Orthopedics

Orthopedics

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For your breaks, joint aches and strains, orthopedic excellence is just outside your door. Today’s most advanced bone and joint techniques and technologies are available close to home at Jersey Community Hospital.

Beyond mere treatment, our team helps people get back to life—back to doing what they love. Dr. Jonathan Blake creates individualized care plans, integrating the full scope of available tactics. Dr. Blake deploys effective treatment techniques including pain relieving injections to help delay the need for surgery. His is also a highly skilled and experienced surgeon ready to tackle your bone and joint problems.

  • Partial joint replacements (hip/knee)
  • Total joint replacements (hip/knee)
  • Knee and shoulder scopes
  • Elbow replacements
  • ACL reconstructions
  • Thumb joint replacements
  • Rotator Cuff repair
  • Shoulder replacements
  • Carpal tunnel testing/surgery
  • Adult and pediatric fracture care
  • Pain injections and other minimally invasive options
  • Sports medicine
  • Hand surgery
  • Minimally invasive surgical techniques
  • And more

From sports injuries to simple breaks to chronic aches and traumatic events, our team is here to help. Jersey Community Hospital also provides comprehensive rehabilitation including aquatic therapy, and physical therapy at our state-of-the-art Wellness Center.

For more information, talk to your physician about a referral or call (618) 498-8472.

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More about Dr. Jonathan Blake

A board certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Jonathan Blake has experience with an extensive range of procedures and treatments. With a style that has been described as knowledgeable and direct, Dr. Blake quickly puts patients at ease. A skilled surgeon, he explores minimally invasive options such as pain injections and arthroscopically assisted procedures whenever possible before determining surgery is appropriate.

Dr. Blake earned his medical degree and completed a residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Health Sciences – College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, Mo. He also completed residencies in pediatric orthopedics at Children’s Mercy Hospital in Kansas City, Mo., and in traumatology at the University Medical Center of Nevada in Las Vegas. He is a member of Psi Sigma Alpha Academic Honor Society and the American Osteopathic Association.