Dr. Jeffrey Gittins, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(36)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Jeffrey Gittins, DO
Dr. Gittins is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon with specialized training in orthopedic sports medicine and adult foot and ankle reconstruction. Dr. Gittins received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Anderson University in Anderson, IN. He attended medical school at the Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, MO. After completing his internship and orthopedic residency at Doctors Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, Dr. Gittins completed his orthopedic sports medicine fellowship at the Southern California Orthopedic Institute (SCOI) where he learned advanced techniques in arthroscopic surgery for the shoulder, elbow, knee, foot and ankle. Dr. Gittins also spent six months of additional training in foot and ankle surgery and trauma surgery at SCOI. Dr. Gittins completed his foot and ankle fellowship with Roger A. Mann in Oakland, CA. While in Oakland, Dr. Gittins participated in advanced reconstruction techniques for the foot and ankle including Total Ankle Replacement. Dr. Gittins continues to be active in arthroscopic research and foot and ankle research. Dr. Gittins served as team physician for many high schools and universities. He has published articles in Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research and has written chapters in textbooks for shoulder arthroscopy and foot and ankle arthroscopy. He is an associate master instructor of Foot and Ankle Arthroscopy for the Arthroscopy Association of North America. Charity interests include Heart to Honduras Medical Missionary Group where he is an orthopedic consultant. Dr. Gittins holds privileges at New Albany Surgical Hospital, St. Ann's Hospital, GRANT Bone and Joint Center, and OSU East Hospital.

70 S Cleveland Ave

Westerville, OH 43081

Contact Information

(614) 890-6555

Dr. Jeffrey Gittins, DO

Dr. Jeffrey Gittins, DO

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC)
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Principal Financial Group
  • 3 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Gittins

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

See how frequently Dr. Gittins performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Knee Sprain
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Gittins's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

3

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
1

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery*
71

Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Pain
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Heel Pain
  • Heel Spur
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sever's Disease
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Wrist Fracture

More

Read More
29

Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Ankle Fusion
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Reconstructive Ankle Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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.

Education

  • Anderson University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • At Still University Health Sciences/Kirksville College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1995
  • Doctor's Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Doctor's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Roger Mann MD, Fellowship in Adult Reconstructive Foot & Ankle Surgery
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Southern California Orthopaedic Institute Sports Medicine Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Southern California Orthopaedic Institute Trauma Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gittins has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Gittins does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Gittins and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Gittins' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gittins to family and friends
3.8
based on 36 total reviews
Dr. Gittins' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Have you seen Dr. Jeffrey Gittins, DO?
Are you Dr. Gittins?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Gittins

Now Accepting New Patients
This provider offers the following appointment availability:
Same Day
Next Day
Dr. Gittins accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC)
    Worker's Compensation WC
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Tricare
    Prime
    Standard
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare
  • WellPoint

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Gittins has admitting privileges

Mount Carmel New Albany Surgical Hospital
7333 Smiths Mill Rd
New Albany, OH 43054
View Hospital Profile
Mount Carmel St. Anns
500 S Cleveland Ave
Westerville, OH 43081
View Hospital Profile
Dublin Methodist Hospital
7500 Hospital Dr
Dublin, OH 43016
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(49)
Orthopedic Surgery
(149)
Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction
(65)
Orthopedic Surgery
(49)
Orthopedic Surgery
(27)
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
(26)
Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
(30)
Orthopedic Surgery
(7)
Orthopedic Surgery
(69)
Orthopedic Surgery
(12)