Mark G. Schwartz, MD
Specialties include: sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery and general orthopedics
Dr. Schwartz is a graduate of Duke University and attended Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. Following a residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City, Dr. Schwartz completed a Fellowship in Sports Medicine at the world renowned Hughston Orthopaedic Clinic and Sports Medicine Hospital in Columbus, Georgia.
He is a member of numerous state and local medical societies including the Philadelphia Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, The American College of Sports Medicine, and the Arthroscopy Association of North America. He is Board Certified in the practice of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (FAAOS).
Dr. Schwartz is Co-director of Virtua Health’s Sports Medicine Program. In addition, Dr. Schwartz is both the Chief of Orthopaedics and the Chairman of the Department of Surgery at Virtua Memorial Hospital of Burlington County.
In 2009, 2010, 2019, 2020, and 2021, he was listed among New Jersey’s top doctors as recommended by his peers in New Jersey Monthly Magazine. In 2010, he was selected as one of the “NURSES CHOICE of Top Doctors” based on a poll of New Jersey nurses. Dr. Schwartz was recognized as one of New Jersey’s “Most Recommended Physicians” in 2011 by National Consumers Survey. He was also recognized by the Consumers Research Council of America in the 2011- 2016 “Guide to America’s Top Orthopaedists” and named to SJ Magazine’s Top Doc list for 2011-2013, 2018, 2020, and 2022 for Sports Medicine. Dr. Schwartz has been recognized as a Vitals 2012-2021 “Patients’ Choice physician” based on patients’ continued satisfaction and appreciation, a 2013, 2016 and 2018 Top Doc by the International Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and a 2015-2018 Top Doc by Inside Jersey Magazine.
From 2016-2023, Dr. Schwartz has been selected as a Top Doctor by “NJ Top Docs”, Castle Connolly, and South Jersey Magazine. In addition, he received Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award from 2013-2021. Philadelphia Magazine has repeatedly recognized Dr. Schwartz as a “Top Doc” for 2018-2023. He has had numerous radio appearances on WIP sports and television appearances on NBC Comcast Sports serving as an orthopaedic consultant to discuss various sports injuries that have occurred in the world of professional Philadelphia sports. Dr. Schwartz’s interests not only include sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery, but general orthopaedics as well.
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Mark Schwartz, MD talks Sports Medicine with Virtua Health in this short video.
Authorships and Presentations
- Dr. Schwartz explains nerve impingement and Ben Simmon’s recovery
- Dr. Schwartz discusses Markelle Fultz and Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
- Dr. Schwartz comments on Wentz’s return
- Dr. Schwartz comments on Joel Embiid’s latest injury.
- Dr. Schwartz comments on Carson Wentz’s ACL tear.
- Dr. Schwartz Comments on Markelle Fultz injury.
- Dr. Schwartz discusses Eagles Ron Darby’s injury.
- Dr. Schwartz talks Sports Medicine at Virtua Memorial
- Dr. Schwartz discusses young athletes prone to Tommy John elbow surgery.
- B.O.B talks achilles injuries with Dr. Schwartz.
- Understanding Your Bone Bank
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