James D. Kelly, II, MD

James D. Kelly
James D. Kelly

James D. Kelly, II, MD is a contributing author and editor at shouldersurgeon.com.

A board certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Kelly practices in San Francisco, CA. Visit his clinic web site at http://www.sfshoulder.com.He is a graduate of University of Rochester School of Engineering, Vanderbilt University Medical School, attended University of Missouri, Kansas City for Orthopedic Residency and completed his fellowship at the California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco. He is also a United States Naval Flight Surgeon and completed two tours with the United States Marines.

His academic focus is shoulder replacement surgery, in particular the “Reverse” arthroplasty. He is a specialist in surgery of the shoulder and elbow and an expert in minimally invasive arthroscopic techniques. Dr. Kelly, together with his partners, trains fellows, residents and visiting surgeons in advanced techniques in shoulder surgery.

Dr. Kelly enjoys spending time with his family as well as skiing, road and mountain biking, windsurfing and flying.