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Dr. James Raphael, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
4.9 (87)
Accepting new patients
35 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. James Raphael, MD

Dr. James Raphael, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Philadelphia, PA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 35 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) and is affiliated with Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia.

Dr. Raphael works at Einstein Orthopedics at Center One in Philadelphia, PA with other offices in Elkins Park, PA. They frequently treat conditions like Limb Pain, Osteoarthritis of Shoulder and Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Anthem and Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

Dr. Raphael's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Einstein Orthopedics at Center One
    9880 Bustleton Ave Ste 220, Philadelphia, PA 19115 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (215) 827-1500
  2. 2
    Einstein Orthopedics at Willowcrest Building
    1200 W Tabor Rd Rm 104, Philadelphia, PA 19141 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (215) 456-4600
  3. 3
    Einstein Orthopedics at Elkins Park
    60 Township Line Rd Fl 1, Elkins Park, PA 19027 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (215) 663-6800

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    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna
    • Amerihealth
    • Anthem
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Capital Blue Cross
    • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • First Health
    • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
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    4.9
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    Feb 09, 2021
    Does his job well explains your situation so you understand very kind and pleasent
    Linda — Feb 09, 2021
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    About Dr. James Raphael, MD

    Specialties
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Specialties
    Years of Experience
    • 35 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
    Languages Spoken
    Gender
    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1093783581
    NPI Number
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Mt Sinai Hospital
    Residency
    Internship
    • Mount Sinai Hospital|Mt Sinai Hospital|Mt Sinai Hospital
    Internship
    Medical Education
    • Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. James Raphael, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Raphael is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Raphael has an average wait time of 10 – 15 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Raphael has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Raphael has seen patients for Limb Pain, Osteoarthritis of Shoulder and Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Raphael on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    87 patients have reviewed Dr. Raphael. The overall rating for this provider is 4.9. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Raphael.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Raphael, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Raphael appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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