Jake P. Zarah, M.D.

 

Dr. Jake Zarah is a board-certified, fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in the arthroscopic and open treatment of disorders of the shoulder, hip and knee. He graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a BS in Biology and subsequently received both a Masters in Physiology and Biophysics as well as his medical degree from Georgetown University. 

 

Following medical school, Dr. Zarah went on to complete his orthopaedic residency at Rutgers-New Jersey Medical School, the busiest trauma center in the tri-state area. He subsequently completed a fellowship in arthroscopic surgery and sports medicine at the prestigious Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia.  There he served as an assistant team physician for several professional and collegiate teams including the Philadelphia Eagles, Philadelphia Flyers, Philadelphia Phillies, Villanova University and Saint Joseph's University.

 

He has been a contributing author to several scientific publications and has presented at a number of national meetings.

 

Dr. Zarah grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and now resides in North Jersey with his wife and three children.