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

Fax: (585) 273-3297
Administrative: (585) 275-4869

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, graduating 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.

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

Recent Journal Articles

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Jones, J.A. "Occult Distal Radius Ulnar Joint Instability, a Treatment Protocol." Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. 1997; . Link
Jones, J.A.; Perkins, F.; Sax, H. "Symposium: Postoperative Pain Management According to Protocols at the University of Rochester." Contemporary Surgery. 1996; : 91-103. Link
1994 May
Cullen JP, Pellegrini VD, Miller RJ, Jones JA. "Treatment of traumatic radioulnar synostosis by excision and postoperative low-dose irradiation." The Journal of hand surgery. 1994 May; 19(3):394-401.
Jones, J.A. "Severe Rheumatoid Arthritis of the Hand." Orthopaedic Consultation. 1992; 13(8): 4-12. Link
Jones JA. "Immediate internal fixation of high-energy open forearm fractures." Journal of orthopaedic trauma. 1991 5(3):272-9.

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Orthopaedics (SMD) - Primary


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


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

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Orthopaedics and Plastics at University of Rochester Medical Center09/01/1986 - 06/30/1987
Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at University of Rochester Medical Center09/01/1982 - 06/30/1986
Internship in General Surgery and Orthopaedics at University of Rochester Medical Center09/01/1981 - 06/30/1982