Kelly D. Pucek, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon and trauma surgery specialist serving patients at the main location of West Tennessee Bone & Joint Institute in Jackson, Tennessee, one of several locations across West Tennessee.

Dr. Pucek earned his Doctor of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine in Little Rock, Arkansas. After graduation, he moved to Chattanooga, Tennessee, and completed residencies at the University of Tennessee and Erlanger Medical Center.

Following his residency training, Dr. Pucek participated in a fellowship at the University of Tennessee and a second fellowship in trauma surgery at Erlanger Medical Center, both in Chattanooga.

At West Tennessee Bone & Joint Institute, Dr. Pucek specializes in general orthopedic surgery, along with arthroscopy, joint replacement, and trauma surgery.

He is a member of several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the Tennessee Medical Association, the Tennessee Orthopedic Society, and the West Tennessee Physicians’ Alliance.



City Attorney Lewis Cobb discusses his knee replacement with Dr. Kelly Pucek.

Clinical Specialties

  • General Orthopedic Surgery
  • Arthroscopy and Joint Replacement
  • Trauma Surgery


  • University of Tennessee; Chattanooga, TN
  • Erlanger Medical Center; Chattanooga, TN


  • Trauma Surgery; Erlanger Medical Center; Chattanooga, TN
  • University of Tennessee; Chattanooga, TN

Medical Degree

University of Arkansas; Little Rock, AR

Credentials & Qualifications

Orthopedic Surgeon and Trauma Surgery Specialist

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Tennessee Medical Association
  • Southern Medical Association
  • Tennessee Orthopedic Society
  • West Tennessee Consolidated Medical Assembly
  • West Tennessee Physicians’ Alliance