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John Paul Ketz, M.D.
UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
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About Me

I specialize in lower extremity trauma and adult foot and ankle disorders. My special expertise includes ankle arthroscopy and ligament reconstruction, arthritic conditions, and periarticular fracture care.

Certified Specialties

Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Faculty Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Orthopaedics (SMD)


Residency & Fellowship

Fellowship, Florida Orthopaedic Institute. 2007 - 2008

Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2003 - 2007

Internship, Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center. 2002 - 2003


MD | Medical University Of Ohio. 2002


Duthie-Evarts Teaching Award honoring outstanding teacher mentorship. 2014

Best Resident Paper Award. 2008

Carl M. Harris Award - Outstanding patient care and education. 2007

Roger A. Mann Award for outstanding clinical paper-2006 AOFAS Annual Meeting. 2006

Pi Tau Sigma - Engineering Honorary Society.

Alpha Omega Alpha.


I have authored several papers and my research interests include foot and ankle biomechanics, post-traumatic foot and ankle reconstruction and periarticular fractures.


Journal Articles

Enhancing insulin-use safety in hospitals: Practical recommendations from an ASHP Foundation expert consensus panel.

Cobaugh DJ, Maynard G, Cooper L, Kienle PC, Vigersky R, Childers D, Weber R, Carson SL, Mabrey ME, Roderman N, Blum F, Burkholder R, Dortch M, Grunberger G, Hays D, Henderson R, Ketz J, Lemke T, Varma SK, Cohen M

American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.. 2013 August 1570 (16):1404-13. Epub 1900 01 01.

The salvage of complex hindfoot problems with use of a custom talar total ankle prosthesis.

Ketz J, Myerson M, Sanders R

The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume.. 2012 July 394 (13):1194-200. Epub 1900 01 01.

Staged posterior tibial plating for the treatment of Orthopaedic Trauma Association 43C2 and 43C3 tibial pilon fractures.

Ketz J, Sanders R

Journal of orthopaedic trauma.. 2012 June 26 (6):341-7. Epub 1900 01 01.

Establishment of an index with increased sensitivity for assessing murine arthritis.

Sampson ER, Beck CA, Ketz J, Canary KL, Hilton MJ, Awad H, Schwarz EM, Chen D, O'Keefe RJ, Rosier RN, Zuscik MJ

Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society.. 2011 August 29 (8):1145-51. Epub 03/03/2011.

Dynamic kinematic and plantar pressure changes following cheilectomy for hallux rigidus: a mid-term followup.

Nawoczenski DA, Ketz J, Baumhauer JF

Foot & ankle international.. 2008 March 29 (3):265-72. Epub 1900 01 01.

Kinetic and Kinematic Changes in the First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Following Cheilectomy

Ketz J; Nawoczenski D; Baumhauer J.

Techniques in Foot & Ankle Surgery. 2006; 5(4): 266-71.

A unique two-level noncontiguous ligamentous flexion-distraction injury in the thoracolumbar spine.

Ketz JP, Molinari RW

Journal of neurosurgery. Spine.. 2005 October 3 (4):328-31. Epub 1900 01 01.

Regression of cervical intraepithelial neoplasia and loss of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection is associated with cell-mediated immune responses to an HPV type 16 E7 peptide.

Kadish AS, Timmins P, Wang Y, Ho GY, Burk RD, Ketz J, He W, Romney SL, Johnson A, Angeletti R, Abadi M,

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology.. 2002 May 11 (5):483-8. Epub 1900 01 01.


Master Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery: The Foot and Ankle (2013)

Chapter: Tibial Periarticular Fracture Reduction and Fixation

Authors: Ketz J and Sanders R

Publisher: LWW 2013

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