Dr. Frederick S Kaplan MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Frederick Kaplan is an orthopedic surgeon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Hospital. He received his medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. He is one of 49 doctors at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and one of 42 at Pennsylvania Hospital 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 #22 in Orthopedics

Pennsylvania Hospital
Ranked #48 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

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Alk2 regulates early chondrogenic fate in FOP heterotopic endochondral ossification.
Culbert, A. L.,Chakkalakal, S. A.,Theosmy, E. G.,Brennan, T. A.,Kaplan, F. S.,Shore, E. M.

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.

From mysteries to medicines: drug development for fibrodysplasia ossificans progressive.
Kaplan, F. S.,Pignolo, R. J.,Shore, E. M.

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