About Christopher Jones
Christopher M. Jones, MD is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in the care of athletes and disorders of the shoulder, knee, hip, and elbow. Dr. Jones joins Hughston Clinic Orthopedics after serving as Team Physician and Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of South Alabama in Mobile, AL.
Dr. Jones completed an orthopedic sports medicine fellowship at the esteemed American Sports Medicine Institute (ASMI) in Birmingham, AL, under the direction of Drs. James Andrews, Jeffrey Dugas, Lyle Cain, and Benton Emblom. At ASMI, he received the 2015-2016 award for excellence in clinical research for the American Sports Medicine Fellowship Society. In Birmingham, Dr. Jones assisted with the care of athletes from Troy University, the University of Alabama, Auburn University, World Wrestling Entertainment, and several professional teams from around the country.
Dr. Jones received his undergraduate degree in biochemistry from the University of Maryland, where he graduated with honors and several research awards. He continued his education at Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, DC, where he graduated with honors and as a member of the distinguished Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. He then went on to complete his orthopedic surgery residency at SUNY Stony Brook Medical Center in Stony Brook, NY, where he was chief administrative resident from 2014 to 2015 and received awards for research excellence as a resident.
Dr. Jones specializes in the arthroscopic treatment of the knee, shoulder, hip, and elbow, as well as joint reconstruction of the knee and shoulder. He brings unique expertise to Hughston Clinic in the treatment of hip and groin disorders, sports hernia repair, and endoscopic-assisted hamstring repair. He has additional certification in cartilage restoration techniques, including autogenous chondrocyte implantation (ACI). He is excited at the opportunity to join Hughston clinic and serve the Nashville community.
Dr. Jones’ Specialties Include:
- Arthroscopic Reconstruction of shoulder, knee, hip and elbow
- Hip preservation
- Sports hernia repair
- Knee, and Shoulder Replacements
- Minimally Invasive Partial Joint Replacement
- Orthopedic Trauma
- Ligament reconstruction of the shoulder, knee, hip, and elbow
- Shoulder & Sports Medicine Disorders
- General Orthopedics