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Dr. Franklin T. Wetzel, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery Of Spine

  • 3401 N Broad St FL 5
    Philadelphia, PA 19140
  • 1 Location
  • (215) 707-2111

Dr. Wetzel's Overview

Dr. Franklin T. Wetzel graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1981. He works in Philadelphia, PA and specializes in Orthopaedic Surgery Of Spine and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine. Dr. Wetzel is affiliated with Temple University Hospital. He speaks Arabic, English and Spanish.

Gender: Male

Languages Spoken: Arabic, English, Spanish

Dr. Wetzel's Experience

Years in Practice: 34

Conditions Treated by Dr. Wetzel

  • Fractures, dislocations, derangement, and sprains
  • Internal derangement of knee cartilage
  • Intervertebral disc degeneration
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Plantar fasciitis
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Procedures Performed by Dr. Wetzel

  • Surgery on the vertebrae
  • Arthrodesis of the spine
  • Surgical procedures on the spine - spinal cord or disc surgery
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Dr. Wetzel's Specialties

Orthopaedic Surgery Of Spine, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Dr. Wetzel's Education & Training

Medical School: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine; Graduated 1981

Dr. Wetzel's Accepted Insurance

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Capital BC PPO
  • Coventry PPO - DE
  • First Health PPO
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
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Dr. Wetzel's Office Information & Appointments

Office Locations

Temple University Hospital Infectious Disease
Temple Orthopedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

3401 N Broad St FL 5
Philadelphia, PA 19140
(215) 707-2111


Office Hours and Information

Fax: (215) 707-2324

Practice Website:

Accepting New Patients: Yes

Medicare Accepted: Yes

Medicaid Accepted: No

Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

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