Kelly K. Hynes, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Clinical Interests: Ankle Arthroscopy, Foot and Ankle Arthritis, Foot and Ankle Trauma, Forefoot Reconstruction, Orthopaedic foot and ankle care
  • Research and Scholarly Interests: Ankle, Ankle Injury, Ankle Replacement, Total, Arthritis, Arthroscopic Surgery, Arthroscopy, Bunion, Foot, Foot Injuries, Foot, Flat, Fracture, Bone
  • Websites: Research Network Profile
  • Contact: hynes@uchicago.edu

Dr. Kelly Hynes specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of all Orthopaedic foot and ankle conditions, including trauma, sports injuries (including foot and ankle arthroscopy), forefoot deformity (such as bunions) and degenerative disease (including total ankle arthroplasty). She provides skilled, compassionate care to treat pain and restore function for a broad range of common and complex foot and ankle disorders.



Dr. Hynes has an interest in health care delivery and biomedical informatics. She is the Ambulatory Medical Director for the department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine as well as a Medical Director of Informatics for UChicago Medicine. She is also committed to the education of future generations of Orthopaedic surgeons and teaches at regional and international courses.

University of British Columbia
Fellowship

University of Ottawa
Residency

Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador
MD

The new 'normal': Rapid adoption of telemedicine in orthopaedics during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rizzi AM, Polachek WS, Dulas M, Strelzow JA, Hynes KK. The new 'normal': Rapid adoption of telemedicine in orthopaedics during the COVID-19 pandemic. Injury. 2020 Dec; 51(12):2816-2821.
PMID: 32951916

Financial Impact of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Surgical Treatment of Foot and Ankle Osteomyelitis.
Lee CS, Divi SN, Dirschl DR, Hynes KK. Financial Impact of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Surgical Treatment of Foot and Ankle Osteomyelitis. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2020 Jan - Feb; 59(1):69-74.
PMID: 31882152