Total Hip and Knee Replacements
Dr. Eddie S. WuDO, MPT, Total Hip and Knee Replacements
CollegeUniversity of the Sciences in Philadelphia
Medical SchoolUniversity of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-School of Osteopathic Medicine (UMDNJ-SOM)
InternshipOrthopaedic Surgery at UMDNJ-SOM
FellowshipRubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedic-Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement
Sinai Hospital of Baltimore in Baltimore, Maryland.
Eddie S. Wu, DO, MPT is a fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in total hip and knee replacements with Premier Orthopaedic Associates.
Dr. Wu, a fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon in Adult Reconstruction, specializes in caring for patients with hip and knee disorders. His expertise is in both primary and revision hip and knee arthroplasty. Dr. Wu has also been trained to perform total hip arthroplasty through the muscle-sparing anterior approach to the hip which can accelerate recovery time postoperatively. He has a special interest in utilizing minimally invasive surgical techniques to treat his patients, including muscle-sparing approaches to the hip and knee, partial knee replacements, and arthroscopic joint preserving procedures of the knee. In addition, he cares for patients with a variety of orthopedic ailments including joint pain, fractures, and sprains.
After graduating summa cum laude with a Master's degree in physical therapy from the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Dr. Wu went on to obtain his medical degree at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-School of Osteopathic Medicine (UMDNJ-SOM). He completed both his internship and residency in orthopedic surgery at UMDNJ-SOM. Afterwards, Dr. Wu completed a fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedic-Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement at Sinai Hospital of Baltimore in Baltimore, Maryland. In addition to authoring/co-authoring several journal articles and book chapters in the orthopaedic literature, Dr. Wu is an active member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) and serves on the Editorial Board for the Journal of Arthroplasty.
Dr. Wu believes in treating his patients on an individual basis and tailoring his or her treatment plan accordingly. With his background in physical therapy, Dr. Wu strives to restore and maximize function through the most current evidence-based non-surgical and surgical techniques in each patient. Dr. Wu brings the most current advancements in the field of adult joint reconstruction and his dedication to the people of Southern New Jersey. He is also fluent in Mandarin.