Meet Jeffrey Otte M.D.
Dr. Jeff Otte is a native of Maria Stein where he graduated from Marion Local High School in 2005. He continued his education at Ohio Northern University where he competed in Track and Field and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Biology in 2009. He then obtained his Medical Degree at Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine where he was a revered member of the AOA Honor Society and graduated second in his class in 2013. After medical school, he completed his residency training in Orthopaedic Surgery at Mount Carmel Health in Columbus, Ohio, where he contributed to the advancement of the field of orthopaedics through numerous research publications and podium presentations before graduating in 2018. Dr. Otte then completed an additional year of orthopaedic training with a Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery Fellowship at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee where he focused solely on the diagnosis and treatment of a vast array of pediatric orthopaedic conditions.
Dr. Otte is currently board eligible by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Ohio Orthopaedic Society. He feels blessed to be able to fulfill his lifelong dream of returning home to serve the area’s small communities. He has a special interest in pediatric orthopaedics where he treats a multitude of conditions including fractures, sport injuries, patellar instability, shoulder instability, hip dysplasia, hip impingement, clubfoot, limb deformity, cerebral palsy, and scoliosis. Beyond his pediatric population, Dr. Otte provides comprehensive orthopaedic care to patients of all ages including adolescent and adult patients through non-surgical and surgical treatment of general orthopedic conditions. He strives to improve the quality of life in his patients through treatments such as knee replacement, hip replacement through an anterior approach, hip preservation surgery including the innovative periacetabular osteotomy (PAO), and shoulder and knee arthroscopic surgeries such as labral repair, rotator cuff repair, ACL reconstruction, meniscus repair, and patellar realignment.
Dr. Otte enjoys spending time with his wife and two kids, especially going for family walks, hiking adventures, and sporting events. He values his faith, family traditions, and simple joys in life like ice cream, country music, and football.
Dr. Otte is accepting new patients and operates at our locations in Lima, Van Wert, Coldwater, and Sidney.