Jay T. Bridgeman, M.D.

Jay T. Bridgeman, M.D.
Penn State Hershey Bone and Joint Institute
30 Hope Drive, Building B, Suite 2400
Hershey, PA 17033-0850

Jay T. Bridgeman, MD, DDS is a native of Texas. He attended Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska where he received his Medical Degree in 1997. He completed Orthopaedic Surgery residency training at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center from 2001-2007.  He then went on to complete a one-year Fellowship in Hand and Microvascular Surgery at the University of Washington Hand/Microsurgery Service in Seattle, Washington.

Dr. Bridgeman accepted a position of Assistant Professor in 2009 at the Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Department of Orthopaedics. He maintains a busy clinical practice specializing in Hand Surgery, Microvascular Surgery and Limb Reconstruction, Upper Extremity Trauma and Congenital Hand Deformity. 

Fellowship, Surgery, Hand
University of Washington Medical Center (Seattle) - 2008

Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center - 2007

Internship, Surgery, General
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center - 2002

M.D.,
Creighton University School of Medicine (Nebraska) - 2001

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's Disease
  • Arthritis
  • Fractures
  • Congenital Deformities
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Trauma
  • Limb reconstruction
  • Microsurgery
  • Assistant Professor
  • AOA-OREF-Zimmer Resident Leadership Forum, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, 2005
  • Humanitarian Orthopaedist Award, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, 2005
  • Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Candidate Member)
  • Member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Member of the Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society
  • Carpal Instability
  • Compressive Neuropathies

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