Dr. Frederick S Kaplan MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Frederick Kaplan is an orthopedic surgeon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 32 years. He is one of 40 doctors at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Ranked #35 in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1976 - 1977

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1977 - 1981

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 1976

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Elected Member, Institute of Medicine

Publications & Presentations

Activation of Hedgehog signaling by loss of GNAS causes heterotopic ossification.
Regard, J. B.,Malhotra, D.,Gvozdenovic-Jeremic, J.,Josey, M.,Chen, M.,Weinstein, L. S.,Lu, J.,Shore, E. M.,Kaplan, F. S.,Yang, Y.

The skeleton in the closet.
Kaplan, F. S.

Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva: diagnosis, management, and therapeutic horizons.
Pignolo, R. J.,Shore, E. M.,Kaplan, F. S.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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