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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
27 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (10)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jon Kelly is Average. Dr. Kelly has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 10 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 2.8
Courteous Staff 3.2
Accurate Diagnosis 2.8
Bedside Manner 2.9
Spends Time with Me 2.7
Follows Up After Visit 2.2

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 9 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine
  • Wrist Injury

Education & Awards

Dr. Kelly graduated from Tulane University, New Orleans. He has 3 awards.

Past Counselor to the California Medical Association
Past Counselor to the American Medical Association
Past Chair, Department of Orthopaedics, Palomar Hospital


Dr. Kelly has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 


  • Spanish
  • German

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Additional Information
Dr. Jon P Kelly MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Jon P. Kelly practice?
Dr. Jon Kelly has 4 office locations.
Dr. Jon Kelly practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Carlsbad, CA.
Additional practice locations include: San Diego, CA and El Monte, CA.
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