PREMIER Orthopaedic Associates

Premier Orthopaedic Associates features a team of skilled sub-specialists with diverse backgrounds, trained at some of the finest medical institutions in the country and parts of the world. Our team has been assembled to offer patients in Southern Jersey the highest quality Orthopaedic care available. These specialists are at the top of their field in Orthopaedic, spine and neck care, sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery, joint pain and arthritis care, pain management and hand and wrist care. Premier Orthopaedic Associates have you covered from head to toe.

Premier Orthopaedic Associates is a medical practice founded in 1998 by Thomas A. Dwyer, MD with the intention of providing a higher level of Orthopaedic care to patients in South Jersey. Premier is an Orthopaedic medical practice in a rural setting. The specialists at Premier provide some of the highest quality orthopaedic care available in our region. We work hard every day to improve patient care and a convenient and comfortable visit, each and every time. Our surgeons are trained at top institutions, with specialized fellowship training in their unique fields. Premier provides specialists focused on Sports Medicine, Spine Surgery, Hand and Wrist Care, Joint Replacement, Foot and Ankle Care and Pain Management. Our surgeons are focused on providing each patient with every option available to help them get back to living their lives comfortably and pain free.

Thomas A. Dwyer

MD, FAAOS, Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Fellowship Trained Arthroscopic Shoulder & Knee Reconstruction/Sports Medicine

Fred McAlpin

DO, FAOAO, Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Fellowship Trained Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

John B. Catalano - MD

 MD, FAAOS, Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Fellowship Trained Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery

Richard C. Diverniero

MD, FAAOS, 
Board Certified 
Orthopaedic Surgeon
 

Rahul V. Shah

MD, FAAOS, 
Board Certified 
Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon, 
Fellowship Trained Spine Surgery

Kimberley Y. Smith

MD, FAAPMR/FAAPM, Double Board Certified Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Fellowship Trained Pain Medicine

Peter A. Sarkos, DO

DO, FAOAO, Board Certified Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon, 
Fellowship Trained Hand,Wrist & Microvascular Surgery

Vincent N. Disabella, DO

DO, FAOASM,  
Double Board Certified, 
Fellowship Trained Primary Care Sports Medicine Physician

Chiara Mariani

DO, FAAPMR, 
Board Certified 
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Fellowship Trained Pain Medicine

Eddie S. Wu, DO

DO, Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon, Fellowship Trained Adult Total Joint Reconstruction

Laurence N. Fitzhenry, IV

MD, Board Certified 
Anesthesiology & Pain Management, 
Fellowship Trained Pain Medicine

Mark K. Levitsky

MD, Board Certified 
Orthopaedic Surgeon
 

David A. Bundens

MD, Board Certified 
Orthopaedic Surgeon

The Happiest Patients - The Highest Standards 

Terry - Knee Surgery 
Dr. Richard C. DiVerniero

George - Hip Surgery 
Dr. Eddie S. Wu

Brook - Shoulder Surgery 
Dr. Fred McAlpin III

Chris - Shoulder Surgery  
Dr. Thomas A. Dwyer

Meg - Hip Surgery 
Dr. Eddie S. Wu

Barbara - Knee Surgery 
Dr. John B. Catalano