Dr. Jaron Andersen is a welcome addition to the GAMC staff, joining us in September 2011. He is a new associate of Dr. Michael S. Cann of Flintridge Orthopedics, specializing in general orthopedic surgery, with subspecialty interests in shoulder, elbow and sports medicine surgery.
Dr. Jaron Andersen was born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah where he completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Utah. During that time, he was “California dreaming,” and welcomed the opportunity to attend Keck School of Medicine at USC. He then remained at USC to complete his five-year orthopedic surgery residency.
To fulfill his continued interest in shoulder and elbow surgery, he then completed a one-year fellowship in Tampa, FL under the direction of well-known shoulder surgeon Dr. Mark Frankle where he performed 6oo shoulder surgeries. Dr. Jaron Andersen is an expert in the techniques of reverse shoulder replacement and complex shoulder reconstruction surgery. He now has several publications under way on various aspects of shoulder surgery.
Jaron Andersen lives in Glendale with his wife, Kallista, whom he met while in residency. In his free time, he enjoys general fitness, golf, and tennis. He plans on obtaining his private pilot’s license in the near future. …