Jon Tisdale is a certified physician assistant to John Klekamp, M.D., at the Bone and Joint Institute of Tennessee. Originally from Memphis, Tenn., Tisdale completed his bachelor’s degree at the University of Tennessee in animal science and minored in biology. He continued his education receiving his Master of Science degree in the Medicine–Physician Assistant Program at Trevecca Nazarene University. Tisdale is physician assistant-certified in the state of Tennessee, as well as certified in Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) and Basic Life Support (BLS). He is currently living in Nashville with his wife, Megan, a physical therapist, and their daughter. The couple are active in their church and support their alma mater, the University of Tennessee Volunteers. Tisdale is a certified barbecue judge through the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest. In his free time, he enjoys volunteering, cooking, spending time with family, and watching the Vols football team and Predators hockey team.