6701 West 95th Street, Oak Lawn, IL 60453
16255 South Harlem Avenue, Tinley Park, IL 60477
phone (708) 599-5000 •  fax (708) 599-0801

Dr. Jonathan Watson

BOARD CERTIFIED & FELLOWSHIP TRAINED IN ORTHOPAEDIC SPORTS MEDICINE AND SHOULDER SURGERY

After receiving his undergraduate degree in Molecular and Cellular Biology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Dr. Watson continued his education at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine for his medical degree. He completed internships at both Rush University Medical Center and the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he completed his residency in Orthopedic Surgery. During his final year of residency, he served as Academic chief resident. Dr. Watson recently completed a fellowship in Orthopedic Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, where he served as the Administrative Fellow.

Dr. Watson’s clinical interest and specialty is in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder, Elbow, Hip and Knee. He employs arthroscopic and minimally invasive techniques whenever possible. He continues to be involved academically as well, serving as a reviewer for the American Journal of Sports Medicine and has presented his research related to Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy at both National and International conferences.

Dr. Watson was born and raised on Chicago’s South Side in the Beverly neighborhood and is eager to return to the area. He is enthusiastic about sports injury prevention and restoration. He has much team coverage experience, recently serving as Assistant Team Physician to the University of Pittsburgh, as well as a variety of other institutions, caring for athletes ranging from high school to professional. Dr. Watson is a native English speaker with proficiency in Spanish as well. He is excited to meet and help new patients at Advanced Orthopedic and Spine Care. He currently is accepting referrals for work-related injuries and can provide a diagnosis & treatment plan.

Education

  • Undergraduate: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, IL
  • Medical: University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Training

  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency: University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
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Dr. Watson

Jonathan Watson, MD

Dr. Watson specializes in:

  • Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder, Elbow, Hip and Knee