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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Esterhai is Excellent. Dr. Esterhai has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.2
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 4.9

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Esterhai, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Ankle Injuries
  • Bone marrow inflammation (Osteomyelitis)
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Femoral Fractures
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Internal Fracture Fixation
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Ununited Fractures

Education & Awards

Dr. Esterhai graduated from Temple University Physicians, Philadelphia. He has 10 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Bone marrow inflammation (Osteomyelitis)
Femoral Fractures
Ununited Fractures
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2013 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2009 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Philadelphia, PA
Orthopaedic Surgeon
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Delaware Valley
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Esterhai has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Pennsylvania Hospital University PA Health System 
  • Graduate Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. John Esterhai MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 39 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. John Esterhai practice?
Dr. John Esterhai has 4 office locations.
Dr. John Esterhai practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Philadelphia, PA.
See Philadelphia Surgeons.