Dr. Jon Hernandez graduated from UCLA School of Medicine in 1998 and is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in the surgery of the hand, wrist, forearm, and elbow. He is an expert at the repair of traumatic injuries and the treatment of arthritic conditions.
Dr. Hernandez is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. His own injuries on the sports field led him to choose a career in orthopedics.
UCLA, Los Angeles, California, Major: Kinesiology, B.S., Department Highest Honors, Magna Cum Laude, 1986 - 1991
UCLA, Los Angeles, California, Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP), M.D. Ph.D., 1991 - 1998
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, Orthopaedics, June, 1998 - June, 2003
Mary S. Stern Hand Surgery Fellowship, Cincinnati, OH, August, 2003 - July, 2004
- Hand/Wrist surgery
- Xiaflex injections