Dr. Mark Wang

Hand Surgery
Bryn Mawr, PA
17 years experience male

Locations

Rothman Institute

Newtown Square, PA

Address

3855 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA
Directions

Practice website

Insurances accepted

Aetna

BlueCross BlueShield

Workers Compensation

Cigna

Keystone Health Plan

Rothman Institue (Bryn Mawr)

Bryn Mawr, PA

Rothman Institute (Newtown Square)

Newtown Square, PA

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Hand Surgery

Orthopedic Surgery

Languages spoken

Mandarin

Doctor Q&A

54 Answers
2 Agrees
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Wang
Dr. Mark Wang answered
17 years experience Hand Surgery
Long enough: Elevate the affected extremity as much as possible until swelling decreases. Postop swelling is not unsual. Elevation and gentle digital range of mo ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
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Dr. Mark Wang answered
17 years experience Hand Surgery
Depends: Speed of recovery depends on the type and severity of the injury. For example, a mild wrist sprain can be treated with a few days rest, activity modi ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
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Dr. Mark Wang answered
17 years experience Hand Surgery
Non-op tx: Historically, ganglion cysts were called "bible cysts", as the good book was used to impact the cyst externally and result in a closed rupture- associ ... Read More
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Testimonials
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Thank you notes
I have worked with Dr. Wang closely over the last year. He is an excellent and caring doctor as well as a talented surgeon. I endorse him without hesitation.
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Dec 16, 2012
Due to an accident with a crossbow I severed the tip of my left thumb amd broke the associated bones. I thought I would lose the upper portion of my thumb but Dr Wang inserted a slender rod into my ...Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Wang is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks! I have a swollen thumb and twinges all the way through my hand wrist and arm and I have hurt it ! I think I may have damaged the blood vessel as well?
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

B.S., Cornell University
Graduated 1995MD

Medical/Graduate school

Ph.D., Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
Graduated 2004MD

Medical/Graduate school

M.D., Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
Graduated 2004MD

Residency

University of California San Diego Medical Center

Residency

University of California San Diego Medical Center

Awards

James B. Peake Award, Service to US Veterans, Department of Veteran Affairs, San Diego
Dubbs Scholar Award, Thomas Jefferson University
Intramural Research Training Award, National Institutes of Arthritis, Musculoskeletal, and Skin Diseases, NIH

Affiliations

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Society for Surgery of the Hand
American Association for Hand Surgery
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