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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
23 years of experience
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. James Kelly is Excellent. Dr. Kelly has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 4.8
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. James Kelly, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Kelly graduated from Vanderbilt University, Columbia. He has 4 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
San Francisco, CA
Orthopaedic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Kelly has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • California Pacific Medical Center - Davies Campus 
  • Saint Francis Memorial Hospital 


  • Polish
  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. James Damian Kelly MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 23 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. James D. Kelly practice?
Dr. James Kelly has 1 office location.
Dr. James Kelly practices Orthopaedic Surgery near San Francisco, CA.
See San Francisco Orthopedic Surgeons.