Dr. Jay Darin Lorton, MD

Dr. Jay Darin Lorton, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Jay Darin Lorton, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in McAlester, OK and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Univeristy Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine in 1995 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

1609 N Strong Blvd

McAlester, OK 74501

Contact Information

(800) 283-3662

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 96% of peers
Knee Arthroscopy
very high
more than 91% of peers
Joint Pain
more than 90% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lorton "Eastern Oklahoma Orthopedic Center offers expertise in virtually every orthopedic subspecialty. Our physicians are renowned for their work in orthopedic surgery, nonsurgical intervention, and rehabilitation while helping to train the next generation of orthopedic professionals."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

13  Conditions Treated

10  Procedures

  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Articular Cartilage Repair
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Rehabilitation Therapy
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Synovial Biopsy

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Oklahoma.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Oklahoma State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Univeristy Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • The University Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • American Sports Medicine Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta, 1989-1991
  • Doctors Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship, 1991-1994
  • Carl Rigney Award for Outstanding Achievements in Athletics, Scholarships & Citizenship, 1991
  • Wilma Jean Bowden Memorial Scholarship, 1993-1994
  • Oklahoma State University Academic Transfer Student Award, 1989
  • Dr. Maxwell A. Johnson Memorial Scholarship, 1992
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lorton's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lorton to family and friends
20 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Lorton's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I saw Dr. Lorton for pain in my hip, for which he recommended surgery. He did not listen to my concerns about the burning pain down my leg, and when I asked about Piriformis Syndrome, he remarked "I don't do backs, I only do hips." Well, my hip pain ended up being shingles, which later showed up...more
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I had a major hip issue going on from running steeple chase in college and was misdiagnosed for years by the medical team for our university. I finally went to Dr. Lorton to get another opinion and long story short, I had FAI Hip surgery with Dr. Lorton as my surgeon. This was one of the best...more
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Dr. Jay Lorton is the ultimate professional. I highly reccomend him for any ortho surgery. He's performed three surgeries on two of my family members. He's engaged with his patients and their family members. You won't find any better. I don't care what city you're in. He's the very best. Dedicated,...more
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