• Phone: 401-777-7000
  • Office Location(s): Warwick Campus |
  • Specialties: Foot and Ankle Surgery, General Orthopedics, Lower Extremity Reconstruction Including Knee Replacement Surgery
  • Operating Privileges: South County Hospital, Kent Hospital, Blackstone Surgery Center

Dr. Tartaglione is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with a strong background in general orthopedics and orthopedic trauma, as well as advanced fellowship training in foot and ankle orthopedic surgery. His interests include ankle replacement surgery, complex foot and ankle deformity correction, foot and ankle arthritis, sports related injuries, ankle arthroscopy, bunions, lesser toe deformities, fracture care, and lower extremity reconstruction including knee replacement surgery.

Dr. Tartaglione received his fellowship training at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, MD, where he performed nonsurgical and surgical management of patients with various foot and ankle problems, working with internationally recognized experts in his field. He has a passion for providing patient-centered medicine with individualized treatment plans that coincide with patients’ goals and lifestyle needs.

Dr. Tartaglione has authored numerous publications and book chapters, and has presented research nationally. Raised in Providence, RI, he is an alumnus of both Gordon School and Wheeler School and is proud to practice in his home state. He enjoys spending down time with his wife and two children.



  • Undergraduate – Holy Cross, BA, Biology, 2008
  • Graduate – Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Medical Doctorate, 2012
  • Residency – Albany Medical Center, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2012-2017
  • Fellowship – MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery, 2017-2018


Professional Associations

  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS)
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)



  • Resident Leadership Forum, American Orthopaedic Association, 2016
  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Resident Scholarship Recipient, 2015
  • The Crompton Gold Medal in Scientific Research, Holy Cross, 2008
  • Robert Stransky Research Fellowship, Holy Cross, 2007
  • Alpha Sigma Nu Honor Society, Holy Cross, 2007
  • Congressman Patrick J. Kennedy Award, 2004
  • Faculty Award, Wheeler School, 2004


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August 30, 2021/ News Tartaglione / Orthopedics Rhode Island

Dr. Tartaglione Now Treating Patients in Providence

Providers at Ortho Rhode Island don’t just offer patients first-class orthopedic care; they do so when and where they need it most. To reach new patients in need of foot and ankle care, Dr. Jason Tartaglione will begin seeing patients at Ortho Rhode Island’s Providence office starting September 14th, in addition to his regular appointments at their Warwick Campus.

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March 22, 2021/ News Tartaglione / Orthopedics Rhode Island

Dr. Tartaglione Offers Innovation with Plantar Fasciitis Treatment

This spring, Dr. Jason Tartaglione used an innovative procedure called a Bone Marrow Aspirate Concentrate (BMAC) injection to treat recalcitrant plantar fasciitis. This novel technique was employed in conjunction with a procedure known as a gastrocnemius recession, which lengthens a patient’s tight calf muscle, a condition commonly associated with and one of the major causes of plantar fasciitis.

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February 13, 2020/ News Tartaglione / Orthopedics Rhode Island

Dr. Tartaglione Offers His Expertise as a Valentine’s Day Gift

In celebration of Valentine’s day, Ortho Rhode Island foot and ankle surgeon Dr. Jason Tartaglione spoke with the American Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS), offering his expert recommendations on how to best care for your feet with the love they deserve.

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