Jay Smith, M.D.

Physician - Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

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Background and expertise

  • Professor and Vice Chair, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Director of Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and Regenerative Sports Medicine, Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine Center
  • Director of Regenerative Medicine, Mayo Clinic Rehabilitation Medicine Research Center
  • Pioneer in diagnostic and interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound, including ultrasound guided techniques to treat chronic tendon and joint disorders (e.g. needle tenotomy, TX1/TX2 treatments), and ultrasound guided carpal tunnel release.
  • Former Winter Olympics Team Physician
  • Expert in shoulder, elbow, and knee injuries and biomechanics
  • Research interests include diagnostic and interventional musculoskeletal ultrasound, regenerative medicine (platelet rich plasma and stem cells), and gene therapy for knee arthritis.

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