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Jaclyn McKenna, MD

Primary Sports Medicine, Internal Medicine

About Dr. McKenna

Dr. Jaclyn McKenna is an Assistant Attending Physician at Hospital for Special Surgery specializing in the nonsurgical treatment of various acute, overuse, and chronic musculoskeletal injuries. She is board certified in internal medicine with a certificate of added qualification in sports medicine.

Born and raised on Long Island, Dr. McKenna completed her undergraduate degree at The College of William and Mary, where she played Division I basketball and volleyball for the Tribe. She attended medical school at Stony Brook University prior to completing her residency in internal medicine at Brown University, where she served as a chief resident. She then completed her fellowship in sports medicine at the University of South Carolina where she served as a team physician for all Gamecock sports and provided sideline coverage for the football, women's basketball, and baseball teams.

Dr. McKenna continues to stay active by playing beach volleyball, snowboarding, paddle boarding, and weight lifting.

Departments

Specialized Centers

Women's Sports Medicine Center

Special Expertise

Athletic pre-participation examinations
Concussions
Exercise and sports related injuries for adolescent and adult patients
Medical issues related to sports medicine
Osteoarthritis
Overuse injuries
Ultrasound-guided joint and soft tissue injections

Procedures

Diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound
Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections
Ultrasound-guided joint and soft tissue injections
Viscosupplementation (hyaluronic acid) injections

Patient Stories

Insurance

If your insurance is not listed, please call our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage. If you have out-of-network benefits, then your insurance may reimburse you for a portion of your office visit. We will work with you and your insurance to minimize your out-of-pocket costs. Financial assistance may be available for patients in need.

Credentials

Appointments

Assistant Attending Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery

Affiliations

American College of Physicians
American College of Sports Medicine
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine

Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine

Education

Medical: Stony Brook University School of Medicine, 2018
Residency: Internal Medicine, Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital, 2021
Chief Residency, Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital, 2022
Fellowship: Primary Care Sports Medicine, University of South Carolina/Prisma Health, 2023 

State Licensure

Languages

English

Publications by Dr. McKenna

Research

Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

HSS has a long history of supporting appropriate relationships with industry because they advance HSS's mission to provide the highest quality patient care, improve patient mobility, and enhance the quality of life for all, and to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and their related disciplines through research and education.

As of September 18, 2023, Dr. McKenna reported no relationships with the healthcare industry.

HSS and its physicians make this information available to patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest and Commitment Policy prohibits physicians from collecting royalties on products they develop that are used on patients at HSS.