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Meet the Greensboro Orthopaedics Team

Kevin M. Supple, MD, FAAOS, SCOSM

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Sports Medicine, Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder & Knee, Total Shoulder & Reverse Shoulder Replacements

Dr. Supple joined Greensboro Orthopaedics in 1993. He is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon. Dr. Supple was the first physician in Guilford County to earn a Subspecialty Certificate of Orthopaedic Sports Medicine by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He specializes in sports medicine focusing on shoulder reconstruction including total shoulder as well as reverse shoulder replacements.

As an undergraduate student-athlete, Dr. Supple was an elite level gymnast, earning All American honors at the Collegiate National Championships. His experiences as a competitive gymnast and coach helped shape his decision to purse medicine and specifically sparked his passion for sports medicine. Dr. Supple believes the focus, dedication, and stamina necessary to succeed in athletics are qualities that have readily transferred to his medical practice. This commitment had provided Dr. Supple with opportunities to work with the USA Olympic Gymnastics Teams. He is a member of the Athlete Wellness Council for USA Gymnastics. Also, Dr. Supple is the team physician for Grimsley High School. Through the Greensboro Orthopaedics Sports Medicine Outreach Program, Dr. Supple is continuously involved in providing medical care at local, regional, and national sporting events.

Dr. Supple continues to live an active lifestyle that includes competitive mountain biking, waterskiing, snow skiing, and CrossFitting. His athletic pursuits keep him in touch with the local sports community. His philosophy regarding fitness, training, and rehabilitation reflect an athlete’s mindset and are incorporated into the treatment protocols used by the entire Greensboro Orthopaedics team. 

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS), North Carolina Orthopaedic Association (NCOA), Greater Greensboro Society of Medicine (GGSM), Triad HealthCare Network (THN)

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Kevin M. Supple, MD, FAAOS, SCOSM

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Subspecialty Certificate in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine


Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Medical Center, Miami, FL


General Surgery, University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Medical Center, Miami, FL

Medical Education

University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

Undergraduate Education

University of California, Davis, Davis, CA

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