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Muncie Indiana
Jacob Triplet DO
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Shoulder & Elbow Specialty
Surgeon - 8 years in practice
Primary Practice: Indiana University Health
Primary Hospital: Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital


Dr. Jacob Triplet is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in shoulder and elbow surgery. He is actively involved in outpatient consultations, surgical procedures, research and teaching. Dr. Triplet was born in Buffalo, N.Y. He earned his doctoral degree from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. After graduating first in his medical school class, he completed his Orthopedic Surgical Residency at Ohio University in Columbus, Ohio. Dr. Triplet then completed a Fellowship in Upper Extremity Reconstruction (Shoulder and Elbow Surgery) at the world-renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. He now works as an Upper Extremity Specialist in the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at IU Health. Dr. Triplet has over 50 peer-reviewed publications with his research in prominent journals such as the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (JAAOS) and the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery (JSES). His research has been presented at several national orthopedic conferences including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) annual meetings. Dr. Triplet’s greatest joy is in spending time with his wife and children. He enjoys nature and traveling to new areas with his family. He favors outdoor activities including camping, hiking, and skiing with family and close friends.
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Primary Practice

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Primary practice
Indiana University Health

Hospital Affiliations

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Mayo Clinic Hospital Methodist Campus
(507) 284-2511
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Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital
(765) 747-3111

Education & Training

Upper Extremity (Shoulder & Elbow) Reconstruction
Doctors Hospital/OhioHealth Program
Doctors Hospital/OhioHealth Program
Nova Southeastern university


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PMID: 27422691 J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2016 Nov;25(11):1848-1853. Epub 2016 Jul 12.
Trends in total elbow arthroplasty in the Medicare population: a nationwide study of records from 2005 to 2012.
Jacob J Triplet Jennifer Kurowicki Enesi Momoh Tsun Yee Law Timothy Niedzielak Jonathan C Levy
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PMID: 30489247 J Surg Orthop Adv. Fall 2018;27(3):219-225.
Influence of Level 1 Evidence on Management of Clavicle and Distal Humerus Fractures: A Nationwide Comparative Study of Records From 2005 to 2014.
Jennifer Kurowicki Jacob J Triplet Samuel Rosas Tsun Yee Law Timothy Niedzielak Enesi Momoh Jonathan C Levy
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PMID: 30902516 Knee. 2019 Mar 19; Epub 2019 Mar 19.
Mid-term outcomes following primary semi-constrained total knee arthroplasty in patients less than 60 years old, a retrospective review.
David B Johnson Jr Jacob J Triplet Daniel R Gaines Anand Gupta Kurt L Unverferth
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PMID: 32745228 Orthopedics. 2020 Aug 03;:1-7. Epub 2020 Aug 3.
Improved Outcomes Using a Fibular Strut in Proximal Humerus Fracture Fixation.
Devon M Myers Jacob J Triplet Patrick J Warmoth Braden J Passias Sean P McGowan Benjamin C Taylor
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PMID: 30806274 J Long Term Eff Med Implants. 2018;28(3):181-185.
Retrograde Femoral Bone Graft Acquisition Using the Reamer-Irrigator-Aspirator.
Benjamin C Taylor Jacob J Triplet David Bird Johnson Barry Dale Sharpe Brian Sullivan Cameron Canini
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PMID: 25487902 J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2015 Jun;24(6):867-74. Epub 2014 Dec 2.
Functional internal rotation after shoulder arthroplasty: a comparison of anatomic and reverse shoulder arthroplasty.
Jacob J Triplet Nathan G Everding Jonathan C Levy Molly A Moor
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PMID: 34547758 J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2021 Oct 15;29(20):855-861.
Split-Thickness Skin Grafting: A Primer for Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Benjamin C Taylor Jacob J Triplet Mark Wells
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PMID: 36596991 Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2023 Aug;143(8):4663-4669. Epub 2023 Jan 4.
Reverse shoulder arthroplasty for proximal humerus fractures: a comparison of the deltoid split and deltopectoral approaches.
Hayden B Schuette Nathaniel J Starcher Craig C Goubeaux Daniel T DeGenova Jacob J Triplet Sanjay Mehta Benjamin C Taylor
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PMID: 37588431 JSES Rev Rep Tech. 2023 May;3(2):209-214. Epub 2022 Dec 27.
Extended deltopectoral approach for revision total elbow arthroplasty requiring humeral allograft-prosthetic composites in patients with severely compromised proximal humerus bone stock.
Adnan N Cheema Jacob J Triplet Mark E Morrey Joaquín Sanchez-Sotelo
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