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Dr. James Purtill, MD
Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
18 years of experience

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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Purtill is Excellent. Dr. Purtill has been reviewed by 30 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.8
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. James Purtill, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)

Education & Awards

Dr. Purtill graduated from Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010, 2012 - 2014)


Dr. Purtill has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 
  • Virtua Camden 

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Additional Information
Dr. James Joseph Purtill MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. James J. Purtill practice?
Dr. James Purtill has 2 office locations.
Dr. James Purtill practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Marlton, NJ.
See Philadelphia Surgeons.