Mark E. Gittins, D.O., FAOAO

Orthopedic Surgeon

Treating Patients in New Albany & Pickerington
Dr. Gittins team was absolutely amazing. I appreciate how attentive they were about developing a care plan to get me back up and rolling.

Dr. Gittins is a board-certified Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in Sports Medicine and Arthritis with extensive experience in outpatient joint reconstruction including robotic-assisted knee joint replacement and the direct anterior hip replacement. Dr. Gittins received his bachelor’s degree from Anderson University in Anderson, Indiana. 

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He attended medical school at Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, Missouri. Upon completion of his Internship and Orthopedic Residency at Doctors Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, Dr. Gittins served an AO/ASIF Trauma Fellowship in Switzerland.

Dr. Gittins currently functions as Clinical Instructor and Staff Physician for the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine Orthopedic Residency Program. Dr. Gittins has served as team physician for the USA Track and Field Team, Capital University, Big Walnut High School, and Pickerington North High School. He has also served as event physician for Ohio High School State Championships in various sports. Charity endeavors include serving as an Orthopedic Consultant for Heart to Honduras Medical Mission Group.

Dr. Gittins holds privileges at the Mt. Carmel New Albany Surgical Hospital, St. Ann’s Hospital, and Grant Medical Center. He has served on the board of AOAO. Dr. Gittins’ interests include robotic-assisted joint replacement surgery, arthritis surgery, total joint replacement, ACL reconstruction, arthroscopy, sports medicine, and orthopedic surgical outcomes.

Board Certification

American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery #1076, 09/94


Anderson University, Anderson, Indiana; B.A.

Medical School

Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, Kirksville, Missouri; D.O.


Doctors Hospital, Columbus, Ohio, Orthopedic Surgery


AO/ASIF Trauma Fellowship in Switzerland

Profile Details


  • General Orthopedics
  • Hip Conditions
  • Knee Conditions
  • Athletic Injuries
  • Joint Replacement
  • Robotic-Assisted Knee Arthroplasty

The Team

Physician Assistant

Sarah Laub, PA-C

  • Undergraduate Studies
    Bachelor of Science in Biology, Wright State University: Dayton, OH Graduated: 2008
  • Graduate Studies
    Master of Science in Anatomy, Wright State University: Dayton, OH Graduated: 2011
    Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, Marietta College: Marietta, OH Graduated: 2014

From Our Patients

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Dr. Mark Gittins has years of experience with robotic-assisted knee surgery.

He even was interviewed on the subject of robotic-assisted surgery. In the video, he explains how such a procedure is performed.


New Albany

5040 Forest Dr.
New Albany, OH 43054


1030 Refugee Rd.
Suite 180
Pickerington, OH 43147

New Albany

5040 Forest Dr.
New Albany, OH 43054


1030 Refugee Rd., Suite 180
Pickerington, OH 43147

Dr. Gittins is very passionate about healing. A wonderful person who takes the time, listens and truly cares about the individual. I can say this about his whole staff as well.

Carol N.


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