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John D Kelly, IV MD

John D Kelly IV MD

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Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania Dept. of Orthopedic Surgery
34th and Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BS (English)
Columbia University, 1979.
MD (Medicine)
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 1984.
Resident (Orthopaedic Surgery)
University of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 1989.
Fellow (Arthroscopy Sports Trauma)
Temple University School of Medicine, 1990.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Rotator Cuff Disease
Shoulder Instability
Knee, Shoulder, Ankle, Elbow, Hip Arthroscopy
Joint Preservation

Description of Research Expertise

Disorders of the Shoulder
Arthroscopic Surgery
Disorders of the Knee
Arthritis Prevention
Injuries to Throwers
Holistic Orthopedics
Diabetes and Soft Tissue Manifestations
Oxidative Stress and Aging

Selected Publications

Kelly, JD: Author's Reply:Inquiry re Hip Dislocation. Arthroscopy 31(1), Jan 2015.

Kelly, John D: Minfulness: the end of suffering. Clincal Ortho and Related Research 473(2), Jan. 2015.

Liu J, Richman K, Huffman R, Kelly J, Glaser D, Grodofsky S, Elkassabany N.: Is there a dose response of dexamethasone as adjuvant for supraclavicular brachial plexus nerve block? A prospective randomized double-blinded clinical study. Journal of Clincial Anesthesia 2015.

Hoglund L, Carey J, Gushen A, Kelly J.: Changes in Knee Kinematics from a 6-Week Hip and Trunk Strengthening Program for Persons with Patellofemoral Osteoarthritis. American College of Rheumatology Nov. 2014.

Kinsella S, Thomas S, Huffman R, Kelly JD.: The Thrower's Shoulder. Orthopedic Clincis of North America 45(3): 387, July 2014.

Austin D, Horneff G, Kelly J: Anterior Hip Dislocation 5 Months sp Hip Arthroscopy. Arthroscopy 30(10), June 2014.

Kelly, JD: Cover Journal:HAGL Lesion. Arthroscopy April 2014.

Stephen J. Thomas, PhD, ATC1, Joseph J. Sarver, PhD1, Sarah Yannascoli, MD1, Jennica J. Tucker1, John D. Kelly, IV, MD1, Rexford A. Ahima, MD, PhD1, Mary F. Barbe, PhD2, Louis J. Soslowsky, PhD1.: The Effect of Type II Diabetes on Native Mechanical and Biologic Shoulder Joint Properties in a Rat Model. Ortho Research Society March 2014.

McHale K, Park MJ, Kelly JD.: Arthroscopic Remplissage for Humeral Head Defects. Techniques in Orthopedics Jan 2014.

Steele B, Ankinwe E, Sennett B, Kelly J: Holistic ACL Reconstruction. PCMD Symposium 2014.

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Last updated: 02/02/2015
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