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#1 in Indiana for medical excellence in Major Orthopedic Surgery, 2022 Quantros CareChex

David M. Kaehr, MD
David M. Kaehr, MD David M. Kaehr, MD

David M. Kaehr, MD

4.72 stars


  • Ankle
  • Broken Bone / Trauma
  • Elbow
  • Foot
  • General Orthopedics
  • Hand
  • Hip
  • Hip Replacement
  • Knee
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Shoulder
  • Wrist


(Fax: 317.917.4190)

Meet Dr. David Kaehr

Dr. Kaehr was born in Fort Wayne and received his undergraduate education from Purdue University. He graduated from Indiana University School of Medicine in 1982 and completed an internship at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio in 1983.

In 1987, Dr. Kaehr completed a residency in orthopedic surgery at Wright State University and a fellowship in orthopedic trauma at Harborview Medical Center at the University of Washington in 1988.

Dr. Kaehr served as an assistant professor of orthopedic surgery at Wright State University School of Medicine in Dayton, Ohio from 1988 to 1993 and assistant director of trauma services at Miami Valley Hospital from 1991 to 1993.

Dr. Kaehr is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Practice focus:

  • Trauma
  • Total Joint Replacement (Knee and Hip)
  • General Orthopedics


Undergraduate School

Purdue University

Medical School

Indiana University School of Medicine

Awards and Recognition

Indianapolis Monthly Top Doctor (2015 - 2020)


Board Certified Physician

Patient Reviews

4.72 out of 5 (80 Ratings, 35 Comments)

3 stars
May 2, 2022
I have seen this physician twice. He seems rushed and harried. I would prefer to actually have a brief but relevant conversation about my care. His being rushed prevents this.
5 stars
May 2, 2022
Was a good experience!
4 stars
Apr 18, 2022
Construction around the hospital made navigating through the building difficult. Information desks helped majorly.