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Dr. James J. Kelly

Dr. James J. Kelly

Dr. Kelly holds a BS from Villanova University, Villanova, PA and an MS from University of Scranton, Scranton, PA. He did his internship at Millcreek Community Hospital, Erie, PA and his orthopaedic surgery residency at Millcreek Community Hospital, Erie, PA. He was a Clinical Fellow Hand and Microsurgery at University at Buffalo affiliated hospitals and received his DO from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA.

Current Positions & Affiliations

Partner - Excelsior Orthopaedics

Associate Clinical Professor, University at Buffalo, Department of Orthopedics

Kaleida Health

Erie County Medical Center

Kenmore Mercy Hospital

Consultant: for Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Fellow of the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedics

Memberships

Board Examiner: AOBOS

Chairman of the Test writing committee of AOBOS

AOAO: Editorial Committee



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Specializes in

General and Specialty Orthopaedic Care

General and Specialty Orthopaedic Care

From the treatment of everyday strains and sprains, to the latest advancements in high-tech...

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Hand Center

Hand Center

The human hand is an amazing instrument. It is an incredibly complex network of bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons...

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Shoulder, Arm, and Elbow Center

Shoulder, Arm, and Elbow Center

Pain in your "upper extremities", your shoulder, arm and elbow is very common, which is...

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“Dr. Kelly always spends time and answers whatever questions, concerns, or doubts I may have. I never feel rushed. That is truly important to me as a patient”

“Dr. Kelly is an excellent doctor who is friendly, takes time to listen & explain in down-to-earth language. Caring & understanding.”

“I have had nothing but great experience with this practice. Dr. Kelly is always very courteous, and takes his time with me. He is also is an excellent surgeon.”

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    Total Knee Replacement with Dr. Stoeckl. “ I can do the things I want to do now, I can live a normal life.”

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    Broke Ankle playing soccer, came to Excelsior Express. “They casted her right there which was nice, it was very quick.

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    Learn how Excelsior got Bob moving again

    Tore his Rotator Cuff playing hockey, Treated by Dr. McGrath. "Dr. McGrath took it step-by-step. I can’t remember which shoulder I had surgery on… It doesn’t hurt anymore."

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