Orthopaedic Surgery Faculty

Jonathon K. Salava, MD

Title

Assistant Professor

Specialty

Adult Reconstruction
Arthroplasty

Bio

Jonathon Salava, MD, a fellowship-trained joint replacement surgeon and former orthopedic surgery resident in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, has returned to Huntington and Marshall Orthopaedics as a hip replacement and revision surgery specialist, as well as an assistant professor.

Dr. Salava completed his fellowship training in adult reconstruction at OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee in Charlotte, NC. He earned his medical degree at the University of Kansas School of Medicine before becoming one of the first residents in the Marshall University Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program.

Honors & Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • West Virginia Orthopaedic Society
  • Outstanding Clinician Award - University of Kansas School of Medicine Rural Health Program, July 2005

Training

  • Medical School: University of Kansas School of Medicine, Kansas City, Kansas
  • Residency: Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, Huntington, West Virginia
  • Fellowship: OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Center, Charlotte, North Carolina - Adult Reconstruction