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S. Wendell Holmes Jr., MD
Orthopedic Surgery
Board Certified
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Palmetto Health Richland; Shriners Hospital for Children
American Sports Medicine Institute

S. Wendell Holmes Jr., MD, received his medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in Columbia, where he currently serves as a clinical assistant professor of orthopedic surgery. He completed his internship at Palmetto Health Richland in Columbia and residencies at Palmetto Health Richland and Shriners Hospital for Children in Greenville, South Carolina. He completed a fellowship in orthopedic sports medicine at the American Sports Medicine Institute (under Chairman James Andrews, MD) in Birmingham, Alabama, and is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

Dr. Holmes' specialties and clinical interests include sports medicine, shoulder and knee arthroscopy, arthroscopic ACL reconstruction, arthroscopic rotator cuff repair, arthroscopic shoulder stabilization, cartilage replacement/repair techniques (Carticel, OATS), elbow arthroscopy, elbow reconstruction, Tommy John UCL reconstruction and total shoulder reconstruction.