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Kenneth Jeffers, MD

Practicing Since: 1997

Tenet Hospital Affiliations: West Boca Medical Center,St. Mary’s Medical Center

Locations: Boca Raton Office

Education & Certifications

Professional Experience


Areas of Interest

  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Medical School
  • University of Illinois, College of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • University of Cincinatti Hospital and Clinics, Cincinatti, OH – General Surgery
  • University of Cincinatti Hospital and Clinics, Cincinatti, OH – Orthopedic Surgery
  • The Nemour’s Children’s Clinic, Orlando, FL – Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, Tenet Florida PhysicianServices, Boca Raton, FL, 2008-Present

Clinical Assistant Professor, Nova SoutheasternUniversity, College of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Section of Orthopedic Surgery, Davie, FL

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon, Pediatric Orthopedic Associates, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon-Major USAFR, 59th MDW/MMMRK-Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, TX

Medical Director, Pediatric Orthopedics, Chris Evert Children’s and Women Center, Broward General Medical Center, Fort Lauderdale, FL

Conference Co-Director and Organizer, The Annual Southern Caribbean Orthopedic Seminars, Port of Spain, Trinidad, West Indies, 1995-1997

Graduate Student Research Assistantship, University of Illinois, Department of Biomedical Engineering/Environmental Medicine, 1987-1988

“The Effect of Adrenergic Agonist on Ciliary Beat Frequency”

Graduate Student Research Assistantship, University of Illinois, Department of Solid State Physics, 1986-1987

“Organo Metallic Chemical Vapor Deposition”

Senior Engineering Technical Associate, AT&T Bell Labs, Holmdel, NJ, 1984-1986

“Metallorganic Chemical Vapor Epitaxial Deposition and Electrical Characterization of Semiconductor Device Materials”

Publications, Presentations & Conferences:

Pediatric Symposium: The Child with a Limp, Parkway Regional Medical Center, Miami, FL, 2000

The Pediatric Orthopedic Society of North America 1998 Annual Meeting: Biomechanical Study of Fracture Fixation of the Lateral Humeral Condyle, Cleaveland, OH, 1998 – Poster Presentation

The American Orthopedic Association’s 30th Annual Resident’s Conference: Arthrofibrosis after Total Knee Arthroplasty, New York, NY, 1997 – Poster Presentation

First Annual Southern Caribbean Orthopedic Seminar: Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, West Indies, 1995

The Approach to Orthopedic Evaluation of the Multiple Injured Child

Basic Science of Fracture Healing

CIBA-GIEGY Research Fellows Conference: Biomechanical Analysis of Wound Healing in Streptozocin-Induced Diabetic Rats: The Effect of Aminoguanidine Hydrochloride, K.S. Jeffers, G.C. Huang, M.D., L.J. Gottleib, M.D., Thesis submitted as partial requirement for the degree of M.D. James Scholar/Independent Study Program, University of Illinois, 1992

31st Annual Meeting-Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgeons: Effects of Hypebaric Oxygen on Wound Healing in Drug-Induced Diabetic Rats, G.C. Huang, M.D., K.S. Jeffers, L.J. Gottleib, M.D., P.K. Patel, M.D., Union Station, St. Louis, MO, 1991

Third International Conference on Vapor Phase Epitaxy: University City, Pasedena, California, 1986

Low Temperature Growth of Cadmium Telluride Using Di-Ethyl-Di-Telluride, D.W. Kisker, M.L., Seigerwald, K.S. Jeffers

Metal Organic Chemical Vapor Deposition Growth of Cadmium1-x ZincxTelluride, D.W. Kisker, K.S. Jeffers and A. Dayen

Journal of Vacuum Science Technology: A Comparison of Cadmium Telluride grown on Gallium Arsenide by Molecular Beam and Organo/Metallic Vapor Epitaxy, R.D. Feldman, D.W. Kisker, R.F. Austin, K.S. Jeffers and P.M. Bridenbaugh; A 4 (4), Jul/Aug 1986

AT&T bell Labs Technical Memorandum-Proprietary G.E.I. 2.2: Holmdel, NJ, 1986

Epitaxial Growth of II-VI Semiconductors for Telecommunications, R.D. Feldman, D.W. Kisker, P.M. Bridenbaugh, R.F. Austin, K.S. Jeffers, Low Temperature OMVPE Growth of Cadmium Telluride Using a new Organo Tellurium Source, D.W. Kisker, M.L. Seigerwald, T.Y. Kometani, K.S. Jeffers

Applied Physics Letters: Influence of Gallium-Arsenic- Telluride Interfacial Phases on the Orientation of Epitaxial Cadmium Telluride on Gallium Arsenide, R.D. Feldman, R.F. Austin, D.W. Kisker, K.S. Jeffers, and P.M. Bridenbaugh; 48 (3), 1986

Journal of Crystal Growth: Transmission Electron Microscopic Study of Epitaxial Films of Cadmium Telluride Growth on Gallium Arsenide, D.W. Kisker, F.D. Feldman, R.F. Austin and K.S. Jeffers; 72 (102) 1985

SUNY at Stonybrook: Hot Pressed Barium Chloride for Optical Applications, K.S. Jeffers, F.F.Y. Wang – Thesis Submitted as partial requirements for the degree of B.S. Engineering Chemistry

Clinical Research:

University of Chicago Pritzker College of Medicine, Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: Biomechanical Analyses of Collagen Glycosylation Inhibitors on Wound Healing in Diabetic Rats, 1990-1992

University of Chicago Pritzker College of Medicine, Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery: The Effect of Hyperbaric Oxygen on Wound Healing, 1990-1992

University of Illinois College of Medicine- Department of Physiology and Biophysics: Transmission Electron Microscopy and Ion Transport Studies of Calcifying Clam Mantle Epithelium, 1989-1990

University of Cincinnati, Department of Orthpedic Surgery: A biomechanical Analysis of Lateral Condyle Pin Fixation Configurations, 1996-1997

University of Cincinnati, Department of Orthpedic Surgery: Knee Stiffness After Total Knee Arthroplasty, 1995- 1997

  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member, American College of Sports Medicine
  • Fellow, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
Pediatric & Adolescent Care,Arthroscopic Surgery,Bowed Legs,Clubfoot,Flatfoot,High School Sports Injuries,Nursemaid’s (Pulled) Elbow,Scoliosis,Spinal Deformity,Spine, Arm, Leg, Fractures