Dr. Adolph V. Lombardi, Jr. was born and educated in Philadelphia
Two Fellowships in Reconstruction of the Hip and Knee
He joined the practice of Joint Implant Surgeons, now JIS Orthopedics, in 1987.
Dr. Lombardi’s vision for a physician-owned musculoskeletal specialty hospital spurred the development of New Albany Surgical Hospital, which opened in 2003 and was acquired by Mount Carmel Health System in 2007.
In 2013 he and his partners opened their first of several ambulatory surgery centers, White Fence Surgical Suites, where they have performed over 15,000 outpatient arthroplasties.
He currently serves on the Board of Directors for White Fence and as President of Central Ohio Orthopaedic Management Company, which oversees Mount Carmel New Albany.
He is a Clinical Assistant Professor at The Ohio State University in the Department of Orthopaedics.
He has authored over 420 textbook chapters and research articles published in peer-reviewed journals.
In addition to having lectured at hundreds of medical meetings around the world, he annually hosts numerous visiting national and international surgeons to observe his surgery and practice.
Dr. Lombardi holds multiple patents related to instrumentation and implants.
He is a surgeon designer of:
Dr. Lombardi is a reviewer for many orthopedic journals.
Has been an oral examiner for the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery since 1997.
Dr. Lombardi served as President of:
He has been a volunteer surgeon for Operation Walk, traveling to Nicaragua and Guatemala to provide orthopedic care for indigent patients.
In 2011 he founded Operation Walk USA to provide charitable orthopedic care across the U.S. and is its Executive Committee President.
In recognition of his humanitarian work, Dr. Lombardi received an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree from:
Dr. Lombardi’s special interests include: