Andrew Jawa

Medical School

  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine


  • Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency, Harvard University School of Medicine


  • Massachusetts General Hospital Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship
  • Massachusetts General Hospital Shoulder and Elbow Surgery Fellowship


  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • New England Shoulder and Elbow Society

Dr. Jawa is a high-volume shoulder replacement surgeon at New England Baptist Hospital, a national leader in joint replacement surgery. His career began at Boston University Medical Center where he was an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics. While at Boston University he specialized in complex upper extremity reconstruction for high-level trauma. He then joined Boston Sports & Shoulder Center to focus on shoulder replacement surgery, and he has grown to become one of the busiest shoulder replacement surgeons in the country.

Best Orthopedist in Waltham

He completed medical school training at the University of Pennsylvania Medical School and his residency at the Harvard Combined Orthopaedics Residency at Massachusetts General and Brigham and Women’s hospitals. He completed two fellowships at Massachusetts General Hospital: Hand and Microsurgery, and Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.

Dr. Jawa is active in both clinical research and the education of residents and fellows. He trains residents from Tufts University, sports fellows from New England Baptist Hospital, and shoulder and elbow fellows from the Harvard Shoulder Fellowship Program. He has won both resident and fellow teaching awards for best instruction by an attending surgeon. He has published over 30 peer reviewed scientific papers, and has made more than 40 presentations at national meetings. He is very active in the national orthopaedic community where he is a member of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES), the New England Shoulder and Elbow Society (NESES), and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS).

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