Deryk Jones, MD
Ochsner Sports Medicine
1201 S Clearview Parkway
Jefferson, LA 70121
About the Doctor
Dr. Deryk Jones is the Section Head of Sports Medicine and Cartilage Restoration at the Ochsner Sports Medicine Institute and is the head team physician for the New Orleans Saints NFL team and team physician for the New Orleans Pelicans NBA team. He also covers numerous college and high school teams throughout the New Orleans and surrounding parishes.
Dr. Jones received his Bachelor Degrees in Science and Philosophy from Emory University where he played collegiate soccer and then received a Doctorate of Medicine from Stanford University School of Medicine. Dr. Jones completed an internship in general surgery at
Currently, as Section head at Ochsner's Sports Medicine Institute. His research has focused on carefully examining clinical outcomes in a variety of operative and nonoperative treatments of sports medicine related injuries. He also has been involved in national policy decisions regarding sports medicine over the last 6 years while serving as the Louisiana state representative for the Council of Delegates in the American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine (AOSSM).
Current Appointment: Section Head at Ochsner's Sports Medicine Institute
Medical School: Stanford University School of Medicine
Residency: Harvard Combined Orthopaedics Residency Program
Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh
Specialties: Total Knee Replacement, Shoulder Replacement, Sports Medicine
Professional Certifications: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Subspecialty Certification in Sports Medicine