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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Marc Philippon, Orthopaedic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Philippon has been reviewed by 29 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 3.7
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Marc Philippon, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Injuries
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Joint Diseases
  • Joint Instability
  • Joint Pain (Arthralgia)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Philippon graduated from McMaster University, Hamilton. He has 9 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Hip Injuries
Outstanding scholastic achievement award 1987 federal executives association
Travel fellowship award 1996 & 1997 association for research in otolaryngology
Dean's honor list 1987-1989 catholic university, puerto rico
Award at residents research day presentations 1998 state university of new york, buffalo, new york
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2009, 2013 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Vail, CO
Orthopaedic Surgeon


Dr. Philippon has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Vail Valley Medical Center 
  • Upmc Montefiore University Hos, Pittsburgh, Pa 
  • Broward General Medical Center 


  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • French
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Marc J Philippon MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 22 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Marc J. Philippon practice?
Dr. Marc Philippon has 1 office location.
Dr. Marc Philippon practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Vail, CO.
See Vail Orthopedic Surgeons.