Jerald Katz, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Jerald W. Katz is a Board-certified orthopedic surgeon, specializing in diseases of the bones and joints, with a particular interest in pediatric and adolescent orthopedics.

Dr. Katz is a graduate of Bucknell University and earned his Doctorate in Medicine at New York Medical College.  He completed a Residency in Orthopedic Surgery at Boston University followed by a Fellowship in Pediatric Orthopedics at the Shriner's Hospital for Crippled Children in Tampa, Florida.  He practiced Orthopedic Surgery with Coastal Orthopaedics  in Fall River for over 25 years, joining Prima CARE Orthopedics in 2015.

Dr. Katz is Board-certified in Orthopedic Surgery and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (FAAOS).  He has taught Orthopedic Surgery and has served as the Chairman of the Orthopedics Department at Saint Anne's Hospital.

Dr. Katz sees patients at his Prima CARE office on GAR Highway in Somerset.

277 Pleasant St, Fall River

67 Slade's Ferry Blvd, Somerset


Prima CARE Orthopedics

277 Pleasant Street, Suite 101
Fall River, MA  02721

67 Slade's Ferry Blvd.
Somerset, MA 02726



Phone:    508-646-7645

Fax:          508-672-1301

Languages Spoken



Insurances Accepted

All Major Insurances Accepted

Orthopedic Surgery 

Pediatric and Adolescent Orthopedics


Joint Replacement


Arthroscopic Surgery


MAKOplasty Knee Resurfacing


Hand Injuries


Orthopedic Trauma/Fractures


Sports Medicine


Arthiritis Treatment


Musculoskeletal Pain


Full Imaging Capabilities