2014 
  • John J. Gartland Teaching Award, Thomas Jefferson Orthopedic Surgery Department, 2014 
  • US Bone and Joint Initiative Young Investigators Award, 2013 
  • Healthcare Champion Award North American Thrombosis Forum (NATF), 2009
  • Partners in Excellence Award, for Clinical Excellence Partners Health Care, Harvard Medical School, 2007 
  • William H. Thomas Award, Harvard Orthopedic Surgery Residency Program: Best resident, 2005  
publications
Selected Publications

Shallop B, Starks A, Lee A, Ready J, Greenbaum S, Geller D, Merli G, Maltenfort M, Abraham J. Thromboembolism in patients undergoing surgery for skeletal metastases. J Bone and Joint Surg, Accepted. 

Karam JA, Huang RC, Abraham JA, Parvizi J. Total joint arthroplasty in cancer patients. J Arthroplasty. 2014 Dec 18. pii: S0883-5403(14)00948-6. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2014.12.017. PubMed

Ghanem E, Heppert V, Spangehl M, Abraham J, Azzam K, Barnes L, Burgo FJ, Ebeid W, Goyal N, Guerra E, Hitt K, Kallel S, Klein G, Kosashvili Y, Levine B, Matsen L, Morris MJ, Purtill JJ, Ranawat C, Sharkey PF, Sierra R, Stefansdottir A. Wound management. J Orthop Res. 2014 Jan;32 Suppl 1:S108-19. doi: 10.1002/jor.22554. PubMed

Kirsch JM, Rosenberg AE, O'Hara BJ, Abraham JA. Aggressive tibial lesion in a 70-year-old man. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2014 Aug;472(8):2555-60. doi: 10.1007/s11999-014-3704-9. Epub 2014 May 28. PubMed

Shallop B, Abraham JA. Synovial chondromatosis of pes anserine bursa secondary to osteochondroma. Orthopedics. 2014 Aug 1;37(8):e735-8. doi: 10.3928/01477447-20140728-90. PubMed

Ghanem E, Heppert V, Spangehl M, Abraham J, Azzam K, Barnes L, Burgo FJ, Ebeid W, Goyal N, Guerra E, Hitt K, Kallel S, Klein G, Kosashvili Y, Levine B, Matsen L, Morris MJ, Purtill JJ, Ranawat C, Sharkey PF, Sierra R, Stefansdottir A. Wound management. J Arthroplasty. 2014 Feb;29(2 Suppl):84-92. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2013.09.041. Epub 2013 Dec 15. PubMed

Offodile AC 2nd, Abraham JA, Guo L. Mesh reconstruction of the inguinal ligament with bone anchors following radical oncologic excision: a case series. Hernia. 2014 May 6. PubMed 

Wong JC, Abraham JA. Upper Extremity Considerations for Oncologic Surgery. Orthop Clin North Am. 2014 Oct;45(4):541-564. doi: 10.1016/j.ocl.2014.06.007. Epub 2014 Aug 6. PubMed

Starks A, Guo L, Abraham JA. Resection of soft tissue tumors extending through the obturator ring. Orthopedics. 2013 Sep;36(9):e1220-4. doi: 10.3928/01477447-20130821-29. PubMed

Karanjia H, Abraham JA, O'Hara B, Shallop B, Daniel J, Taweel N, Schick FA Distal fibula metastasis of cholangiocarcinoma.J Foot Ankle Surg. 2013 Sep-Oct;52(5):659-62. doi: 10.1053/j.jfas.2013.02.017. Epub 2013 Apr 9. PubMed