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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Craig Israelite is Good. Dr. Israelite has been reviewed by 40 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.4
Follows Up After Visit 4.1

Specialties & Research

Dr. Craig Israelite, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 22 areas:
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Avascular Necrosis (Osteonecrosis)
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Transplantation
  • Bone marrow inflammation (Osteomyelitis)
  • Bursitis / Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Cellulitis
  • Compartment Syndromes
  • Gouty Arthritis
  • Heterotopic Ossification
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Fractures
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteitis Deformans (Paget's Disease)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Spinal Fractures
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Education & Awards

Dr. Israelite graduated from Drexel University , Philadelphia. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)


Dr. Israelite has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Graduate Hospital 
  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System 

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Additional Information
Dr. Craig L Israelite MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 25 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Craig L. Israelite practice?
Dr. Craig Israelite has 5 office locations.
Dr. Craig Israelite practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
See Philadelphia Surgeons.