Kevin Kaplan, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Kevin Kaplan, MD, completed a fellowship in orthopedic sports medicine at the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic, Los Angeles. During his fellowship, he assisted the head team physician in the orthopedic care of the 2009 World Champion Los Angeles Lakers. His areas of expertise include:

  • Knee and Shoulder Surgery
  • General Orthopaedics
  • NEW: Online doctor visits
  • Sports Medicine

About Me

Outside of my office, I am the head team physician for the NFL Jacksonville Jaguars. I also work as a team physician with the Arena League Jacksonville Sharks, Jacksonville University, the University of North Florida and several local high schools. Prior to moving to Jacksonville, I have served as an assistant team physician for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Kings, Los Angeles Sparks, Anaheim Ducks, and Loyola Marymount University.

I have been trained in cutting-edge minimally invasive joint surgery for the shoulder, elbow, hip and knee, as well as in joint preserving and reconstructive procedures of the shoulder and elbow.


  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine


  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Surgery)
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Sport Medicine)


  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliation

  • Baptist Physician Enterprise
  • Baptist Medical Center South
  • Baptist Medical Center Jacksonville
  • Wolfson Children's Hospital

Legal Practice Name

Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute, Inc.

Primary Office

Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute

1325 San Marco Boulevard, Suite 200
, Jacksonville, FL 32207

Education & Training

  • Fellowship

    Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Foundation - Los Angeles, CA


  • Residency

    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases - New York, NY


  • Doctor of Medicine

    New York University Medical School - New York City, NY


  • Bachelor of Science

    Tulane University - New Orleans, LA


  • Bachelor of Science

    Tulane University School of Medicine - New Orleans, LA


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