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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5Dec, 2017

Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic Now Participating in UnitedHealthcare’s Medicare Advantage Care Provider Network

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ORLANDO, Fla. (Nov. 14, 2017) – Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic and UnitedHealthcare have established a new network relationship, giving Floridians enrolled in UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage plans access to physicians and orthopedic surgeons at Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic’s 11 locations throughout Central Florida. People enrolled in UnitedHealthcare employer-sponsored and individual plans currently have access to Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic. Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic has served Central Florida for more than eight decades and is recognized as a leader in personalized orthopaedic care, treating more than 250,000 patients every year for a variety of musculoskeletal conditions. […]
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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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