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​“I love the joys and challenges of working with children.”​​

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Dr. Jacob Lonsdale specializes in pediatric orthopedics and works with children using non-operative treatments for conditions like fractures, club foot and other issues.


Dr. Lonsdale hails from Salt Lake City, Utah, where he earned his medical degree from the University of Utah School of Medicine. He completed a residency in Pediatrics at Marshfield Clinic/Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital and a fellowship here in pediatric non-operative orthopedics.

“I focus on non-operative treatment of children with conditions like fractures, club foot, scoliosis, and developmental dysplasia of the hip,” he said. “I have a special interest in the musculoskeletal system in children. I strive to treat every child as I would want my own children treated, to help them reach their potential.”

Dr. Lonsdale said he strives to set himself apart through compassionate care of children, and through clear and sympathetic communication with parents.

He and his wife, Lisa, have five children. Dr. Lonsdale is also active in his church and enjoys mountain biking, hiking and snowboarding.

Professional Summary down arrow

  • Medical School
    University of Utah - School of Medicine Salt Lake City, UT, United States, M.D. 2007

    Residency
    Marshfield Clinic/St. Joseph's Hospital Marshfield, WI, United States, Pediatrics 2010

    Fellowship
    Marshfield Clinic/St. Joseph's Hospital Marshfield, WI, United States, Pediatric Orthopedics 2011

  • Board Certifications
    Pediatrics: 2010, recertified 2016

    State Licenses
    Wisconsin

Patient Ratings down arrow

4.9
out of 5 (44 ratings, 20 comments)
4.9
Provider explanations of my problem
4.9
Provider concern for my questions
4.9
Provider's efforts to include me in treatment decisions
4.9
Provider's discussion of proposed treatment
4.9
My likelihood of recommending this provider

