About Dr. Brett A Sweitzer MD

Dr. Brett A Sweitzer, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Philadelphia, PA. He has 16 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery. He speaks English.

Dr. Sweitzer has received 1 award.

Rating Overview

7 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Brett A Sweitzer is Poor. Dr. Brett A Sweitzer has been rated by 7 patients. From those 7 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Brett A Sweitzer is 1.6 of 5.0 stars.


5501 Old York Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19141


Dr. Brett A Sweitzer has the following 1 specialty

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Brett A Sweitzer has the following 13 expertise

  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Laminectomy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Scoliosis
  • Arthroscopy
  • Sports Medicine
  • Bone Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Hip Surgery


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Not a good experience.

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25 minutes
Easy Appointment
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Good doctor

My son is a patient of Dr Brett Sweitzer. It has been a great experience.

Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
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Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

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  • Education

    16 Years Experience

  • Temple University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2003

  • Dr. Brett A Sweitzer Accepts the Following Insurance

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
    • Capital BC PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Horizon BCBS
    • Horizon PPO
  • IBC
    • IBC Keystone HMO POS
    • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. Brett A Sweitzer

Brett Sweitzer, MD is an attending orthopedic surgeon at Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia and Einstein Medical Center Montgomery. He specializes in general orthopedics, sports medicine and shoulder reconstruction surgery. His subspecialty is shoulder arthroplasty and reverse shoulder arthroplasty. Dr. Sweitzer completed his fellowship in sports medicine at the Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas where he provided care for secondary, collegiate and professional athletes. He actively publishes, and has received two awards for his recent study on shoulder arthroplasty implants.Publications 1. Sweitzer B, Thigpen C, et al. A comparison of glenoid morpology and glenohumeral range of motion between professional baseball pitchers with and without a history of SLAP repair. Arthrooscopy (online) May 21, 2012; DOI:10.1016/J Arthro. 2012.02.02 2. Sweitzer BA, Cook C, Steadman JR, Hawkins RJ, Wyland DJ. The inter-rater reliability and diagnostic accuracy of patellar mobility tests in patients with anterior knee pain. Phys Sportsmed. 2010 Oct;38(3):90-6. 3. Labib SA, Wilczynski MC, Sweitzer BA. Two-layer repair of a chronic patellar tendon rupture: a novel technique and literature review. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ). 2010 Jun;39(6):277-82.

Locations & Directions

EINSTEIN MEDICAL CENTER, 5501 Old York Rd, Philadelphia, PA
Uploaded January 1, 2012


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