My name is Lezanne Bowman, I am 46 years old, and Dr. Zehr changed my life! For six months, I lived with excruciating pain in my right hip. I consulted a chiropractor and physical therapist, neither of which were able to provide any relief or a correct diagnosis. I then consulted with an orthoped...

Lezanne Bowman

I received excellent care and would recommend Dr. Zehr to anyone.

Dennis R. Mclean

Excellent all around!

Deborah Huckins

I don’t have enough positives to describe Dr. Zehr and his entire staff. From the first phone “hello” until the final post op “see you later”, I was treated with the utmost respect and was well educated for each step of my joint replacement surgery. Although dreaded, the surgery and re...

Dr. Jay Jones

If knee surgery could be considered pleasant, Dr. and staff made it as pleasant as possible. After 5 weeks, I was fishing on our 21-foot center console and even hooked a tarpon. Wish my right knee felt as good. That will be next.

Fred Amerspek

Dr. Zehr's Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Zehr has over 20 years of experience in primary hip, knee and shoulder replacement surgery, complex revision joint surgery, shoulder reconstruction, arthroscopy and skeletal tumor and trauma reconstruction. He has mastered minimally invasive surgical techniques of both the hip and knee and is Southwest Florida's most experienced surgeon in the direct anterior approach to hip replacement.

His professional education in orthopaedic surgery extends from his residency at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation to the fellowship in orthopaedic oncology at the world renowned Shands Hospital of the Univ. of Florida. He started his professional career with the Cleveland Clnic as the Head of the section of Orthopaedic Oncology and then moved to Naples, FL where he oversaw the development, growth and subsequent conclusion of the Cleveland Clinic Naples experiment as well as developing a much sought after joint replacement practice in this region of SW Florida.

Although most of Dr. Zehr's career has been in the arena of academic medicine where research and teaching are so highly valued, he has been equally gratified to have created such a well respected private practice where patients come from all over the U.S., as well as, Europe, Central and South America for opinion and treatment. We are proud to have you review the education, professional achievements and many accolades of Dr. Zehr in the attached CV.

View Dr. Zehr's curriculum vitae.

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