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Dr. Jonathan Cluett

Orthopedic Surgery
Agawam, MA
22 years experience

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Orthopedic Surgery

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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Cluett
Orthopedic Surgery 22 years experience
Swelling: Swelling commonly occurs further down the extremity from an injury. Elevating the extremity can help, as can gentle movement of the hand and fingers-... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Cluett
Orthopedic Surgery 22 years experience
Patellar cartilage: The patella is the kneecap. Cartilage is the smooth lining on the back of the kneecap that allows the kneecap to glide effortlessly. When cartilage ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Cluett
Orthopedic Surgery 22 years experience
Meniscal root: The meniscal root is where the meniscus attaches to the top of the shin bone. Most often, when an MRI shows an abnormally positioned meniscal root, t... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Cluett
Orthopedic Surgery 22 years experience
Preventing Arthritis: Preventing the progression of arthritis is best accomplished with different steps including medications. Other helpful tools can include appropriate ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jonathan Cluett
Orthopedic Surgery 22 years experience
Chondroplasty: A chondroplasty means the cartilage is being smoothed out, and loose or unstable parts are removed. The patella is the kneecap, and the medial side i... Read More
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A 67-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Cluett
Orthopedic Surgery 22 years experience
Bursitis: Bursitis is inflammation of a structure called a bursa. You tend to find a bursa at points where muscles and tendons glide over bones. A bursa is a s... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Cluett
Orthopedic Surgery 22 years experience
Activity After Scope: Many activities can be resumed after a hip arthroscopy. In fact, professional football players, baseball players, and basketball players are returnin... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Cluett
Orthopedic Surgery 22 years experience
Inflammation: A bursa is a structure you body places between skin, tendons, and bone to allow for smooth movement. When a bursa is swollen and inflamed, it is call... Read More
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A 70-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Cluett
Orthopedic Surgery 22 years experience
Acupuncture: Acupuncture has never been scientifically studied to determine if it helps a sprained ankle. That said, many people find relief from a variety of mus... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Cluett
Orthopedic Surgery 22 years experience
Knee Joint Fluid: Most often, knee joint fluid is called synovial fluid. Synovial fluid is the normal, slippery fluid found in joints that helps make movement smooth. ... Read More
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Cluett is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Cluett is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY
Graduated 2000MD
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