Dr. Shepherd

Protocol & Quick Links:

Dr. Shepherd

Dr. Shepherd is a fellowship trained and board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in knee and hip replacement. He was born and raised in the Wichita area and graduated from Goddard High School. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Kansas Medical School and completed a 5 year residency at the University of Kansas – Wichita.

Dr. Shepherd joined AOA after completing a total joint reconstruction fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, which is amongst the most prestigious joint replacement centers in the world. He specializes in partial knee replacement, total knee replacement, total hip replacement, robotic-assisted joint replacement, and revision hip and knee replacement.

Dr. Shepherd and his wife, Lauren, enjoy playing golf and spending time with family and friends.


AOA - East Clinic Days: Wednesday & Friday



Partial Knee Replacement,
Revision Joint Replacement,
Robotic-Assisted Joint Replacement,
Total Hip Replacement,
Total Joint Replacement

Education & Certifications:


Wichita, KS


Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Cleveland, OH


University of Kansas School of Medicine
Wichita, KS

Medical Degree:

University of Kansas School of Medicine
Wichita, KS

Board Certification:

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
General Orthopaedic Surgery
Sub-specialized in Joint Replacement


Kansas State Board of Healing Arts

Physician Reviews

W. Tom Swan, RPA-C

Physician Assistant

Masters of Physician Assistant, Wichita State University

Kansas State Board of Healing Arts

National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Other Activities:
American Academy of Physician Assistants
United States Paratrooper; 82nd Airborne Division Scout