Dr. Robert John Purchase MD Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Robert Purchase is an orthopedic surgeon in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including California Pacific Medical Center and Saint Francis Memorial Hospital. He received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 12 years. Dr. Purchase accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 55 doctors at California Pacific Medical Center and one of 38 at Saint Francis Memorial Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Shoulder Surgery
Clinical Interests: Sports Medicine, Shoulder Joint, Athletic Injuries
Education & Medical Training
Temple University Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2002–2007
St Mary's Hospital Medical Center (San Francisco CA)
Fellowship, Sports Medicine, 2007–2008
Temple University School of Medicine
Class of 2002
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 4 years in Orthopaedic Surgery
CA State Medical License
Active through 2014
Publications & Presentations
Hill-sachs "remplissage": an arthroscopic solution for the engaging hill-sachs lesion.
Purchase, R.J., Wolf, E.M., Hobgood, E.R., Pollock, M.E., Smalley, C.C.
Simultaneous bilateral pectoralis major muscle rupture.
Valeriote, J., Purchase, R.J., Kelly, J.D.
Fourteen-year prospective results of a high-density polyethylene prosthetic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction.
Purchase, R., Mason, R., Hsu, V., Rogers, K., Gaughan, J. P., Torg, J.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
- BCBS California PPO
- BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
- Blue Shield California HMO
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Great West PPO
- Health Net HMO - Employer Group
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PHCS PPO
- Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
- Multiplan PPO
- Pacificare HMO
- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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2100 Webster St
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 923-3029
Fax: (415) 345-9319