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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Franklin Wetzel is Excellent. Dr. Wetzel has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Franklin Wetzel, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Pain
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Wetzel graduated from University of Pennsylvania , Philadelphia. He has 2 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)


Dr. Wetzel has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Temple University Children's Medical Center 
  • Jeanes Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Franklin Todd Wetzel MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 30 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Franklin T. Wetzel practice?
Dr. Franklin Wetzel has 1 office location.
Dr. Franklin Wetzel practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
See Philadelphia Surgeons.