T. Jordan Polander, MD
Louisiana State University
Mississippi College, Biology
- Louisiana State University School of Medicine
- University of New Mexico
Sports Medicine & Shoulder Surgery Fellowship
- University of Colorado, Boulder
CERTIFICATIONS: Member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine • Member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America • Member of the Southwestern Orthopaedic Trauma Association • Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Dr. Jordan Polander was born and raised in Louisiana. He attended Louisiana State University for undergrad, then earned a Master’s Degree in Biology from Mississippi College and later went on to obtain his medical degree from Louisiana State University. During medical school, he discovered his love for orthopaedic surgery. He found that he connected with these patients and naturally excelled in this field. During his orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of New Mexico, where he trained in general orthopaedics and trauma, he also had the opportunity to do an international knee rotation at Lyon Croix-Rousse Hospital in France. Here he had the opportunity to work and train with world renowned surgeons in this field.
After his residency, he completed a sports medicine and shoulder surgery fellowship at the University of Colorado. While in Colorado, he had the opportunity to serve as a team physician to professional sports teams, such as the Colorado Mammoths, Denver Nuggets and Colorado Avalanche and Rapids teams.
Dr. Polander is a member of the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy Association of North America, the Southwestern Orthopedic Trauma Association, and the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.
He is a valuable addition to the Bone & Joint Institute of South Georgia with experience in general and trauma orthopaedics as well as specializing in sports medicine and Total Shoulder Replacements. He is looking forward to being a part of our community and helping patients get back to the activities that they love.
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