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John Von Thron, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

John Von Thron, MD Office and Other Patient Information

Primary Office

Office 1: Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute

1577 Roberts Drive , Medical Office Building, Suite 225
, Jacksonville Beach, Fl 32250


John Von Thron, MD Biography and Info

John Von Thron, MD, is a graduate of Princeton University and the Medical University of Charleston, SC. His residency was completed at the University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville. Dr. Von Thron’s areas of expertise include:

  • Joint Replacement
  • Sports Medicine
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Hand and Arm Surgery
  • General Orthopedics

About Me

I enjoy helping people get to better heath. I try to help you understand what is going on and make sure that you have a good treatment plan to get you back to doing what you enjoy. I practice with a conservative approach and believe that most conditions can be treated and that surgery is the last resort. There are many things that we can do these days to make people feel better without having to go under the knife.

Outside of the office, I serve as the head team physician at Providence School of Jacksonville.


  • Orthopaedic Surgery


  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Surgery)


  • English

Hospital Affiliation

  • Baptist Medical Center Beaches

Legal Practice Name

  • Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute, Inc.

Ages Treated

  • Adult
  • Senior

John Von Thron, MD Additional Information

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Arts - University

    Princeton University - Princeton , NJ

    1980 – 1984

  • Bachelor of Arts - Undergraduate

    Princeton University - Undergraduate - Princeton , NJ

    1980 – 1984

  • Doctor of Medicine - Medical School

    Medical University of South Carolina - Charleston , SC

    1986 – 1990

  • Internship

    University of FL HSC School of Medicine Jacksonville - Jacksonville , FL

    1990 – 1991

  • Residency

    University of Florida Health Science Center - Jacksonville , FL

    1991 – 1996

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