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Jesse Anderson, MD, FACS


Hip, Knee, Sports Medicine


1017 Ratings | 280 Comments | About Ratings

Services & Specialties

Hip, Knee, Sports Medicine



Office Information

Mesa Clinic

1500 S Dobson Rd
Suite 202
Mesa, AZ 85202
Main Number: 866.974.2673
Fax: 866.939.2673

Office Information


Jesse Anderson, MD, FRCSC is a Canadian board certified and dual fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon passionate about improving the quality life of his patients. He has a keen interest in primary and revision joint replacement surgery of the hip and knee. Dr. Anderson also has an interest in arthroscopic surgery of the knee, shoulder, and ankle, including non-operative treatment options and rehabilitative principles for sports injuries.

Dr. Anderson received dual fellowship training in sports medicine as well as primary and revision joint replacement at the University of Toronto in Canada. Passionate about the world of sports and activity, Dr. Anderson worked with several professional sports teams throughout his time in Toronto. He was involved with game time coverage, player physicals and operating on players from the Toronto Blue Jays, Toronto Maple Leafs, Toronto Raptors and Toronto Argonauts. A varsity and junior hockey player himself, Dr. Anderson’s strong interest in athletics and the musculoskeletal system lead him to the University of Alberta where he completed his orthopedic residency. Dr. Anderson obtained his medical degree from the University of Western Ontario and his bachelor’s degree from the University of Calgary in Canada.

Dr. Anderson is an active member of the medical scientific community. He has lectured at the University of Toronto and involved in numerous research projects. His work has been published in academic journals, such as the Journal of Tissue Engineering and Journal of Biomechanics. Dr. Anderson is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery, Canadian Orthopedic Association, Canadian Arthroplasty Society and Arthroscopy Association of North America.

Procedures & Areas of Interest

  • Arthritis
  • Bankart Repair
  • Bursitis
  • Femoral & Tibial Osteotomy
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip, Knee, Shoulder, Elbow & Ankle Pain
  • Instability
  • Knee, Shoulder, & Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Latarjet Repair
  • MAKO Robotic Arm-Assisted Joint Replacement Surgery of the Knee
  • Malalignment Correction of Femur & Tibia
  • Meniscal Transplantation
  • Multi-ligament Knee Reconstruction Surgery
  • Partial & Total Replacement Surgery of the Knee
  • Patellofemoral Disorders
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections
  • Reparative Medicine
  • Reparative Medicine
  • Rotator Cuff Tears
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Sports injuries
  • Sprains & Strains
  • Tendinitis


University of Toronto


University of Alberta


Western University


University of Calgary

Board Certification

Board Certified


  • 2016 – Awarded the Founders’ Medal from the Canadian Orthopedic Research Society for his involvement in what was judged the top scientific paper of the year
  • 2015 – Awarded the best poster in the Regenerative Medicine category from the Institute of Medical Science

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

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Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.  These reviews have been submitted by patients as a reflection of their views and opinions. The resulting ratings are not directly endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of The CORE Institute.

Overall 4.5 out of 5

Explained Understandably 4.5
Listened Carefully 4.5
Gave Understandable Answers 4.5
Knew Medical History 4.7
Showed Respect 4.6
Spent Enough Time 4.4

Research and Experience


Sermer C, Kandel R, Anderson J, Hurtig M, Theodoropoulos J. Platelet-rich plasma enhances the integration of bioengineered cartilage with native tissue in an in vitro model. J Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2018 Feb;12(2):427-436. doi: 10.1002/term.2468. Epub 2017 Sep 7. PubMed PMID: 28488318.

Hillier LM, Pendrith C, Propp R, Keshavjee L, Anderson J, Ivers N. Increasing the provision of physical activity advice by healthcare professionals (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2017, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD012585. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012585.

Islam K, Mustafy T, Adeeb S, El-Rich M, Ronsky JL, Anderson J. A Novel Approach to Quantify Patellofemoral Joint Contact Stress. Journal of Biomechanics, Volume 45, S396. 2012 July. Doi: 10.1016/S0021-9290(12)70397-4.


The Effect of Platelet Rich Plasma on Cartilage Integration. American Academy of Sports Medicine 2017. Toronto Canada.

The Effect of Platelet Rich Plasma on Cartilage Integration. International Cartilage Research Society 2016. Sorrento Italy.

Fresh Osteochondral Allografts for Femoral Condyle Defects using OATS: Mid-term Clinical, Radiographic and survival Analysis. International Cartilage Research Society 2016. Sorrento Italy.

The Effect of Platelet Rich Plasma on Cartilage Integration. Canadian Orthopedic Association Annual Meeting 2016. Quebec City Quebec. Winner of the Founders presentation award.

Investigation of the Mechanism of Bioengineered Cartilage Integration. Collaborative Program in Musculoskeletal Sciences 4th Annual Research Day. 2016. Toronto, Ontario. Award for Best Presentation.

Platelet-Rich Plasma Enhances the Integration of Bioengineered Cartilage with Native Tissue. Canadian Connective Tissue Conference. 2015. Quebec City, Quebec.

Anatomic Mapping of the Normal Compared to the Patellofemoral Painful Knee. Alberta Annual Residents Research Day 2012. Edmonton Alberta.

Anatomic Mapping of the Normal Compared to the Patellofemoral Painful Knee. Canadian Orthopedic Residents Association Annual Meeting 2012. Ottawa Ontario.

Smoking Effects on Rotator Cuff Tears. Canadian Orthopedic Association Annual Meeting 2008. Halifax Nova Scotia.

Poster Presentations

Platelet-Rich Plasma Enhances the in vitro Integration of Bioengineered Articular Cartilage with Native Tissue. Institute of Medical Science Scientific Day. 2015. Toronto, Ontario. Award for best poster in the Regenerative Medicine category.


Increasing the Provision of Physical Activity Advice by Healthcare Professionals, March 2017. Women’s College Hospital, University of Toronto.

“¢         Completing a systematic review regarding provider-based interventions for im-proving physical activity levels of patients

·         Registered and protocol currently under peer review with the Cochrane Effective Practice and Organization of Care Group (EPOC)


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