Franz Jones, DO, is a board-certified physical medicine and rehabilitation physician who is fellowship-trained in interventional spine, sports, and regenerative medicine. He serves patients at his three practices located in Weston, Plantation, and Pembroke Pines, Florida.
Currently, he proudly serves as the director of Regenerative Medicine at South Florida Sports Medicine Associates and treats patients who suffer from various musculoskeletal disorders including lower back and neck pain, as well as hip, knee, shoulder, and other joint pain and musculoskeletal problems.
Dr. Jones completed his Undergraduate studies at South Carolina State University, where he graduated summa cum laude, prior to graduating with his Master’s degree from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. He then went on to complete his medical degree at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his residency training at Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital in Wheaton, Illinois, where he proudly served as Chief resident in his final year.
After, he continued to follow his passion for medicine by completing a specialty fellowship in Interventional spine, sports, and regenerative medicine at Southwest Spine and Sports in Scottsdale, Arizona. There, he worked with Dr. Michael Wolff on innovative treatments to help relieve low back pain caused by degenerative disks and arthritis.
Dr. Jones is a proud diplomate of the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and a fellow of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He is also a member of the American Academy of Physiatrists, the North American Spine Society, and the Spine Intervention Society. He has been involved in several clinical trials and has authored various case reports and papers.
Additionally, he mentors medical students and works with various resident physicians and fellows from several programs in South Florida. He is also very active in the community, covering high school football games for several schools throughout Broward County.
His clinical interests include using various injection therapies to help alleviate painful spinal and joint disorders as well as other ligament, tendon, or muscle injuries. He is also very passionate about using regenerative medicine therapies such as platelet-rich plasma (PRP) and bone marrow aspirate or adipose tissue injections (often referred to as ortho-biologic or stem cell procedures) for healing and recovery.
On a personal note, Dr. Jones enjoys soccer and boxing. He also enjoys camping and outdoor activities and enjoys spending time with his wife and two children.
Grace Sharp: PA-C
Grace Sharp is a nationally board certified Physician Assistant at South Florida Institute of Sports Medicine. She graduated from Keiser University in 2014. Since then, she has obtained training in the specialties of neurosurgery, orthopedics and pain management. Her experience has given her extensive knowledge of various conservative treatment plans, minimally invasive surgical procedures and pain management procedures. Her focus is on the complete evaluation of her patients and guiding them with the appropriate diagnostics, therapies and education. She has been trained on performing various in office procedures to fit our patients needs. Grace is a member of Florida Association of Physician Assistants. She is an avid learner and enjoys attending lectures and training courses to help further her knowledge and stay abreast of the ever-evolving trends in medicine. When she is not learning, Grace enjoys spending time on the beach as well as scuba diving.
Victoria Perez: Procedure Coordinator
Victoria Perez joined the South Florida Sports Medicine team in 2016. She assumed the dual-role of Dr. Jones Scheduling Coordinator as well as his Procedure Coordinator. She is a crucial link, providing seamless and effective communication between Dr. Jones and his patients. She is highly involved in all aspects of his practice. Some of Victoria’s responsibilities include:
Scheduling patients appointments with private insurance along with
motor vehicle accident patients.
Scheduling Nerve Conduction Studies/ EMG’s.
Scheduling of Interventional and pain management procedures.
Verifying benefits and obtaining authorizations for procedures.
Communicating with attorneys
Consenting patients for procedures
Coordinating PRP and “Stem cell” procedures
She can be reached directly via phone in the Weston office at 954-449-2592 or via email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Jones works intimately with a team of highly skilled surgeons, with vast experience in all areas of orthopedic and podiatric surgery.
DR. FRANZ JONES IS A BOARD-CERTIFIED PHYSICAL MEDICINE & REHABILITATION PHYSICIAN
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Dr. Jones listened to all my questions and concerns. He was great about explaining to me my condition and recommending treatment options.
I suffered from a chronic back pain over a year, I went to other doctors however I was never comfortable with their treatment.
I really respect the honesty and professionalism Dr. Jones has. From the first evaluation appointment, I got that sense of confidence and gave me peace of mind.
Dr, Jones is excellent! My first visit he immediately diagnosed my problem gave a great explanation and all is now well. Very highly recommended.
Excellent Dr. Cares about patient’s needs. Thoroughly explains conditions and types of therapies and procedures that can help> Definitely recommend!
Dr. Jones’ patience and commitment to listening to my concerns led to a great experience.
Dr. Jones is a wonderful doctor. Very professional, kind and understanding. He explained my procedure to me step by step and I had a great outcome.
No time waiting. Excellent professional and very friendly. I am very grateful for the doctor’s expertise. Thanks God for putting him in my way.
Dr. Jones is wonderful! When I first saw Dr. Jones, I was in excruciating pain and could hardly walk due to back pain.
Dr. Jones is wonderful! Have years of pain in my shoulder and visiting multiple doctors Dr. Jones was the one who finally was able to diagnose me!!! Thank you!
He took an uncomfortable test and made it tolerable while being VERY thorough and providing excellent “bedside manner”.
Dr. Jones’ care has been wonderful. He diagnosed and treated a long term pain that I had where my thighs meet my torso.
Very professional and informative at every appointment. Treatment worked and am happy camper!!!!!!!