Nationally Known Traumatologist Dr. Clifford Jones Joins The CORE Institute

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Nationally Known Traumatologist Dr. Clifford Jones Joins The CORE Institute

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Phoenix, Ariz. (June 4, 2015) The CORE Institute, powered by Excellence Headquarters®, announced the addition of nationally acclaimed orthopedic trauma surgeon Clifford B. Jones, MD, FACS, who specializes in Trauma, Bone Health and Osteoporosis, adult and pediatric fracture care, infections, osteomyelitis, amputations, nonunions, malunions, pelvic fractures, acetabular fractures, periarticular fractures, spine problems, and foot and ankle trauma. He will care for patients in both The CORE Institute’s Arizona and Michigan clinics, allowing him to continue to treat his Michigan patients.


As a popular lecturer whose research has appeared in several highly regarded medical journals, Dr. Jones won an Achievement Award from the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons from 2012-15 for his contributions to education, research, and advocacy in orthopedics. Orthopedics This Week named him a Top U.S. Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon in 2012. In 2008, he also was a Distinguished Visiting Professor, at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany, who was involved with education of the Military Surgeons and operating on our Wounded Warriors.


“The CORE Institute has quickly grown into one of the most respected and innovative musculoskeletal groups in the country,” said Dr. Clifford B. Jones. “I look forward to participating and contributing to their academic medicine program as well as continuing to develop their trauma program Nationally.”


“Dr. Jones has earned a national reputation as a leading traumatologist and we couldn’t be more excited that he chose to join our talented team at The CORE Institute,” said Dr. Jason Scalise, Vice Chairman at The CORE Institute. “While many orthopedic physicians know Dr. Jones for his research that has been recognized in several highly regarded medical journals or for the hundreds of lectures he has given, his patients know him for his personalized treatment plans to help each patient receive the best possible outcomes. It is with great excitement that we welcome him to the CORE team.”

Clifford B. Jones, MD FACS is a board certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon. He received his fellowship training in orthopedic trauma at the highly acclaimed University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center, which consisted of extensive surgery and research of spinal fractures, pelvic fractures, acetabular fractures, foot and ankle injuries, peri-articulator, and long bone fractures. He completed his orthopedic residency training at San Francisco Orthopaedic Residency Program in San Francisco; CA. Dr. Jones obtained his medical degree from the Indiana University Medical School. 

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Jones, or any of The CORE Institute providers, please call 1.866.974.2673.