John Balthrop, M.D.
Hip and Knee Specialist
Dr. Balthrop has been practicing medicine in Lexington, KY for over 20 years and is a 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
He repaired my torn ACL. Amazing Surgeon !
He took the time to answer all our questions. He has done several surgeries on my mother and does an excellent job.
I am very pleased with the matter in which Dr. Balthrop explained my options. He does a great job informing me the procedures. I find him a very caring person. I highly recommend him to any one.
An excellent Doctor My wait was very short and his exam and explanations were excellent.
Dr. Balthrop took to time to give detailed explanations and make sure I fully understood what was going on both before and after my procedure. I would highly recommend him
Excellent treatment. Very kind and answered all my questions. He immediately identified my problem and treated it that day.
Dr. Balthrop is always personable and thorough!
I feel that my doctor has my best interest at heart and is doing every step to do so. I am really pleased to be going on this journey with him.
I've never felt more informed by a doctor Very personable!