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Jason Gessel, DO

Orthopaedic Surgery

“I grew up in the Mid-Ohio Valley. It is an honor to be able to return and provide the highest quality care possible. I truly believe the best orthopaedic care is right here at home."

About Jason Gessel, DO

What Is an Orthopaedic Provider?

As an orthopaedic (ortho) provider, Dr. Gessel is trained in diagnosing and treating conditions that affect the musculoskeletal system. Specialty areas of orthopaedics include the spine, joints, hands, feet, sports medicine, and trauma surgery. Ortho providers focus on restoring the function of injured patients and getting them back to being active with surgical and/or nonsurgical options.

Education and Experience

Jason Gessel, DO is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon. He was born and raised in Parkersburg. He is a graduate of Parkersburg South High School. Dr. Gessel completed his internship and residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Summa Western Reserve Hospital in Akron, Ohio. He attended medical school at West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine in Lewisburg, West Virginia after earning his undergraduate degree in Athletic Training from West Virginia Wesleyan College. He is a member of the American Osteopathic Association and a candidate member of the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedics.

Dr Gessel’s Expertise

• ACL Reconstruction
• Arthroscopic Surgery
• Back Pain
• Bunion & Hammertoe Correction
• Carpal Tunnel Surgery
• Cartilage Restoration
• Fracture Repair
• Hand Surgery
• Hip & Knee Replacement Surgery
• Hip & Knee Revision Surgery
• Ligament & Tendon Repair
• Neck Pain
• Outpatient Total Joint Replacement Surgery
• Partial Knee Replacement Surgery
• Rotator Cuff Repair
• Shoulder Replacement Surgery
• Sports Medicine

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Better Health of WV -WV Medicaid
  • Aetna/First Health Network
  • Anthem BCBS of Ohio
  • Buckeye Health Plan-OH Medicaid
  • BWC Ohio
  • CareSource-OH Medicaid
  • Cigna
  • Custom Design Benefits
  • Health Plan
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • MedBen-MHS Tier 1
  • Medicaid OH Traditional
  • Medicaid WV Traditional
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare Ohio
  • Medicare Railroad
  • MediGold
  • Molina
  • MultiPlan/PHCS Networks
  • Ohio Health Choice
  • Anthem Medicaid
  • Provider Network of America
  • Quality Care Partners
  • Tricare Humana Military
  • Unicare-WV Medicaid
  • United Healthcare Community Plan-OH Medicaid
  • United Healthcare of Ohio
  • VA/UHC-Optum
  • Valor Health Plan
  • WV Senior Advantage
  • Zelis
  • AmeriHealth Caritas
  • Bob Evans
  • Highmark WV Medicaid

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