Memphis Orthopaedic Group (MOG) is pleased to announce a new orthopedic surgeon, Jean Simard, M.D., joined the long-standing medical practice January 2, 2018.
Dr. Jean Simard graduated from Laval University School of Medicine in Quebec, Canada. He completed his orthopedic residency at Laval University. After his residency, he went to Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota as a visiting physician. He did rotations in hip, knee, and shoulder reconstruction and then he did a trauma fellowship at the Campbell Clinic at the University of Tennessee.
After completing his fellowship, Dr. Simard was on staff at one of the Laval University teaching hospitals in Quebec City. Besides his busy orthopedic practice, he worked as a clinical instructor in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery. He was involved in teaching orthopedic residents as well as participating in many research projects. He has also given numerous presentations at different orthopedic conferences.
Dr. Simard practiced in Indiana for a few years prior to relocating to Memphis in 2002. He is board certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and is also Board Certified by the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, of which he is a member. He practices general orthopedics with a special interest in hip and knee replacement, as well as shoulder and arthroscopic surgery. Dr. Simard stays current with the latest new technologies including MAKOplasty partial knee resurfacing. Dr. Simard enjoys doing outdoor activities with his wife Lyne and his two children.
“We are excited to bring such an experienced, talented surgeon to our team here at MOG,” said Christopher Ferguson, M.D.
“We have been delivering quality outcomes to our patients for more than 75 years, and we are sure Dr. Simard will help expand our long-standing reputation, which is extremely important to all of us here in the MOG family.”
Memphis Orthopaedic Group has been providing cutting-edge orthopedic care to Memphis and surrounding areas since 1942. MOG specializes in comprehensive orthopedic care. The physicians at MOG diagnose and treat diseases and injuries of the bone, muscles, tendons, nerves, and ligaments in adults and children.
Appointments are now being made with Dr. Jean Simard. Call the office at 901-381-4664. No referral necessary unless required by insurance.