Dr. Paul J Kerner MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Paul Kerner is an orthopedic surgeon in Raleigh, North Carolina. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Durham Regional Hospital and Granville Health System. He received his medical degree from SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and has been in practice for 17 years. Dr. Kerner accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 32 doctors at Durham Regional Hospital and one of 21 at Granville Health System who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

Are you Dr. Paul Kerner? Claim your profile to make edits or add details. Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Obstetrics & Gynecology

Hospital Affiliation

Durham Regional Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Granville Health System

North Carolina Specialty Hospital

Person Memorial Hospital

Rex Healthcare
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Drexel University/Hahnemann University Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1998 - 2002

Allegheny University Hospitals
Residency, General Surgery, 1997 - 1998

Allegheny University Hospitals
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1998 - 2001

Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Beth Israel Medical Center
Fellowship, Adult Reconstructive Orthopedics, 2002 - 2003

SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Internal Medicine

IN State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Clinical tip: one stage lengthening of fourth brachymetatarsia using fibular autograft.
Blankenhorn, B.D., Kerner, P.J., DiGiovanni, C.W.

Allograft versus no graft with a posterior multisegmented hook system for the treatment of idiopathic scoliosis.
Betz, R.R., Petrizzo, A.M., Kerner, P.J., Falatyn, S.P., Clements, D.H., Huss, G.K.

Contact forces in the subacromial space: effects of scapular orientation.
Karduna, A. R.,Kerner, P. J.,Lazarus, M. D.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed Plus
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio SuperMed POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
Find More Doctors
Doctor Finder

Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Browse Doctors by



Search all Doctors

Profiles by Doximity

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.