From sports injuries to joint replacement surgery, orthopedic surgeons are able to keep people active from their childhood to senior years. Knowing more about your orthopedic condition can help you understand how to best manage the symptoms and overcome the problem.
Jonathan Cluett, MD, is a former writer for Verywell as well as a former member of the Medical Review Board. He is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with subspecialty training in sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery. In his general orthopedics practice, Dr. Cluett commonly performs procedures including arthroscopic surgery, joint replacement surgery, hand surgery, and fracture care. Prior to settling in New England, he performed subspecialty care in the field of sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery in Santa Monica, California.
Dr. Cluett received his undergraduate degree in biology from Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts, and his medical degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City. He completed his internship, residency, and chief residency at the George Washington University Hospital in Washington, DC. He completed a sports medicine fellowship at the Santa Monica Orthopaedic Group in Santa Monica, California.
Verywell Health is an award-winning online resource for reliable, understandable, and up-to-date health information on the medical topics that matter most to you. We take a human approach to health and wellness content and reach more than 300 million readers annually.
Verywell Health's Medical Review Board is a team of board-certified doctors who ensure our content is medically accurate and reflects the latest in science-backed research. Our experienced board of medical professionals verify that our content is comprehensive, so you can trust that the information you read here will help you through the next steps in your health journey—whether that's for yourself or for a loved one.