Jared L. Burkett, MD

AOC Dr. Burkett

Area of Specialty

  • Hand


  • Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


  • University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS - Hand and Upper Extremity


  • Residency; University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL – Orthopaedic Surgery
  • University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Mobile, AL – Doctor of Medicine
  • Auburn University at Montgomery, Montgomery, AL – Bachelor of Science in Biology and Physical Sciences


  • Medical Association of the State of Alabama
  • Medical Society of Mobile County

Hospital Affiliations

  • Mobile Infirmary Medical Center
  • Springhill Medical Center

Additional information, articles and links about Dr. Burkett

Orthopaedic Publications

Ligamentous sports injuries of the hand and wrist. Geissler WB, Burkett JL. Sports Med Arthrosc. 2014 Mar;22(1):39-44. doi: 10.1097/JSA.0000000000000013. PMID: 246512


"Today, I recommended a friend. Dr. Burkett is honestly one of the best healthcare professionals I have ever seen. He is thorough and actually cares about his patients."

— Jimmy

Rating: 5 Star

"I saw Dr. Burkett for a broken left wrist. He performed surgery on it and I have had a great result. He is very nice and personable as well as his staff. I HIGHLY recommend."

— Mary Funk

Rating: 5 Star

"Thorough, empathetic, great bed side manner. Love him and his staff."

— Cheri

Rating: 5 Star

"Best of the best..had a great ortho(hand/wrist) who passd on..Dr. Burkett is his equal and more."

— Ronald John Lofaro, PhD

Rating: 5 Star

"Dr. Burkett is knowledgeable and thorough . He has done his best to help my lacerated finger/tendon to heal."

— Linda D. Hastie

Rating: 5 Star

"Very friendly Dr. Who took time to explain my hand problem."

— Howard Bozeman

Rating: 5 Star

"Dr. Burkett is an excellent surgeon he operated on both my hands for carpal tunnel and they are doing great! He is a very caring, competent surgeon and I would highly recommend him."

— Peggy Vickery

Rating: 5 Star

"I really appreciate a doctor that tells me I don't need surgery at present and that I should see a different specialist. Now I am waiting for the referral."

— Anonymous

Rating: 4 Star

"Dr. Burkett and his staff are the best. He did surgery on my broken left wrist and I have been very pleased with the results so far. He is a very nice and personable man as well as very knowledgeable in his field."

— Mary Funk

Rating: 5 Star