Dr. James Raphael MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. James Raphael is an orthopedic surgeon in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Upstate Medical University and has been in practice for 26 years. Dr. Raphael accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 20 doctors at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia and one of 68 at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Hand Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Ranked #7 in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1988–1989

Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1989–1993

Thomas Jefferson University
Fellowship, Hand Surgery, 1993–1994

State University of New York Upstate Medical University
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Hand Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

PA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS Value Network
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth HMO Value Network
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • AmeriHealth PPO Value Network
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • ODS Network
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • PacificSource Preferred PSN
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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