Dr. Stephen M. Neely, M.D. – Bio

Orthopaedic Surgery

Longfellow School for Boys, Washington D.C. (7-1)
Maret School, Washington, D.C. (12)

  • 1963-1964 United States Naval Academy
  • 1965-1967 George Washington University B.S. Zoology
  • 1967-1969 George Washington University M.S. Physiology
  • 1969-1970 George Washington University Ph.D. Course Work Biochemistry


Doctor Rating

5.0 out of 5

23 Patient Ratings
16 Patient Comments

  • 1970-1973 University of Virginia School of Medicine
  • 1974-1975 Internship: General Surgery, University of Virginia
  • 1975-1976 Orthopaedic Research Fellowship Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA
  • 1975-1976 Orthopaedic Research Fellowship Harvard Medical School
  • 1976-1979 Orthopaedic Residency Combined Harvard Orthopaedic Residency
  • 1979 Chief Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery Massachusetts General Hospital
  • 1980-Present Private Practice
    Tennessee Orthopaedics
    1616 West Main Street, Suite 300
    Lebanon, TN 37087
  • 1982-1983 Chief Surgical Service Humana Hospital McFarland
  • 1987-1988 Chief Surgical Service Humana Hospital McFarland
  • 2000 World Wresting Federation Consultant Orthopaedic Surgery

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
American Board of Hand Surgery
American Board of Neurologic and Orthopaedic Surgery

1999 Re-certified in all boards 2000


George Washington University

University of Virginia

Boston Orthopaedic Society

Harvard Alumni Association

University of Virginia Alumni Association

Nashville Orthopaedic Society

American Medical Association

Southern Medical Association

Bull Finch Society
Massachusetts General Hospital


Board of Trustees
Humana Hospital McFarland 1988-1991

Board of Trustees
Cumberland University 1991-1992

Board of Directors – