Dr. Jeffrey Devitt is an attending Orthopaedic Surgeon at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan. He was born and raised in Metro Detroit and graduated from the Wayne State University School of Medicine in 2008. He then completed his training in Orthopaedic Surgery at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, MI. Then went on to complete the Otto E. Aufranc fellowship in adult hip and knee reconstruction at New England Baptist Hospital in Boston, MA.
Specializing in hip and knee replacement, he performs both primary and revision joint replacements as well as minimally invasive joint replacement. Dr Devitt will utilize either the anterior or posterior approach for hip replacement depending on specific patients needs.
Dr. Devitt served as chief administrative resident at Henry Ford Hospital and was nominated to attend the American Orthopaedic Association’s resident leadership forum in 2012. He is also a member of the American Academy of Orthoapaedic Surgeons and the Michigan Orthopaedic Society. He has authored journal articles and presented multiple research projects at national and local meetings. His research interests include rapidly progressive osteoarthritis, spontaneous osteonecrosis of the knee (SONK), revision hip arthroplasty and post-operative DVT prophylaxis.