Dr. Eric L Hume MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Eric Hume is an orthopedic surgeon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Upstate Medical University and has been in practice for 36 years. He is one of 40 doctors at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and one of 26 at Penn Presbyterian Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Pennsylvania Hospital
Ranked #34 in Orthopedics

Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Philadephia Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Ranked #35 in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Thomas Jefferson University
Residency, General Surgery, 1978 - 1979

Thomas Jefferson University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1979 - 1983

State University of New York Upstate Medical University
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Blood Conservation.
Rasouli, M. R.,Gomes, L. S.,Parsley, B.,Barsoum, W.,Bezwada, H.,Cashman, J.,Garcia, J.,Hamilton, W.,Hume, E.,Kim, T. K.,Malhotra, R.,Memtsoudis, S. G.,Ong, A.,Orozco, F.,Padgett, D. E.,Reina, R. J.,Teloken, M.,Thienpont, E.,Waters, J. H.

Intensive care monitoring after total joint replacement.
Kamath, A. F.,McAuliffe, C. L.,Gutsche, J. T.,Kosseim, L. M.,Hume, E. L.,Baldwin, K. D.,Kornfield, Z.,Israelite, C. L.

The use of clopidogrel (Plavix) in patients undergoing nonelective orthopaedic surgery.
Nydick, J.A., Farrell, E.D., Marcantonio, A.J., Hume, E.L., Marburger, R., Ostrum, R.F.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Connecticare FlexPOS
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group HMO/Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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