21Nov, 2017

Our Thanksgiving Holiday Hours

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Thursday, 11/23 – Thanksgiving – All Offices Closed Friday, 11/24 – All Offices Closed Saturday, 11/25 –Winter Park Walk-in  – OPEN –  9am – 3pm Reminder Lake Mary & Windermere Walk-in clinics will be closed on 11/25 Wishing you & yours a Thanksgiving overflowing with peace, love and laughter.
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16Nov, 2017

Kids Beating Cancer Pediatric Transplant Center Donor Wall Unveiling

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It is an honor to give back to our amazing Central Florida community & wonderful organizations like Kids Beating Cancer – Tonight, we had the privilege to be apart of the unveiling of the new Kids Beating Cancer Pediatric Transplant Center donor wall at Florida Hospital For Children. To learn more about this amazing cause; please check out www.kidsbeatingcancer.com    
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9Nov, 2017

Platelet-rich Plasma ( PRP ): A Non-operative Alternative for your Injuries

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During the past 10 years, the sports medicine community has increased the use of non-operative treatments for musculoskeletal injuries. You may have even heard news reports of professional athletes pursuing non-operative treatments to try to avoid surgery and speed up the healing process of their injuries. There are several non-operative alternatives, but the one that has gained the most attention in recent years is platelet-rich plasma (PRP), an evolving treatment modality where a concentrated platelet preparation of a patient’s own blood is made through centrifugation and separation. It is then […]
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6Nov, 2017

29 Years & Counting!

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We are proud & honored to keep the Orlando Magic in the game for 29 years & counting! “When we came to Orlando in 1989, we needed a dedicated, talented team of physicians who understood our unique needs, and Jewett was the natural choice,” says Richard DeVos, owner of the Orlando Magic. “They have been behind us every step of the way, helping our players stay healthy and achieve peak performance.” Since the establishment of Jewett’s Sports Medicine Center in 1985, sports teams and athletes throughout Central Florida have turned […]
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31Oct, 2017

Our first Total Knee Replacement using Mako™ Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery

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Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic’s Pratik P. Desai, M.D., M.S. was the one of the first in Central Florida to perform Total Knee Replacement Using Mako™ Robotic-Arm Assisted Surgery on October 30, 2017. Over the years, knee replacement techniques and instrumentation have undergone countless improvements. Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Technology with Triathlon Total Knee implants is an example of how technology is transforming the way joint replacement surgeries are being performed. When you hear ‘robotic-arm assisted technology,’ it’s important to understand that the Mako Robotic-Arm doesn’t actually perform the surgery. Surgery is performed […]
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26Oct, 2017

Jewett Physical Therapy Talks Golf Stretches

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Golfing stretches should be part of any training program. The mechanics of the golf swing require flexibility, coordination, strength and stability. Golfers with poor mobility will suffer in terms of generating club head speed and will likely develop compensatory adjustments to their swing that will lead to inaccuracy and injury. Learn what the experts at Jewett Orthopaedic say: Why do we need to do golfing stretches? Golf is an activity that requires strength, flexibility, coordination, and to a lesser extent muscular and cardiovascular endurance. Golfers with limited range of motion […]
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25Oct, 2017

Meet our Lady Lake Doctors

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For over 80 years Jewett Orthopaedic has provided Orlando with world renowned orthopedic care & now we are honored to provide the city of Lady Lake & surrounding communities like the Villages® with that same personalized care.  Giving this amazing & ever growing community a local alternative to the current their orthopaedic options without traveling to Orlando or Tampa for top notch orthopaedic coverage. This facility hosts 4 orthopedic specialist. Meet our Lady Lake Team of  Doctors! Meet Dr. Megan Crosmer Meet Dr. Pratik P. Desai Meet Dr. Sean McFadden Meet […]
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17Oct, 2017

Meet Dr. Joseph C. Tutorino

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Jewett Orthopedic Clinic is pleased to announce that Dr. Thomas Riley IV & Dr. Joseph C. Tutorino have joined its group effective October 1, 2017. These two seasoned orthopaedic surgeons; will join with Jewett’s team of 28 physicians to provide the communities of Altamonte Springs and surrounding communities with a full range of orthopaedic sub-specialty care, including sports medicine, joint replacement, arthritis care, fracture care, minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery, and general orthopedic care. The Altamonte Springs office is located at 661 E Altamonte Drive Suite 325, Altamonte Springs, FL 32701 […]
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11Oct, 2017

EMG Test Instructions

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PATIENT INSTRUCTIONS FOR EMG/NCV TEST INSTRUCTIONS: Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your appointment time, if you are an established patient at the Jewett clinic, and 30 minutes prior to your appointment time, if you are new to Jewett. This will help us see you on time, and will allow us to provide the highest quality care to you, by having all your medical paperwork up to date. You can take all your normal medications prior to the test. Medications will not affect the test results. Even anti -inflammatories, pain […]
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