Joel P. Fechisin, M.D. – Orthopedic Surgery


Dr. Fechisin is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon from Blairstown, New Jersey. After graduating with honors from Lehigh University, he received his medical degree from UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in Piscataway, New Jersey. Following a one year surgical internship at Abington Memorial Hospital in Abington, Pennsylvania, he completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, New Jersey. During his residency, Dr. Fechisin completed 6 months of training at the Children’s Hospital of Pennsylvania for pediatric orthopedics as well as at Morristown Memorial Hospital for orthopedic trauma.

With a strong interest in joints and arthritis, Dr. Fechisin pursued and completed a one-year fellowship in Adult Reconstruction at the Insall Scott Kelly Institute in New York City. While there, he learned the latest techniques in total joint replacement using a wide range of the newest implants available. In addition, Dr. Fechisin specializes in all disorders and injuries of the knee and also has subspecialty training in arthroscopic and cruciate ligament reconstruction.

Education and Training

Medical School:
UMDNJ/Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ

Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington, PA
Surgical Internship

Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch
Orthopedic Surgery Residency

Insall Scott Kelly Institute, New York, NY
Adult Reconstruction Fellowship

General Orthopedic Surgery
Adult Reconstruction
Specializing in Knee Reconstruction

Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Ocean Medical Center
Monmouth Medical Center

Toms River Surgery Center
Shrewsbury Surgery Center
SurgiCare of Freehold

New Jersey

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Medical Society of New Jersey
Monmouth / Ocean County Medical Society