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
Dr. Balthrop is always personable and thorough!
I've never felt more informed by a doctor Very personable!
Dr Balthrop was very informative on knee condition and options
I rate Dr. Balthorp a 10 My complete knee replacement has been nothing but excellent. I have my life back.
Confidence From my initial meeting with Dr. Balthop I left confident that I was in the right hands. Sometimes you just know when to place your trust in a doctor.
He took the time to answer all our questions. He has done several surgeries on my mother and does an excellent job.
Great doctor Dr Balthrop was very kind, identified and explained my problem, and treated me right away. Took the time to answer all of my questions.
Dr. John E. Balthrop. MD Very interested in what I had to say and explained in detail pros and cons with my other health problems. Appreciated he wanted to try another course of action before surgerry
Awesome dr very informative of what I was going to have done. The nurse also was extremely nice
Excellent treatment. Very kind and answered all my questions. He immediately identified my problem and treated it that day.