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Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

Joseph Thoder, MD

Joseph Thoder
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Specialties

Orthopaedic Surgery, Hand Surgery

Distinctions
4.8
189 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
about me
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about me
Clinical Interests
  • Upper extremity surgery
  • Hand wrist and elbow arthritis
Research Interests
  • Distal radius fractures
  • CMC arthroplasty
  • Hand infections
Education
  • MD, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
Training
  • Fellowship, Hand and Microsurgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Residency, General Surgery, Episcopal Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
Board Certification
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
Memberships
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Academic Orthopaedic Association
  • American Medical Association
  • Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society
  • Philadelphia Hand Society
  • Medical Club of Philadelphia
  • Philadelphia Orthopaedic Society
Awards and Honors
  • Top Doctors, Hand Surgery, Philadelphia magazine, 2010-2020
offices

Office Locations

Temple Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

Temple University Hospital

Outpatient Building, 5th Floor

3401 North Broad Street

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine at Jeanes Campus

TUH – Jeanes Campus
7604 Central Avenue 
Friends Hall
Suite 100
Philadelphia, PA 19111
215-728-CARE

Temple Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine at Roosevelt Boulevard (TEMPORARILY CLOSED)

11000 Roosevelt Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19116
800-TEMPLE-MED

publications
Digital Bibliography
Publications

Thoder JJ: Compartment Syndrome of the Hand. In Jebson PJL, and Kasdan ML: Hand Secrets, 3rd Edition; 2006.

Kozin SH, Thoder JJ: Congenital Anomalies of the Upper Extremity. In Baratz ME, Watson AD, Imbriglia JE (eds): Orthopedic Surgery: The Essentials. Thieme, New York, 1999, pp. 657-673.

ratings & reviews

189 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about Patient Satisfaction Rating.

OVERALL RATING

4.80 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.9
Give easy to understand instruction
4.8
Provider expl in way you understand
4.9
Provider listen carefully to you
4.9
Show respect for what you say
4.8
Spend enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
5.0
May 27, 2020

Dr. Thoder is a great surgeon and very nice

5.0
May 11, 2020

Very good.

5.0
March 7, 2020

good as always. I fully trust the care I received, and wouldn't see anyone else

5.0
February 10, 2020

dr Thoder and his staff are awesome

5.0
January 23, 2020

Dr Thoeder is the best. competent , kind, gentle ,good listener and receptive to patient suggestions

5.0
December 23, 2019

Dr. Thoder is amazing!

5.0
December 16, 2019

Dr. Thoder is a great doctor and a great person. I would recommend him to anyone.

5.0
November 26, 2019

It was the best I've had for an ongoing problem.

0.5
November 18, 2019

I felt very uncomfortable and the doctor was looking at his assistant and telling him things about my wrist and didn't have any suggestions for me at all and I felt like he was rushing to leave the room I would not go back there or recommend anyone to go there!!

4.5
November 14, 2019

Great experience from office staff to provider. Timely and efficient.

5.0
November 14, 2019

Love Dr. Thoder he knows what is wrong right away this time I did not go to other doctors first came to him right away.

5.0
October 28, 2019

Dr. Thoder was great and I'm very confident that he can fix my broken wrist as well as my carpal tunnel.

5.0
October 19, 2019

My experience with Dr. Thoder and the other clinical and adminstrative staff was excellent. [...] A+ for Thoder and clinical/support staff at hosptial. [...]

5.0
October 15, 2019

Dr thoder been my surgeon for over 10 yrs I won't go anywhere else. VERY PROFESSIONAL AND AWESOME SURGEON

5.0
October 7, 2019

This was my first visit to Dr. Thoder who was highly recommended by my friend. [...] l am very glad to have Dr. Thoder taking care of my problem.

5.0
September 17, 2019

My experience with Dr. Thoder is always positive: he takes time to listen and connect, is able to explain the issue clearly, and is very thoughtful about his responses; he is also an excellent surgeon. [...]

5.0
August 26, 2019

Very good.

5.0
August 19, 2019

Dr. Thoder is an outstanding physician.

5.0
July 19, 2019

Very satisfied with your services.

5.0
July 16, 2019

They were the best place I have ever been too. I would highly recommend this dr. and all.