Top Orthopedic Surgeon Francisco Jaume, DO, to Lead New Clinic

Dignity Health, Yavapai Regional Medical Group (YRMG) has expanded its network of multispecialty medical practices to include Orthopedic Surgery.

Francisco Jaume, DO, an accomplished orthopedic surgeon with more than 28 years of experience, will serve as Lead Orthopedist for YRMG, Orthopedic Surgery (formerly YRMC PhysicianCare). The new Clinic has opened and is serving patients at its temporary location: Dignity Health, YRMC Outpatient Services Building, 7700 East Florentine Road, Building B, Suite 203 in Prescott Valley.

An Experienced Orthopedic Surgeon

In his role, Dr. Jaume will lead the development of YRMG, Orthopedic Surgery, which will serve the orthopedic needs of people throughout Yavapai County.

“I’m looking forward to building an orthopedic group from the ground up,” Dr. Jaume said. “Our goal is to provide the highest quality care to patients. We’ll achieve this through a talented team of orthopedic surgeons, registered nurses and other healthcare professionals who will join me in delivering the latest in orthopedic surgical services.”

Leveraging Collaborative Care

YRMG, Orthopedic Surgery takes a collaborative approach to healthcare thanks to the multispecialty medical practices that comprise Yavapai Regional Medical Group. The collaborative, integrated network includes 25 primary and specialty clinics located throughout the community.

Dr. Jaume – who is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Medicine – is an expert in the following orthopedic surgical procedures and care:

  • Knee arthroscopy
  • Knee replacement
  • Hip replacement
  • Carpal tunnel release
  • Press-fit total knee replacement
  • Fracture care (upper and lower extremities)
  • Joint injections
  • Rotator cuff repair
  • Achilles tendon repair
  • Flexor and extensor tendon repair of the hand

A Career of Service

Dr. Jaume has served patients in the Quad Cities area since 2004. In 2015, he was recognized as YRMC’s Physician of the Year for his outstanding leadership and commitment to exceptional patient care.

Dr. Jaume received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Stratford, New Jersey. After that, he pursued a rotating internship at Union Hospital in Union, New Jersey. This was followed by an orthopedic surgical residency at the College of Osteopathic Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Dr. Jaume’s career also includes an impressive record of military service. He served in the United States Marine Corps for six years, achieving the rank of Sergeant. He also served for eight years in the United States Air Force Medical Service Corps, where he earned the rank of Major.

For more information about Dignity Health, Yavapai Regional Medical Group, Orthopedic Surgery, call .928.708.4545.