Jason P. Zlotnicki, MD

Jason P. Zlotnicki, MD

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Specialties: Fracture Care, Hip, Joint Replacement, Knee, Sports Medicine

Dr. Jason Zlotnicki is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in adult reconstruction and joint replacement of the hip and knee. He began practicing at Carolina Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Center in 2021. 

After graduating from the University of Pittsburgh in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania with his bachelor’s degree, Dr. Zlotnicki earned his Doctor of Medicine degree at the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry in Rochester, New York. He then moved back to Pittsburgh to complete his orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. Following his residency, Dr. Zlotnicki committed to an additional year of training in an adult reconstruction and joint replacement fellowship at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. 

In addition to seeing patients, Dr. Zlotnicki enjoys spending time with his wife and family, running, playing golf, and reading.



    University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 2010

    Medical School

    University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry, Rochester, NY, 2014

    Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery

    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, 2014-2020

    Fellowship, Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement

    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, 2020-2021


    American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

    Professional Memberships

    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 
    American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons 

    Medical Interests

    Total Hip & Knee Replacement
    Computer-Assisted, Robotic-Assisted & Minimally Invasive Joint Replacement
    Fracture Care
    Hip & Knee Injuries
    Sports Injuries
    Joint Pain
    Revision Hip & Knee Replacement
    Direct Anterior Hip Replacement
    Hip Resurfacing & Partial Knee Replacement
    Orthopaedic Trauma
    Therapeutic Joint Injections

    2345 Court Drive
    Gastonia, NC 28054
    United States

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    • “Dr. Zlotnicki is an amazing doctor. He gave me hope when other doctors frowned their noses at me because of my weight. Dr. Zlotnicki, however, gave me a chance. He believed in me. I lost every bit of the weight and more. As I said before, Dr. Zlotnicki is amazing.”
      – Shameka P.
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