27Feb, 2018

What is Arthroscopy?

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Arthroscopy is a surgical procedure orthopaedic surgeons use to visualize, diagnose, and treat problems inside a joint. The word arthroscopy comes from two Greek words, “arthro” (joint) and “skopein” (to look). The term literally means “to look within the joint.” In an arthroscopic examination, an orthopaedic surgeon makes a small incision in the patient’s skin and then inserts pencil-sized instruments that contain a small lens and lighting system to magnify and illuminate the structures inside the joint. Light is transmitted through fiber optics to the end of the arthroscope that […]
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9Jan, 2018

Jewett expands walk-in hours to accommodate local athletes

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Now, patients can walk-in until 8:00 p.m. on weekdays and Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic has Saturday hours from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00pm in Winter Park. “It’s all about access,” said Dr. Michael Jablonski, President of Jewett Orthopaedic & Team Physician for University of Central Florida Athletics. “It’s about getting kids at all levels and at all ages and at all sports. It can be active people too, but it allows them that when they get hurt to get seen immediately. “We’re trying to take the level of care and go above […]
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4Jan, 2018

Environmental Cold Injuries Handout

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Winter is here, but that doesn’t mean outdoor activities need to come to a halt. To help you keep your athletes and members of your community safe and active this winter, NATA has created an Environmental Cold Injuries Handout (pdf), found on p. 42 in the December NATA News. In it, you find information on the four common environmental cold injuries—hypothermia, frostbite, chilblain and immersion foot—as well as safety tips. The purpose of the handout is to help you educate our community on the possible dangers cold weather presents as […]
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4Jan, 2018

Peach Bowl game day coverage

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Take a behind the scenes look at game day coverage for UCF Football at the Peach Bowl. We are proud and honored to be apart of this amazing season, this amazing team, & our amazing community! #Chargeon #Perfection
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24Dec, 2017

Jewett and the Orlando Magic Had a BIG Holiday Surprise for a local family

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Dec. 22, 2017 ORLANDO – For LaToya Pugh and her family, 2017 was a year filled with extraordinary accomplishments, joy and surprises. Some might even say that 2017 delivered a brand new life to Pugh, which was made possible because of her hard work, faith and a never-give-up attitude. There are brighter days ahead for the 34-year-old Orlando native, and the transformations have already started to boost the entire family’s spirits. With assistance from the Orlando Magic and Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic, Pugh and her two daughters moved into their new […]
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19Dec, 2017

Five Reasons to Choose a Foot and Ankle Orthopedic Surgeon

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Foot and ankle orthopedic surgeons are MDs with the training and experience to keep your feet healthy and pain free. Foot and ankle orthopedic surgeons include both medical doctors (MDs) and doctors of osteopathy (DOs). With their expertise in whole body health, they treat foot and ankle problems  within the context of all your health needs. Foot and ankle orthopedic surgeons complete a minimum of 14 years of training, including medical school, an orthopedic surgery residency, and a foot and ankle fellowship. You can trust that your foot and ankle […]
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18Dec, 2017

Jewett’s Holiday Hours

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JEWETT ORTHOPAEDIC’S ​HOLIDAY HOURS: Monday, 12/25 – Christmas – All Offices Closed Monday, 1/1 - New Year's Day - All Offices Closed ----------------- Reminder Winter Park Walk-in Clinics will be open on Saturdays. Click here to learn more about all of our Walk-in Clinics  
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6Dec, 2017

Magic, Jewett, & Habitat for Humanity Team Up for our Community

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Dec. 5, 2017 ORLANDO – Sometimes it’s life’s unfortunate circumstances that help strengthen and empower an individual and entire family. LaToya Pugh, a 34-year-old mother of two daughters, wholeheartedly agrees with that. She herself found incredible inspiration and courage following tragedy. Several years ago, Pugh feared for her life and her children’s safety when her apartment was broken into twice. The second time it happened, though scared and unsure of what would come next, Pugh made the life-altering decision to not let fright or evil inhibit her from overcoming adversity. […]
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