Jeffrey A. Jones, M.D.

Jeffrey A. Jones, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 665
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 275-5321

  • Accepting New Patients Accepting New Patients
  • Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital Admits to Strong Memorial Hospital
  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Professional Bio

A native of Pittsburgh, PA he graduated from Penn Hills High School in 1973, attended Bucknell University and played on the baseball team. After graduating in 1977 he entered Pennsylvania State University School of Medicine, receiving a M.D. degree in 1981, grauating first in his class. His postgraduate education was at the University of Rochester, finishing his Orthopaedic Residency in 1985, and completed the Hand Fellowship at the University of Rochester in 1986.



After completing the Hand Fellowship he remained on the facutly of the University of Rochester Orthopaedic Department, currently serving a Professor of Orthopaedics. Dr. Jones has been a full time faculty member involved in teaching, patient care and clinical research his entire career, and has been a mentor to many residents and fellows.

Since 1988 he has been the Quality Assurance Director for the Orthopaedic Department at the University of Rochester Medical Center. He has been a member of the Faculty Senate Committee since 1988. Throughout his career he has authored or co-authored several publications.

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Jones specializes in all aspects of upper extremity disorders. He is widely recognized for his expertise in treating traumatic injuries of the hand, as well as reconstructive procedures of the shoulder and elbow for rheumatoid and osteoarthritis.



Dr. Jones earned his medical degree at Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine. He also completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery and a fellowship in Plastic Surgery at URMC. Dr. Jones has published numerous medical articles on topics such as treatment of traumatic injury to the hand and arm, rheumatoid arthritis, and alleviating post-operative pain. He is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery and has a Certificate of Added Qualification for Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Jones is a Professor in the URMC Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation and a member of our Hand and Wrist and Shoulder and Elbow Services.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Gilbert Nurick Medical Achievement Award 1981
Magna Cum Laude, Bucknell University 1977
Phi Eta Sigma, Phil Sigma, Phi Beta Kapa 1973 - 1977

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Orthopaedics (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Hand Surgery - American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Education

MD | Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine1981
BS | Biology | Bucknell University1977

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Orthopaedics and Plastics at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office09/01/1986 - 06/30/1987
Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office09/01/1982 - 06/30/1986
Internship in General Surgery and Orthopaedics at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office09/01/1981 - 06/30/1982