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March 7, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale gives our daughter his undivided attention and always asks her if she has any further questions.
April 12, 2023
Highly recommended.
April 12, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale is the best doctor, you always feel as if your his only patient that day.
May 5, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale was hands down FANTASTIC! He is the exact doctor any parent would want - genuine concern for the patient and VERY thorough.
May 9, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale is excellent. He is definitely an asset to this institution along with he's staff.
May 12, 2023
SO informative & personable.
May 22, 2023
Dr. L is the best provider we've ever seen. He's amazing!
June 9, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale and his staff provide exceptional care. If I could rate them higher I certainly would. He has always been concerned about my son's health and has exceptional follow-up in regards to this.
July 14, 2023
Amazing (as always).
August 21, 2023
Spoke to my child, not just me. Answered all my questions, more than once.
August 31, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale was excellent. He was very kind and patient. He took his time to ensure we understood everything. Highly recommend him as a provider!
August 31, 2023
Felt listened to and part of decision, answered questions, good explanations, common sense approach.
September 6, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale did a very thorough job at explaining the diagnosis and relaying information about the treatment plan and recommendations.
October 16, 2023
We had an amazing experience Dr. Lonsdale listened to us patiently, he explained our doubts and showed a lot of experience and as a person he is very empathetic, funny, kind and very respectful.
October 16, 2023
MD Lonsdale is an amazing MD. He explains in detail everything on xrays & MRI's. He asked if we have question after each explanation.
January 19, 2024
Absolutely the most incredible amazing care, concern, explanation of treatment plan,
January 24, 2024
Dr. Lonsdale was very thorough with explaining everything & answering any questions!
February 1, 2024
Dr. Lonsdale is THE best!! He addressed with 15 yr. daughter as the patient and yet kept me, the parent, involved in discussions as well. He asked several times what my daughter was worried about and answered all questions without judgment.
March 14, 2024
He was excellent sat down which showed to me he was willing to take the time to answer questions.
March 14, 2024
Dr. Lonsdale was outstanding. This was one of my more pleasant experiences at the facility.
March 7, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale gives our daughter his undivided attention and always asks her if she has any further questions.
April 12, 2023
Highly recommended.
April 12, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale is the best doctor, you always feel as if your his only patient that day.
May 5, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale was hands down FANTASTIC! He is the exact doctor any parent would want - genuine concern for the patient and VERY thorough.
May 9, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale is excellent. He is definitely an asset to this institution along with he's staff.
May 12, 2023
SO informative & personable.
May 22, 2023
Dr. L is the best provider we've ever seen. He's amazing!
June 9, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale and his staff provide exceptional care. If I could rate them higher I certainly would. He has always been concerned about my son's health and has exceptional follow-up in regards to this.
July 14, 2023
Amazing (as always).
August 21, 2023
Spoke to my child, not just me. Answered all my questions, more than once.
August 31, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale was excellent. He was very kind and patient. He took his time to ensure we understood everything. Highly recommend him as a provider!
August 31, 2023
Felt listened to and part of decision, answered questions, good explanations, common sense approach.
September 6, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale did a very thorough job at explaining the diagnosis and relaying information about the treatment plan and recommendations.
October 16, 2023
We had an amazing experience Dr. Lonsdale listened to us patiently, he explained our doubts and showed a lot of experience and as a person he is very empathetic, funny, kind and very respectful.
October 16, 2023
MD Lonsdale is an amazing MD. He explains in detail everything on xrays & MRI's. He asked if we have question after each explanation.
January 19, 2024
Absolutely the most incredible amazing care, concern, explanation of treatment plan,
January 24, 2024
Dr. Lonsdale was very thorough with explaining everything & answering any questions!
February 1, 2024
Dr. Lonsdale is THE best!! He addressed with 15 yr. daughter as the patient and yet kept me, the parent, involved in discussions as well. He asked several times what my daughter was worried about and answered all questions without judgment.
March 14, 2024
He was excellent sat down which showed to me he was willing to take the time to answer questions.
March 14, 2024
Dr. Lonsdale was outstanding. This was one of my more pleasant experiences at the facility.
March 7, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale gives our daughter his undivided attention and always asks her if she has any further questions.
April 12, 2023
Highly recommended.
April 12, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale is the best doctor, you always feel as if your his only patient that day.
May 5, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale was hands down FANTASTIC! He is the exact doctor any parent would want - genuine concern for the patient and VERY thorough.
May 9, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale is excellent. He is definitely an asset to this institution along with he's staff.
May 12, 2023
SO informative & personable.
May 22, 2023
Dr. L is the best provider we've ever seen. He's amazing!
June 9, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale and his staff provide exceptional care. If I could rate them higher I certainly would. He has always been concerned about my son's health and has exceptional follow-up in regards to this.
July 14, 2023
Amazing (as always).
August 21, 2023
Spoke to my child, not just me. Answered all my questions, more than once.
August 31, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale was excellent. He was very kind and patient. He took his time to ensure we understood everything. Highly recommend him as a provider!
August 31, 2023
Felt listened to and part of decision, answered questions, good explanations, common sense approach.
September 6, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale did a very thorough job at explaining the diagnosis and relaying information about the treatment plan and recommendations.
October 16, 2023
We had an amazing experience Dr. Lonsdale listened to us patiently, he explained our doubts and showed a lot of experience and as a person he is very empathetic, funny, kind and very respectful.
October 16, 2023
MD Lonsdale is an amazing MD. He explains in detail everything on xrays & MRI's. He asked if we have question after each explanation.
January 19, 2024
Absolutely the most incredible amazing care, concern, explanation of treatment plan,
January 24, 2024
Dr. Lonsdale was very thorough with explaining everything & answering any questions!
February 1, 2024
Dr. Lonsdale is THE best!! He addressed with 15 yr. daughter as the patient and yet kept me, the parent, involved in discussions as well. He asked several times what my daughter was worried about and answered all questions without judgment.
March 14, 2024
He was excellent sat down which showed to me he was willing to take the time to answer questions.
March 14, 2024
Dr. Lonsdale was outstanding. This was one of my more pleasant experiences at the facility.
March 14, 2024
He was excellent sat down which showed to me he was willing to take the time to answer questions.
March 14, 2024
Dr. Lonsdale was outstanding. This was one of my more pleasant experiences at the facility.
February 1, 2024
Dr. Lonsdale is THE best!! He addressed with 15 yr. daughter as the patient and yet kept me, the parent, involved in discussions as well. He asked several times what my daughter was worried about and answered all questions without judgment.
January 24, 2024
Dr. Lonsdale was very thorough with explaining everything & answering any questions!
January 19, 2024
Absolutely the most incredible amazing care, concern, explanation of treatment plan,
October 16, 2023
We had an amazing experience Dr. Lonsdale listened to us patiently, he explained our doubts and showed a lot of experience and as a person he is very empathetic, funny, kind and very respectful.
October 16, 2023
MD Lonsdale is an amazing MD. He explains in detail everything on xrays & MRI's. He asked if we have question after each explanation.
September 6, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale did a very thorough job at explaining the diagnosis and relaying information about the treatment plan and recommendations.
August 31, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale was excellent. He was very kind and patient. He took his time to ensure we understood everything. Highly recommend him as a provider!
August 31, 2023
Felt listened to and part of decision, answered questions, good explanations, common sense approach.
August 21, 2023
Spoke to my child, not just me. Answered all my questions, more than once.
July 14, 2023
Amazing (as always).
June 9, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale and his staff provide exceptional care. If I could rate them higher I certainly would. He has always been concerned about my son's health and has exceptional follow-up in regards to this.
May 22, 2023
Dr. L is the best provider we've ever seen. He's amazing!
May 12, 2023
SO informative & personable.
May 9, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale is excellent. He is definitely an asset to this institution along with he's staff.
May 5, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale was hands down FANTASTIC! He is the exact doctor any parent would want - genuine concern for the patient and VERY thorough.
April 12, 2023
Highly recommended.
April 12, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale is the best doctor, you always feel as if your his only patient that day.
March 7, 2023
Dr. Lonsdale gives our daughter his undivided attention and always asks her if she has any further questions.

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