Keith Kenter, MD

Keith Kenter, MD portrait
  • Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery


Affiliations and Associations

  • Western Michigan University Homer Stryker M.D. School of Medicine


  • BA 1984, Zoology (Major) and Physics (Minor), DePauw University.
  • MS 1986, Biology, Saint Louis University.
  • MD 1990, Cum Laude, School of Medicine, University of Missouri-Columbia.
  • Internship 1991, Duke University.
  • Residency 1992, Duke University.
  • Residency 1996, Duke University.
  • Fellowship 1997, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Reconstruction, The Hospital for Special Surgery: Department of Orthopaedics.


  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (Orthopedic Surgery), Certified. n/a - n/a.
  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (Orthopedic Sports Medicine), Certified. n/a - n/a.

Honors & Awards

  • Top 28 Shoulder Surgeons in North America. Orthopaedics This Week, 09/2013
  • Dean Award for Outstanding Educator. University of Cincinnati, 06/2011
  • Traveling Fellowship Award. AOSSM, 06/2005
  • New Investigator Award. Orthopaedic Research Society, 02/2003
  • Medical School. Alpha Omega Alpha, 05/1990