Kurt E. Blasser, M.D.

  1. Orthopedic Surgeon

Location

  1. Jacksonville, Florida

Languages

English
  1. Hip replacement
  2. Joint replacement
  3. Joint replacement revisions
  4. Knee replacement
  5. Reconstructive surgery
  • Adult reconstructive surgery
  • Primary and revision hip and knee replacement
  • Minimal incision joint replacement
  • Muscle sparing anterior total hip replacement

Jacksonville, Florida

  1. 1983
    Resident - Orthopaedic SurgeryMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1979
    Internship - Department of OrthopedicsMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1978
    MDTemple University School of Medicine
  4. 1974
    MS - BiochemistryRutgers University
  5. 1973
    BALa Salle College

Certifications

  1. 1984
    Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2011
    Excellence in Teaching Associate Faculty Teaching AwardDepartment of Orthopedic Surgery
  2. 1982
    Chief ResidentMayo Clinic
  3. 1978
    Honor GraduateTemple University
  4. 1978
    Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor SocietyTemple University

Professional memberships

  1. 2005 - 2006
    MemberPhysician Champion-Lighthouse Project Mayo Clinic/St. Luke's Collaborative Effort-Mayo Clinic Jacksonville and Cerner Corp.
  2. 2005 - present
    ChairExpense Management Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  3. 2002 - 2005
    MemberInfection Control Committee, St. Luke's Hospital
  4. 1995 - 2000
    MemberSurgical Specialties ACP Advisory Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  5. 1990 - 1994
    MemberInfection Control Committee - Florida, Clinical Practice Committee - Florida, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  6. 1990 - 1992
    MemberMedical Records and Utilization Review Committee, St. Luke's Hospital
  7. 1988 - 1993
    MemberPractice Improvement Committee, Mayo Clinic Florida Committees
  8. 1982 - 1983
    Resident MemberCurriculum Committee, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  9. 1982 - 1983
    Resident MemberResident Selection Panel, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  10. 1982 - 1983
    MemberCurriculum Committee, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  11. 1982 - 1983
    MemberResident Selection Panel, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  12. 1978 - 1983
    MemberMayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  13. 1974 - 1978
    MemberTemple University School of Medicine
  14. 1974 - 1978
    MemberAlpha Kappa Kappa National Medicine Fraternity, Temple University School of Medicine
  15. 1974 - 1976
    SecretaryAlpha Kappa Kappa National Medicine Fraternity, Temple University School of Medicine
  16. 1972 - 1973
    TreasurerPhi Kappa Tau Fraternity, La Salle College
  17. 1972 - 1973
    Dormitory AdvisorLa Salle College
  18. 1971 - 1973
    MemberPhi Kappa Tau Fraternity, La Salle College
  19. 1969 - 1973
    MemberLa Salle College
  20.  
    MemberPractice Improvement Committee, St. Luke's Hospital
  21.  
    MemberOrthopedic Management Committee, St. Luke's Hospital
  22.  
    MemberSupply Expense Management Committee - Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic Committees
  23.  
    MemberMedical Education Research Group, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  24.  
    Dormitory RepresentativeStudent Government, La Salle College
  25.  
    Student Government RepresentativeCommunity Interaction Committee, La Salle College
  26.  
    Student NotetakerTemple University School of Medicine
  27.  
    Anatomy PredissectorTemple University School of Medicine
  28.  
    Student MemberAdmissions Committee, Temple University School of Medicine
  29.  
    FellowAmerican Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  30.  
    Board MemberDeb Richard Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis Foundation
  31.  
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha, National Medical Honor Society, Temple University School of Medicine
  32.  
    MemberAnnual Air Force Clinical Clerkships, Temple University School of Medicine
  33.  
    MemberNortheast Florida Orthopedic Society
  34.  
    MemberSociety of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons
  35.  
    MemberAssociation of Military Surgeons of the United States
  36.  
    MemberFlorida Medical Association
  37.  
    MemberDuval County Medical Society
  38.  
    MemberOrthopedic Advisory Committee, Arthritis Foundation
  39.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  40.  
    MemberAmerican Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
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