Joseph Blanda, MD
Dr. Joseph Blanda is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon who has been in practice in Akron since 1985. Residency training was completed at Akron City Hospital followed by a Sports Medicine Fellowship at Penn State University. Caring and attentive are words used by his patients when describing this experienced physician who remains in private practice and is partnered with the Crystal Clinic Orthopedic Center. Dr. Blanda uses an integrative approach utilizing medications, injections, bracing, nutrition, supplements, and physical therapy before considering surgical intervention. His experienced team follows his lead in putting the patient first by respecting their time, being sensitive to their individual needs, and being accessible.