"The real practice of medicine does not begin with costly medical tests and procedures, but instead begins with the development of a honest and trust based physician- patient relationship which is founded in the ability to listen and empathize with the patient's plight."
Jefferson J. Cartwright, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon with Advanced Orthopaedic Institute in Arlington. His focus includes advanced arthroscopy with interest in sports medicine, osteoporosis, arthritis, diabetes, musculoskeletal medicine and back and extremity pain.
Dr. Cartwright began practicing medicine in 1996. He is originally from Montreal, Canada and is a graduate of University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. He served his internship and residency at William Beaumont Army Medical Center and Texas Tech University. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.
Dr. Cartwright enjoys cycling, hiking, wood and metalworking and computer technology.
For more information or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Cartwright contact Advanced Orthopaedic Institute or call 360-403-0333.