John Balthrop, M.D.
Hip and Knee Specialist
Dr. Balthrop has been practicing medicine in Lexington, KY for over 20 years and is an orthopedic surgeon and senior partner at Bluegrass Orthopaedics. Providing specialized patient care as a general orthopaedist, he has a special interest in joint replacement, knee arthroscopy surgery and treatment of shoulder injuries
Dr. Balthrop received his medical education from the University of Miami (Miami, FL), served an internship at the George Washington University Hospital, Washington DC and his residency at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Dr. Balthrop is Board Certified by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery.
- General Orthopedics
- Total Knee Replacement
- Total Hip Replacement
- Knee Arthroscopy
- St. Joseph East
- Bluegrass Specialty Surgery Center
- University of Miami School of Medicine
- George Washington University Hospital
- Mayo Clinic, Rochester MN
Very prompt and knowledgeable.
I've never felt more informed by a doctor Very personable!
Dr. Balthrop Excellent physician and surgeon. Highly recommended. Performed total hip replacement with no complication.
He took the time to answer all our questions. He has done several surgeries on my mother and does an excellent job.
I love Bluegrass Orthopedics and Dr. Balfour and his staff.
I rate Dr. Balthorp a 10 My complete knee replacement has been nothing but excellent. I have my life back.
Dr. Balthrop is always personable and thorough!
He repaired my torn ACL. Amazing Surgeon !
Dr Balthrope is a straightforward guy that gets you up and out of the hospital quickly. I have had 2 successful Hip replacementments, 1 knee replacement and a shoulder repair.
Great experience with Dr. Balthrop! Got the care and advice I needed.