George J. Kellis, M.D.

George Kellis, M.D.




George J. Kellis, M.D. is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in spine surgery and general orthopaedics. Dr. Kellis is a founding partner of Precision Orthopaedic Specialties, Inc., which was established in 1991.

A recognized leader in orthopaedics, Dr. Kellis is a fellow of both the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery and the North American Spine Society. He instructs resident physicians in orthopaedics and lectures on advanced techniques in spine surgery.

Dr. Kellis’ professional career has been built upon a strong academic foundation. George Kellis was a summa cum laude graduate of Bethany College. He earned his medical degree from the Ohio State University College of Medicine in 1984, graduating with honors. His internship and residency were served at Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland. Dr. Kellis was a flight surgeon with Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital Life Flight between 1985 and 1988. He completed a one year microvascular research fellowship at Case Western Reserve University and completed a surgical spine fellowship at the Cleveland Spine and Arthritis Center between 1991 and 1992. Dr. Kellis has obtained numerous awards for his achievements in both clinical and laboratory research.

Dr. Kellis treats the complete spectrum of orthopaedic conditions utilizing progressive techniques. He performs the full range of spine surgeries, which includes microdiscectomy, spinal fusions with intervertebral cages and pedicle screws, disc replacement, pain pump implantation, spinal cord stimulators and kyphoplasty.