Division Chief of Adult Reconstruction and Director of the Adult Reconstruction Fellowship at the Rothman Institute.
Dr. Matthew S. Austin, MD, trained in Orthopaedic Surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and underwent specialized training in Adult Reconstruction at the Rothman Institute. His practice involves a high volume of complex primary and revision hip and knee replacement surgery.
Dr. Austin has an active interest in clinical research. He has published over 40 articles in leading peer-reviewed Journals such as The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, The Journal of Arthroplasty, and Instructional Course Lectures. Furthermore, he has authored multiple book chapters on the topic of hip and knee replacement. Dr. Austin has lectured extensively at national scientific meetings such as the annual meeting of the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. He is an instructor at the nationally prominent Maine Orthopaedic Review course, which helps to prepare candidates for the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons Board Certification Examination.
He serves on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Arthroplasty and is a Reviewer for Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research.
Dr. Austin is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, a member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and the Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society. He serves on the Evidenced-based Medicine Committee of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and is a Leadership Fellow with the Amerian Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Dr. Austin is an Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at The Rothman Institute/Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.
Matthew S. Austin is the co-author on our recent Focus on: Revision total knee arthroplasty in patients with massive bone loss