Joseph J. Ruane, DO
Board Certified: Family Practice and Sports Medicine

Joseph J. Ruane, DO

Specialty: Sports Medicine
  • Internship: Doctors Hospital
  • Fellowship: Lutheran Hospital
  • Residency: Doctors Hospital
  • Other: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Dr. Joseph Ruane is the founder and lead physician of McConnell Spine, Sport & Joint Physicians, where his practice is dedicated to comprehensive, non-surgical musculoskeletal care. Dr. Ruane completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine with Horizon Orthopedic, the team physicians for the Cleveland Indians. He is the Medical Director for the Columbus Blue Jackets and has been a member of the clubís medical team since the inaugural 2000-01 season.
Dr. Ruane is also co-founder of OhioHealthís Sports Medicine Institute. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Sports Medicine at The Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He has earned several awards for excellence in teaching and clinical service and is published in peer-reviewed journals and texts. Dr. Ruane travels nationally, educating his peers on musculoskeletal medicine.
Dr. Ruane sees patients at our Columbus office. To make an appointment with Dr. Ruane, please call (614) 566-3810.

Special Interests:

  • Non-surgical approaches to care
  • Regenerative tissue therapies
  • Soft-tissue pain syndromes
  • Challenges of the aging population

"It is a privilege to work at the McConnell Center, where the commitment to excellence is evident in all we do. Our philosophy is simple ñ treat every patient as if you were caring for your own family."