Five Resurgens Orthopaedics Physicians Named Top Docs by Atlanta Magazine

October 22, 2011

Drs. Erroll J. Bailey, Robert A. Kelly, Kenneth J. Kress, Douglas W. Lundy, and Yvonne E. Satterwhite Honored In Magazine’s Annual Issue

Five physicians from Resurgens Orthopaedics -- Georgia’s largest orthopaedic practice -- were named to the 2011 list of Top Docs in the July issue of Atlanta magazine.  

Drs. Erroll J. Bailey, Robert A. Kelly, Kenneth J. Kress, Douglas W. Lundy, and Yvonne E. Satterwhite were included in the prestigious listing.  

Resurgens co-president Dr. Kay Kirkpatrick said the practice is exceptionally honored to have five physicians on Atlanta magazine’s Top Doctors list. “All of our physicians take pride in giving patients the highest quality of care, and it’s fulfilling to have that commitment to excellence recognized by a panel of their peers.” 

Atlanta magazine’s list of Top Doctors is compiled by Castle Connolly Medical Ltd., an established healthcare research company based in New York. Its physician-led team of researchers selects Top Doctors through a rigorous screening process that includes evaluation of educational and professional experience. Top Doctors were nominated by both a nationwide survey administered by Castle Connolly and by licensed physicians in DeKalb, Fulton, Cobb, Clayton, and Gwinnett counties who submitted online votes for exceptional colleagues they would entrust with their own families’ care. 

Dr. Bailey practices at the Resurgens Decatur, Midtown, and St. Joseph’s offices. His areas of expertise include adult reconstruction of the foot and ankle, sports medicine of the foot and ankle, general orthopaedics, and diabetic feet. A graduate of Harvard Medical School, Dr. Bailey completed his residency at Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Program and his fellowship at the Hospital for Special Surgery—St. Luke’s in New York. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and is a member of the American Foot & Ankle Society, the Atlanta Orthopaedic Society, and the Atlanta Medical Association.  

Dr. Kelly practices at the Resurgens Canton, Chastain, and Towne Lake offices. His areas of expertise include sports medicine, arthroscopy, joint replacement, and joint resurfacing / restoration. Dr. Kelly completed his medical degree and his residency at the University of Miami School of Medicine. He is board certified by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He is a member of the American Medical Association, the Medical Association of Georgia, the Atlanta Orthopaedic Society, and the Cobb County Medical Society.  

Dr. Kress practices at the Resurgens St. Joseph’s office. His areas of expertise include adult reconstructive surgery and sports medicine. He completed his medical degree at Cornell University Medical College and his residency at the Hospital for Special Surgery of Cornell University. He completed the Dr. John C. Garrett fellowship in sports medicine. Dr. Kress is board certified by the National Board of Medical Examiners and the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.  He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Southern Medical Association, the Southern Orthopaedic Association, the Medical Association of Atlanta, the Medical Association of Georgia, and the Atlanta Orthopaedic Society. 

Dr. Lundy practices at the Resurgens Marietta and Roswell offices. His areas of expertise include orthopaedic trauma surgery and fracture and fracture reconstructive surgery. Dr. Lundy completed his medical degree at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta and his residency at Georgia Baptist Medical Center in Atlanta. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Dr. Lundy is a member of the American Orthopaedic Association, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, the Georgia Orthopaedic Society, the Southeastern Fracture Consortium, the ACS Committee on Trauma, the AO Alumni Association, the Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Society, the Christian Medical and Dental Association, the Medical Association of Georgia, the Atlanta Orthopaedic Society, and he is a Fellow, American College of Surgeons.  

Dr. Satterwhite practices at the Resurgens Johns Creek office. Her areas of expertise include general orthopaedics, sports medicine, surgery of the shoulder, knee, and elbow, and arthroscopic surgery. Dr. Satterwhite completed her medical degree and her residency at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans. She also completed the James R. Andrews, M.D. & William G. Clancy, M.D. fellowship at Alabama Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center in Birmingham in sports medicine. She is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and has a certificate of added qualification in orthopedic sports medicine. She is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the Olympic Sports Medicine Society, the American Sports Medicine Fellowship Society, the Hughston Society, the Tulane Caldwell Society, FORUM Women's Orthopaedic Society, and the National Athletic Training Association. 

Resurgens Orthopaedics, Georgia’s largest orthopaedic practice, has 21 offices and six surgery centers throughout metro Atlanta. With 98 physicians, Resurgens provides specialized expertise and broad experience in the areas of sports medicine, joint replacement, neck and back surgery, foot and ankle surgery, shoulder and elbow surgery, non-operative spine care, hand surgery, arthroscopic surgery, epidural steroid injection, general orthopaedics, and trauma care. Resurgens provides comprehensive musculoskeletal care in a single location, from injury diagnosis and treatment to rehabilitation services.