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3401 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

Alexandre Arkader, MD
Alexandre Arkader
Attending Surgeon

Dr. Arkader is one of few orthopedic surgeons in the country with formal training in both pediatric orthopedics and orthopedic oncology. He has a special interest in complex trauma and limb deformities, and specializes in external fixation methods and other minimally invasive techniques for limb preservation and equalization benefiting growing children.



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Education and Training

MD, Fundação Técnico-Educacional Souza Marques, Brazil, 1998

Fellowship, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center (Orthopedic Oncology), 2006

Fellowship, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (Pediatric Orthopaedics), 2007

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Surgeon

Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Memberships

Brazilian Medical Society, 1999-

Brazilian Orthopaedic and Traumatology Society, 2002-

Brazilian Trauma Society, 2002-

Brazilian Pediatric Orthopaedic Society, 2002-

Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, 2008-

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2009-

Connective Tissue Oncology Society, 2009-

Sociedad Latinoamericana de Ortopedia y Traumatologia Infantil, 2009-

Children’s Oncology Group, 2010-

Sociedad Chilena de Ortopedia y Traumatología, 2011-

Musculoskeletal Tumor Society, 2012-

Sociedad Colombiana de Cirurgia Ortopedica y Traumatologia, 2015-

Sociedad Argentina de Ortopedia y Traumatologia Infantil, 2018-


Professional Awards

Best Poster,  American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, 2009

Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America Traveling Fellowship to Europe, 2010

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