OSWEGO, NY – Oswego Health’s Advanced Orthopedics Group welcomes Jerod Hines, MD, to suite 280 of the Oswego Health Services Center.
Dr. Hines is a graduate of the University of Utah’s School of Medicine, located in Salt Lake City.
He completed his residency in orthopedic surgery and his fellowship in orthopedic sports medicine at McGill University Health Centre, located in Montreal, Quebec.
While completing his medical training, Dr. Hines earned several awards and honors, including the Albert Butler Award in orthopedics, which he was presented twice allowing him to conduct research in his field of specialty.
A native of Idaho, he earned his undergraduate and master degrees from the University of Idaho.
His interest in medicine was sparked while serving in the U.S. Navy as a hospital corpsman.
Dr. Hines, will provide a wide range of orthopedic services including complete hip, knee and shoulder surgeries, as well as treat sports injuries such as anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) tears, sprains and ligament injuries.
In addition, he will care for those with fractures and carpal tunnel, among other injuries.
During a recent visit to Oswego, Dr. Hines, said both the hospital’s facilities and the community itself fit his needs.
“The hospital’s seven suite surgery center is just amazing and I found the staff very friendly and nice,” he said. “The size of the city of Oswego is similar to where I grew up which is also very attractive. I’m excited to begin serving the community.”
Along with providing care in the technologically-advanced surgery center at Oswego Hospital, Dr. Hines will have offices in the adjacent Health Services Center’s suite 280, which was specially built to ensure patients receive exceptional orthopedic care in a comfortable environment.
The suite features four patient rooms, each with a specialized orthopedic exam table and has its own cast room. In addition, the suite has a spacious waiting area for patients and their families.
To reach Dr. Hines at Advanced Orthopedic Group, please call 349-5873.