Katherine A Kelley, MD

Katherine A Kelley, MD
Katherine A Kelley, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery


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Contact Information

WMed
1000 Oakland Drive
Kalamazoo, MI 49008
Administrative:
Department of Surgery
269.337.6260
katherine.kelley@med.wmich.edu

Katherine Kelley, MD, is a board-certified surgeon with Bronson Healthcare Group. She is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and Medical College of Wisconsin. She completed her residency in general surgery at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon. At OHSU, she was involved in colorectal cancer research and patient education. She also served on the Surgical Education Committee. She completed her fellowship in colorectal surgery at Spectrum Health in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Her clinical and teaching interests include colorectal cancer, benign anal disease, pelvic floor dysfunction, and inflammatory bowel disease.

  • Education and Training

    • Clinical Fellowship 2020, Colon and Rectal Surgery, Ferguson Hospital
    • Residency 2019, Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University
    • Internship 2014, Surgery, Oregon Health & Science University
    • MD 2013, Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
    • BS 2008, Biology and History of Art and Architecture, University of Pittsburgh
  • Research

    • Surgical resident education
    • Pelvic Floor Disorders
    • Medical Coding
    • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Benign anal disease
  • Publications

  • Presentations

    • Resident knowledge of benign anal diseases: How general surgery compares to other disciplines. Kelley KA, Schulman C, Dewey E, Lu KC, Tsikitis BL, Northwest Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons, Whistler, British Columbia,Canada, 07/2017
    • How travel distance impacts readmissions in colon and rectal cancer patients: What the primary operative team needs to know. Kelley KA, Young JI, Bassale S, Herzig DO, Sheppard B, Martindale RG, Lu KC, Tsikitis VL, Northwest Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons, Whistler, British Columbia,Canada, 07/2017
    • Implementation of a medical coding curriculum for surgery residents. Hoops H, Kelley KA, Palmer L, Cohen NA, Brasel KJ, Herzog DO, Northwest Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons, Whistler, British Columbia,Canada, 07/2017
    • MicroRNA 451 and 203 regulation of radiation sensitivity in rectal carcinomas. Kelley KA, Ruhl R, Rana S, Thomas CR, Anand S, Tsikitis VL, Association for Academic Surgery 12th Annual Academic Surgical Congress, Las Vegas,Nevada, 02/2017