Penn Orthopaedics

Orthopaedic Surgery Faculty

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John D Kelly IV MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
Attending Surgeon, VAMC Philadelphia
Consultant, Shriners Hospital for Children, Philadelphia
Coordinator Musculoskeletal Exam Module, Univ. of Penn School of Medicine
Co-Director Sports Medicine Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania
Director Shoulder Surgery, Sports Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
University of Pennsylvania Dept. of Orthopedic Surgery
34th and Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
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.
Post-Graduate Training
Residency Orthopedic Surgery, Univ. of Pennsylvania, 1984-1989.
Fellowship Sports Medicine, Temple University, 1989-1990.
Certifications
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1992.
Recertification, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery , 2002.
American Orthopedic Association for Sports Medicine, 2009.
American Board Orthopedic Surgery, 2011.
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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: Letter to Editor Regarding Retroversion. American Journal Sports Medicine July 2015.

Garcia G, Park M, Zhang C, Kelly J, Huffman GR: Comparative Study of Patients Treated with Arthroscopic Bankart Repair with or without Remplissage. HSS Journal April 2015.

Smucny M, Feeley B, Ma CB, Carey JL, Bishop JY, Jones GL, Baumgarten KM, Kuhn JE, Allen C, Smith MV, Cox CL, Spencer EE, Wright RW, Wolf BR, Bollier MJ, Carpenter JE, Abboud JA, Brophy RH, Dunn WR, Miller BS, Bravman J, Kelly : “Poor Agreement on Classification and Treatment of Subscapularis Tendon Tears” Arthroscopy Association of North America, 34th Annual Meeting, Las Angeles, CA, April 2015.

Kelly JD: Perfectionsim: the Bane of Happiness. Clincial Orthopedics and Related Research April 2015.

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

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

Phillips E, Khoury V, Kelly J.: 'FAI and Relationship to Osteitis Pubis' AAOS, Poster Proceedings of Annual Meeting 2015.

Belkin N, D’Alonzo J, Kelly J.: Non Arthroplastic Treatment of GH Arthritis. Univ. of Penn Ortho Journal 25, 2015.

Kelly, JD: Your Best Life: Relationships – The Lifeblood of a Peaceful Existence Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 473(6), 2015.

Bishop JY, Jones GL, Lewis B, Pedroza A, Baumgarten K, Kuhn J, Dunn W, Cox C, Wolf B, Hettrich C, Bollier M, Carey J, Kelly J, Sennett B, McCarty E, Bravman J, Poddar S, Spencer E, Holloway B, Ma B, Allen C, Feeley B, Marx R, Miller B, Carpneter J, Wright R, Smith M, Abboud J. : Intra- and interobserver agreement in the classification and treatment of distal third clavicle fractures. American Journal of Sports Medicine 43(4), 2015.

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