Brian A. Kelly

Brian A. Kelly, MD

Specializes In
  • Orthopedics
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Spine
Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

Posterior and anterior spinal fusions of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine, osteotomies of the spine to correct deformity, hemivertebra excision, casting for infantile scoliosis, osteotomies of the pelvis, lower extremities, and feet, and growth arrest and modulation. Idiopathic, congenital and neuromuscular scoliosis, kyphosis, spondylolysis, spondylolisthesis, spinal fractures, subluxations, and instability, torticollis, dysplasia of the hip, angular and rotational deformity of the lower extremities and limb length discrepancy, neuromuscular conditions, and clubfoot and other congenital deformities of the foot.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
  • Shriners Hospital for Children - St. Louis
  • St. Louis Children's Hospital



Academic Title(s)

Assistant Professor, Orthopedic SurgeryPediatric and Adolescent Orthopedic Surgery
Director, Spine Fellowship Programp.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 11.0px Helvetica}span.s1 {font-kerning: none}

Research Interests

Treatment, complications and outcomes related to pediatric spinal deformity, as well as treatment and and outcomes of pediatric trauma.

Publications & Research

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Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

2016 Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA

Residency, Orthopedic Surgery

2015 Massachusetts General Hospital – Harvard University, Boston, MA

Fellowship (Research), Orthopedic Surgery

2013 Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA

Medical Degree

2009 Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY