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Please read these articles from JOI News.  This page contains News about JOI Rehab and JOI.  You can learn information related to orthopedic conditions and treatment protocols written by our clinical staff members.

You can also learn more about JOI and JOI Rehab Sports Medicine Program.  JOI and JOI Rehab provide Sports Medicine Coverage for High Schools, FSCJ, Jacksonville University, The Jacksonville Jaguars, The Jumbo Shrimp, The Jacksonville Sharks and many community events.

Through the JOI Foundation we also sponsor events at the Patrick Heinold Foundation, The Jacksonville Humane Society, The Police Athletic League and The Sulzbacher Center for the Homeless.

Televisits Offer Future of Medicine

Telehealth/Telemedicine/Virtual Visits

Televisits offer a glimpse of the future of medicine in situations where medical professionals or health providers may not be able to provide care in person. Televisits are an alternative to in person interventions from healthcare providers. Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute is a provider offering virtual visits during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Learn more from the recent News4Jax story regarding televisits here.

JOI Physicians and all of the JOI Rehab Centers are providing Televisits for New and Existing Patients. To schedule, please call 904-JOI-2000.

Did you know that we can also ship braces and other DME supplies right to your home? Contact us at 904-858-7045. To learn more at JOI Rehab, please watch this VIDEO.

Telehealth JOI
Dr. Kaplan Telehealth

New Patients Can Now Schedule Online!

The Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute now offers online scheduling for New Patients for all of our physicians. JOI is the first orthopaedic group in North Florida to offer this feature. To learn more about online scheduling you can read this article: or simply go to and schedule. Online scheduling can be done during normal business hours or whenever is convenient for our patients. Often, injuries occur at night or on the weekends. There is no need to wait until Monday morning. Just go to our website and find an MD and a time which works for your busy schedule. You can access this online schedule from your desktop, laptop and cell phone. Give it a try!

Of course you can still use the JOI Call Center at JOI-2000 or you can still request an appointment by using the contact us button on the website and we will call you back. We want to make it easy to see one of our orthopaedic specialists.

If still want to call to schedule an appointment, please call JOI-2000 or if you want to request someone to call you back, go to: . We now have 3 different ways for you to access our JOI Physicians.

In The Game Banquet

JOI Sponsors In The Game
In The Game

Dr. Snyder will be speaking at the In The Game banquet on February 1st. He will be the keynote speaker speaking to the top athletes in the area and their parents about what it takes to be successful outside of sports.

Serving Up A Cure

Dr. & Mrs. Kambach sponsored the Serving Up A Cure tennis tournament at the Deerwood. JOI provided Sports Medicine Services for the event as well as staff members promoting our services. To learn more about the event, please go to: The tournament proceeds support local charities for the fight against cancer.

Community Events sponsored by JOI
Tennis player serving outdoor

To learn more about other community charitable events from JOI, go to:

SenioRITA Tennis Tournament

2019 SenioRITA Tennis Tournament

JOI is a proud sponsor of the 20th Anniversary SenioRITA Tennis Tournament. This tournament raises money to support the RITA Foundation to search for a cure of Breast Cancer.

To learn more about the JOI Tennis Program, please go to: TENNIS

Jacksonville Armada

JOI is proud to provide sports medicine coverage for the Jacksonville Armada FC. We celebrated the Armada’s last game at Patton Park on June 8th against the Storm FC, which was fitting due to the amount of rain during the game! Below is one of JOI’s physical therapists, Tiffany Patterson at the game.

Admission is FREE so please come out and support your local Soccer team!

Armada website

Patton Park location: 2850 Hodges Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32246

JOI PT at an Armada game
Tiffany Patterson PT at the Armada Game

Jumbo Shrimp

JOI – Official Sports Medicine Provider

JOI is proud to be the Official Sports Medicine Provider for the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp!!!

Join JOI and the rest of the Jacksonville community tonight for Opening Night as the we take on the Jackson Generals at 7:05 pm. Don’t forget to stay after and enjoy the fireworks.

Dr. Lance Snyder, Dr. Gregory Smith, Dr. Kevin Kaplan, and Dr. Brett Frykberg are proud to serve as the Official Team Physicians for the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp. To schedule an appointment with a JOI Physician, please call 904-JOI-2000 or go to: JOI Doctors

To learn more about the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp, go to:

The Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute is proud of our relationship with all of our sports teams. JOI and JOI Rehab is Where The Pro’s Go! To learn more, please go to

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