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 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
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
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.
Great experience with Dr. Balthrop! Got the care and advice I needed.
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.
TKR Love the new knees. Thank you!!
Awesome dr very informative of what I was going to have done. The nurse also was extremely nice
Very prompt and knowledgeable.
I rate Dr. Balthorp a 10 My complete knee replacement has been nothing but excellent. I have my life back.
I love Bluegrass Orthopedics and Dr. Balfour and his staff.
As always a great job