Our Doctors and Practitioners

Thrower, Albert B., MD

Orthopedics
Sports Medicine (Jersey Sports Medicine & Rehab)
Albert B. Thrower
574 Springfield Avenue
Westfield, NJ
Phone number:
908-273-4300
BA:

Emory University, Atlanta, GA

MD:

Hahnemann Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

Residencies:

General Surgery, Hospital University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA ; Orthopedics, Hospital University of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification:

Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations:

Overlook Medical Center

Languages:

English

I am accepting new patients.

Personal Notes:

Albert B. Thrower, MD, has been practicing orthopedic surgery in Westfield, New Jersey, since 1982. Dr. Thrower's expertise includes disorders of the knee and shoulder. He is Team Physician for several local high schools. In addition, he has treated injured workers for more than 25 years and is always available to speak with employers or case managers to facilitate prompt and efficient patient care.

Whenever possible, Dr. Thrower believes in treating patients without surgery. He notes, "Physical therapy often can be used for successful recovery in many orthopedic patients." He emphasizes how important it is for patients to understand their conditions so that they may achieve the best outcomes possible.