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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
29 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Joseph Thoder is Good. Dr. Thoder has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 3.3
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.4
Bedside Manner 4.2
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Joseph Thoder, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Thoder graduated from Temple University Physicians, Philadelphia. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2012 - 2015)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2010, 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010)


Dr. Thoder has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Nazareth Hospital 
  • Temple University Children's Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Joseph J Thoder MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 29 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand.
Where does Dr. Joseph J. Thoder practice?
Dr. Joseph Thoder has 1 office location.
Dr. Joseph Thoder practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand near Philadelphia, PA.
See Philadelphia Orthopedic Surgeons and Philadelphia Surgeons.