Braden K. Jones, MD

Sports Medicine, Total Joint Replacement and General Orthopaedics

Dr. Jones joins Orthopaedic Associates with a diverse range of experience and a special interest in orthopaedic surgery for a wide range of conditions.  A native of southern Illinois, Dr. Jones played football at Southern Illinois and professional football for the Minnesota Vikings, before moving on to a career in medicine and orthopedic surgery training at the University of Florida.  He has an interest in partial and total knee replacement, hip replacement, revision hip and knee replacement, shoulder replacement, and adult and pediatric fracture care of the upper and lower extremities. He is also trained in the latest techniques for arthroscopic shoulder surgery for rotator cuff tears and instability, arthroscopic knee surgery, meniscal repair, and ACL reconstruction, as well as surgery for conditions of the hand and foot.

Medical Education

May 2013
Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
Doctor of Medicine
Springfield, Illinois

May 2009
Southern Illinois University
Bachelor of Arts, Biological Sciences
Carbondale, Illinois

Work History

Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
University of Florida Health
Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
July 2013 – June 2018
Gainesville, Florida


Ambulatory Continuous Cervical Paravertebral and Interscalene Nerve Catheters for Pain Control After Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
Jones BK, Wright TW

Arthroplasty Rural vs. Urban Utilization of Total Joint Arthroplasty
Banerjee D, Illingworth KD, Novicoff WM, Scaife SL, Jones B, Saleh KJ
The Journal of Arthroplasty
Volume 28 , Issue 6 , 888 – 891

Podium Presentation at the Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
22nd Annual Trainee Research Symposium
“Rural vs. Urban Utilization of Total Joint Arthroplasty,”
April 25, 2012


  • Spending time with his wife and three young children
  • World Travel
  • Golf
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snow Skiing’
  • Bicycling
  • Hiking