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ROBERT
SHELLEY JR, MD

TOTAL JOINT: HIP, KNEE, TOTAL JOINT 

Medical School

Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA

Internship

Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA

Residency

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA

Fellowship

Adult Reconstruction at Norton Orthopedic Institute

in Louisville, KY

Board Certification

Board Eligible, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Physicians: Bobby Shelley, MD
Appointment: 912-644.5300   
As a board certified, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon, Bobby Shelley, MD, specializes in hip and knee replacement and reconstruction.

Dr. Shelley was born and raised in Savannah, GA and attended Savannah Country Day School. He completed his undergraduate studies at Furman University where he majored in biology and graduate with honors. He attended medical school at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, GA, where he graduated in the top of his class and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. He also completed his residency training in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Medical College of Georgia, scoring the highest in the country on the orthopedic resident in-training exam during his final year of residency. He then completed a fellowship in Hip and Knee Reconstruction at the Norton Orthopaedic Institute in Louisville, Kentucky. There, he trained with internationally recognized experts in the direct anterior approach for total hip replacement.

Dr. Shelley specializes in hip and knee replacement and reconstruction, employing the most current nonoperative and operative techniques to treat arthritic and complex problems of the hip and knee. This includes interests in anterior approach hip replacement, total and partial knee replacement, robotic assisted joint replacement, and revision surgery for failed joint replacements.  

When not serving his patients, Dr. Shelley enjoys spending time with his wife, Virginia, and their two children. He also enjoys boating, scuba diving, fitness, golf, and hopelessly rooting for the Georgia Bulldogs and Atlanta Braves. 

HIP CONDITIONS

Osteoarthritis

Avascular Necrosis

Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI) Failed Total Hip Replacement

Periprosthetic Joint Infections

Hip Fractures

HIP PROCEDURES

Direct Anterior total hip replacement

Revision total hip replacement, through the anterior approach

Core Decompression

Fracture Care

KNEE CONDITIONS

Osteoarthritis

Avascular Necrosis

Patellar and Quadriceps Tendon tears

Patellar Fractures

Septic Arthritis

Failed Total Knee Replacement

Periprosthetic Joint Infections

Femur and Tibia Fractures

KNEE PROCEDURES

Total knee Replacement

Robotic Assisted Total Knee Replacement

Partial Knee Replacement

Patellofemoral Joint Replacement

Revision total knee replacement

Repair of Quadricep/Patellar tendon tears

Fracture Care

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