Jon Hernandez, MD, PHD

Department Chair Hand Surgery

1 Patient Story
Jon Hernandez, MD, PHD
Department Chair Hand Surgery
Dr. Jon Hernandez... is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in the surgery of the hand, wrist, forearm and elbow.

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.

Undergraduate

UCLA, Los Angeles, California, Major: Kinesiology, B.S., Department Highest Honors, Magna Cum Laude, 1986 - 1991

Medical School

UCLA, Los Angeles, California, Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP), M.D. Ph.D., 1991 - 1998

Residency

Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, Orthopaedics, June, 1998 - June, 2003

Fellowship

Mary S. Stern Hand Surgery Fellowship, Cincinnati, OH, August, 2003 - July, 2004

Services Provided

  • Hand/Wrist surgery
  • Xiaflex injections
2 Testimonials
Dr. Hernandez is a Pleasure to Work With
“ Dr. Hernandez is my favorite. He did both my thumbs & everything went really well. I followed his instructions & had no pain & quick recovery. It was a pleasure working with him. ”
Anonymous
My visit helped my arm
“ I was at wrestling and broke my arm, Molly was helpful in determining what was wrong and how i should go about dealing with it. i went to care on demand and was referred to Dr. Hernandez who was very helpful in treating me and getting me back to wrestling ”
Kaleb H. from Pocono Lake, PA
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