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Shane D. Rothermel

Shane D. Rothermel, MD


Orthopedic Surgery

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Dr. Shane Rothermel is an Orthopaedic Surgeon with specialized training in hip and knee joint replacement and revision joint replacement.

Dr. Rothermel was born and raised in Pennsylvania. For his undergraduate education, he studied engineering at Cornell University. He went on to receive his medical degree from Penn State University College of Medicine. He completed residency in orthopaedic surgery at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. He then completed a fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at Rothman Orthopaedic Institute South Jersey. Dr. Rothermel is a member of multiple orthopaedic associations. He has authored several journal publications and has presented research at regional and national meetings. He continues to investigate means to improve the field of orthopaedic surgery.

Dr. Rothermel is a former collegiate athlete and tries to maintain an active lifestyle. He enjoys running, cycling, swimming, snowboarding, and, generally, spending time outdoors with family and friends.

Dr. Rothermel guides his patients through non-surgical and surgical options for musculoskeletal conditions affecting the hip or knee. Common conditions treated by Dr. Rothermel include degenerative arthritis, inflammatory arthritis, post-traumatic arthritis, avascular necrosis, hip dysplasia, infection, and fracture. He also evaluates patients having difficulty after prior hip or knee replacement.


Some of the services offered include:


Total Hip Replacement

Anterior Hip Replacement

Revision Hip Replacement


Total Knee Replacement

Partial Knee Replacement

Revision Knee Replacement

Robotic Knee Replacement


Education and Training


Penn State University of College of Medicine; Hershey, PA, Doctor of Medicine


Penn State Hershey Medical Center; Hershey, PA, Orthopaedic Residency


Rothman Institute South Jersey; Egg Harbor, NJ, Adult Reconstructive Fellowship

Professional Memberships

2020 - present American Orthopaedic Association Emerging Leader

2018 - present American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, resident member

2018 - present American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons Political Action Committee, member

2018 - present AAOS Congressional Ambassador

2017 - present Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society, resident member

2015 - present American Medical Association, resident member

2015 - present American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, resident member

Honors, Awards, etc.

2020 Medical Mission, Koforidua, Ghana

2019 Medical Mission, Panama City, Panama

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