Our experienced, board certified physicians are committed to providing the highest quality care in a professional and compassionate manner. Our primary goal is to minimize your discomfort and enhance your recovery in the least invasive manner possible.

Advanced arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgical procedures combined with our specific protocols for anesthesia, post-surgical pain management and physical therapy make it possible for most patients to return home same day or next day after surgery.

We work with you to consider your options. There often are more conservative steps to take before jumping to surgery or joint replacement. Non-operative options include physical therapy, cortisone and visco-supplementation injections. The goal is to find the best solution to manage pain and to maintain an active lifestyle, and we are committed to partnering with your to find those solutions.

Our Providers

David Bealle, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. David Bealle, a Hopkinsville native, has proudly served the Western Kentucky region with outstanding orthopaedic care for the past 20 years, performing more than 10,000 surgeries to help his patients achieve greater comfort and mobility.

A 1984 graduate of Hopkinsville High School, Dr. Bealle attended Murray State University on an academic / football scholarship. It was there he became interested in orthopaedic medicine following surgical treatment of a college football injury.

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Timothy Chang, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

Having settled in Honolulu, Hawaii, for 17 years, Dr. Chang attended the University of Hawaii, where he received a Master of Arts degree in Economics in 1986, and a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Health Economics in 1991.  Dr. Chang next earned his medical degree from the university's John A. Burns School of Medicine in 1994.  Upon graduation from medical school, he served as a General Medical Officer in the U.S. Army at Fort Hood, Texas, for several years before completing his orthopaedic residency in 2003 at the Brooke Army Medical Center, in San Antonio, Texas.

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Rudy Robbe, III, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery

Dr. Rudy Robbe, III, a native of Atlanta Georgia, proudly served our country as an Orthopaedic Surgeon in both Iraq and Afghanistan before turning his passion for healing to the Western Kentucky region where he started his practice in 2004, and then joined the surgical staff at Jennie Stuart Health. Dr. Robbe received numerous commendations and service awards during his Army commission. He also was named one of the 2006 National Physicians Advisory Board Doctors of the Year.

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Physician Extenders:

Our licensed and certified physician extenders share our commitment to providing quality orthopaedic care and help provide non-surgical care and patient education.

Marni Barnes, PA-C
Miles Durham, PA-C
Kenneth Parker, PA-C

To Schedule an Appointment, Call (270-889-0701)