Dr. Jonathan Hersch, MD

Dr. Jonathan Hersch, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine  ·  
Dr. Jonathan Hersch, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Boca Raton, FL and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from New York University School of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine, sports medicine, and more.

6853 SW 18th St # M111

Boca Raton, FL 33433

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dimension Health
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Top Care Areas

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Joint Pain
more than 84% of peers
Rotator Cuff Tear
more than 77% of peers
Adhesive Capsulitis
more than 76% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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8  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

95  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cartilage Tear
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Forearm Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Leg Muscle Strain
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pulled Muscles
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spondylitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Synovitis
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture


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69  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Achilles Tenotomy
  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
  • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Labrum Repair
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Implantation
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Meniscectomy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Tendon Repair
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Ultrasound, Musculoskeletal
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • New York University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Long Island Jewish Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Long Island Jewish Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Cleveland Clin Fndn
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Sports Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Corrective supracondylar humeral osteotomies using the smal AO external fixator, 2006
  • Soft tissue complications after shoulder arthroplasty, 2008
  • Arthroscopically assisted mini-open rotator cuff repairs: functional outcomes at 2-7 year follow-up, 1998-1999
  • Posterior instability of the shoulder following thermal capsulorrhaphy for multidirectional instability, 2006
  • Corrective supracondylar osteotomy for severe varus and valgus deformities after fractures of the elbow using the AO external fixator, 1998-1999
  • Arthroscopically assisted mini-open rotator cuff repairs: funtional outcomes at 2-7 year follow-up, 2000
  • Inferior insta-articular dislocation of the patella: case report of an elderly patient, 1999
  • Effects of amlodipine on glomerular filtration, growth, and injury in experimental hypertension, 1996
  • Arthroscopy for failed shoulder arthroplasty, 2000

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hersch's Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (119)

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Dr. Hersch's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
Dr. Hersch Says:

At our practice we strive for excellent outcomes. Our mission is to provide you with the most comprehensive care, as well as great customer service. We value patient surveys, and encourage our patients to leave feedback. Should you feel your experience was less than satisfactory, feel free to contact us so we may address your concerns.  We look forward to providing you with quality care.


Patient Comments (20)

My son torn his ACL and did a surgery and recovery with Dr Hersch. He is dedicated and a very good surgeon! My son is playing sports and life goes on as it never happened. Fabiano
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Dr. Hersch has been my orthopedic doctor for many years now. After an exhaustive research, years ago, following a sports injury (knee, ACL tear), I have gone ahead and trusted my care in his capable hands and have been a very happy patient ever since. I have recommended other friends who have...more
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Everyone is very polite and professional at the office. I would definitely recommend Dr Hersch to anyone looking for a caring doctor. Love his staff too.
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Had surgery to repair a meniscus tear. Was never sent to physical therapy after surgery . 5 months later my knee is still not quite healed. Office staff was awesome .
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Dr Hersch and his staff consistently combine excellent quality care with an informal air that helps patients feel at ease and makes you feel confident that they really care about your health. Roxy, "T", and Heather are great people to be around and make you feel welcome as soon as you enter the...more
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