Kenneth-Aaron-Jaffe-MDKenneth A Jaffe MD Jaffe of Birmingham AL is a native of Birmingham, Alabama and graduated from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa. He is a Board-Certified Orthopaedist who focuses his practice on general orthopaedics, orthopaedic oncology and adult reconstruction.

He received his medical degree from the University of Alabama, Birmingham where he completed his orthopaedic surgery residency. Dr. Jaffe completed fellowships at Harvard University, Mass General Hospital, and Boston Children’s Hospital in orthopaedic oncology and adult reconstruction.

He returned to Birmingham where he was on staff at the University of Alabama, Birmingham for twelve years prior to going into private practice. He has published numerous scientific articles and lectures nationally on various orthopaedic subjects.

Specialty & Clinical Interests

  • General Orthopaedics
  • Orthopaedic Oncology

Education & Medical Training

  • University Alabama At Birmingham - Osteopathic - Residency, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1984–1986
  • University of Alabama Medical Center - Residency, General Surgery, 1982–1984

Board Status

  • American Board of Family Medicine - Certified 25 years in Family Medicine

Awards, Honors & Recognition

  • Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services,2012
  • David Kibbe Award Recipient, towards furthering Electronic Health Records, Arizona Academy of Family Physicians, 2010

Publications & Presentations

  • Initiating Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.