As a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon, Dr. Andrew Collier of Philadelphia, PA, began pursuing a career in the field of medicine by studying at the Rutgers University’s Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. After garnering his MD, he went on to complete residencies in orthopaedics and general surgery at Temple University Hospital. Dr. Andrew Collier subsequently assumed responsibilities as a partner and orthopaedic surgeon at Philadelphia Orthopaedic Associates, where the PA-based surgeon specializes in knee and hip procedures, arthroscopic surgery, and joint replacements.
On top of his responsibilities at his orthopaedic practice, Dr. Collier has performed in such leadership capacities over the course of his career as the division director of orthopaedic surgery at St. Agnes Medical Center and as the chairman of the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Graduate Hospital. Currently, he continues to hold his longtime role as clinical instructor of orthopaedic surgery at Thomas Jefferson University. In 2014, he also became the director of orthopaedic medical education at Methodist Hospital and a clinical instructor at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.
From 1984 to 1992, Dr. Andrew Collier served in the United States Air Force, from which he retired as a major. He also served in the PA Air National Guard for several years.