Dr. Jimmy Chow, MD


Orthopedic Surgeon


  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Committees/Organizations

  • American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery


  • Medical degree, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Residency, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Fellowship, Otto E AuFranc fellowship in Adult Reconstructive Surgery, New England Baptist Hospital
  • Fellowship, Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery, Orthopaedic Center of Southern Illinois

Dr. Jimmy Chow is an innovator in the field of robotic knee surgery, performing the first MAKOplasty partial knee resurfacing in the state of Arizona in 2010. He has been critical in launching multiple technologies in total knee replacement with several different organizations. This includes computer pre-navigation, also known as “patient matching,” and original designs for knee replacement. Dr. Chow is an internationally known speaker, lecturing on subjects that include minimally invasive, tourniquet-less and rapid-recovery knee replacement.

Dr. Chow is a board-certified hip and knee specialist with dual-fellowship training in adult reconstruction total joints and arthroscopic sports surgery. He is also proud to have been named Physician of the Year for 2014 by AZ Business Magazine and appointed one of the influential “40 under 40” by the Phoenix Business Journal in 2013.

Through his extensive commitment to technological development combined with a deeply held passion for helping patients get back to a healthy and active lifestyle, Dr. Chow has performed more than 1,000 Superpath® total hip procedures.