Jonathan Hersch, MD, FAAOS

Dr. Jonathan Hersch

Jonathan Hersch, MD, FAAOS

Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine

PHONE: 561-417-3339

 | FAX: 561-417-3409

PHONE: 561-417-3339


Practicing since : 2000
Specialty : Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
Tenet Hospital Affiliations : West Boca Medical Center
Language(s) : English
Personal Interests : Tennis, basketball, yoga, fitness, scuba diving, music, percussion (drums), art

Education & Certifications

Board Certifications

Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Diplomate, American Board of Independent Medical Examiners


Medical School
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY – General Surgery

Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY – Orthopaedic Surgery

Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH – Sports Medicine

Professional Experience

Professional Experience

Orthopaedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Physician, Tenet Florida Physician Services, Boca Raton, FL 2012 – Present

Team Physician, St. Andrew’s School, Boca Raton, FL-Present

Medical Director, ATP International Tennis Championship, Delray Beach, FL-Present

Team Physician, Dade Christian High School, Hialeah, FL

Team Physician, St. Thomas University, Miami, FL

Medical Director, BMW ATP Tennis Championships, Sunrise, FL

Medical Director, Pro Tennis World Tennis Tournament ATP, Sunrise, FL

Medical Director, Fed Cup Professional Tennis Tournament, Delray Beach, FL

Head Team Physician, La Salle University, NCAA

Medical Director, Jewish Community Centers Maccabi Games, Philadelphia, PA

Assistant to Team Physicians, Cleveland Browns, Cleveland Cavaliers and Cleveland Rockers

Areas of Interest

Areas of Interest

  • Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy
  • Fracture Care
  • Adolescent and Adult Care
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • The Subchondroplasty® (SCP®) Procedure
  • Platelet Rich Plasma

Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

Member, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Member, Arthroscopy Association of North America

Honors & Awards

Honors and Awards

  • Boca Raton Observer – TOP DOC, 2016
  • Cleveland Clinic Annual Research Day – Best Clinical Fellow Paper, June 9, 2000
  • American Orthopaedic Association 112th Annual Meeting Best Poster Exhibit Award, 1999
  • New York Pediatric Orthopaedic Club – Awarded First Prize for Resident Presentation
  • Simons Fellowship Research Award, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

Diseases & Conditions

Diseases & Conditions

  • ACL Injury
  • Acute Sports Injuries
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Athletic Knee Injury
  • Joint Pain
  • Labrum Tears
  • Ligament injuries
  • Meniscal Tears
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Ankle Injuries
  • Biceps Tendon Injuries
  • Collar Bone Injuries
  • Elbow Fractures
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Ligament Injuries
  • Elbow Problems
  • Frozen Shoulder vs Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Injuries
  • Hip Labrum Tear
  • Hip Pain
  • Internal Derangement of the Knee
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Cartilage Injury
  • Knee Fractures
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Joint Disorders
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Problems
  • Neck and Shoulder Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Pathology
  • Rotator Cuff Tendonitis
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Fractures
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Problems
  • Sports Injuries

Treatments & Procedures

Treatments & Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Knee Surgery
  • Reverse Shoulder Replacement
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Fracture care
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Ankle Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Elbow Surgery
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Achilles Tendon Insertion Repair
  • Achilles Tendon Repair
  • Ankle and Foot Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Cartilage (osteochondral) Defect Treatment
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Impingement Treatment
  • Elbow & Shoulder Ligament Reconstruction
  • Tendon Repair
  • Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI) Treatment
  • Hip Labrum Repair
  • Advanced Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Proximal Humerus Fracture Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Labrum Repair
  • Shoulder Stabilization

Boca Raton Office

6853 SW 18th Street
Ste M111
Boca Raton, FL 33433


Location Details

Monday thru Friday 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. - Same Day Appointments May Be Available.

If you believe you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately.

Arthroscopy for failed shoulder arthroplasty.

By: Hersch JC, Dines DM|Date: August 21, 2017|Source: Arthroscopy. 2000 Sep;16(6):606-12

Corrective supracondylar osteotomy for severe varus and valgus deformities after fractures of the elbow using the AO external fixator

By: Hersch JC, Handelsman J|Date: September 06, 2012|Source: J. Orthopaedic Transactions 22(2): 401-402, 1998-1999

Soft tissue complications after shoulder arthroplasty

By: Hersch J, Dines D, Thieme|Date: September 06, 2012|Source: Shoulder Arthroplasty: Complex issues in the primary and revision setting

Posterior instability of the shoulder following thermal capsulorrhaphy for multidirectional instability.

By: Fenn P, Hersch J|Date: August 21, 2012|Source: Arthroscopy. 2007 Feb;23(2):226.e1-4. Epub 2006 Sep 11

Corrective supracondylar humeral osteotomies using the small AO external fixator

By: Handelsman JE, Weinberg J, Hersch JC|Date: August 21, 2012|Source: J Pediatr Orthop B. 2006 May;15(3):194-7

Dr. Jonathan Hersch explains high school football injury risks after quarantining

By: Ron Burke | Date: August 19, 2020 | Source: WPBF Channel 25 News

Dr. Jonathan Hersch profiled in newspaper for his areas of interest in sports medicine

By: David DiPino | Date: March 26, 2020 | Source: South Florida Hospital News and Healthcare Report

Dr. Jonathan Hersch interviewed on kids specializing in sports at a young age

By: Matt Lincoln | Date: March 25, 2020 | Source: WPEC CBS 12 News

Dr. Jonathan Hersch was featured in a radio interview discussing hip ailments on ESPN West Palm

By: Jeremy Marks-Peltz | Date: March 9, 2020 | Source: ESPN WestPalm 106.3 FM Radio

Dr. Hersch | Meet the Doctor
Dr. Jonathan Hersch | Hip Arthroscopy Q & A
Dr. Jonathan Hersch | Knee Surgery Q & A
Dr. Jonathan Hersch | Shoulder and Elbow Surgery Q & A
Dr. Hersch | Managing Knee Arthritis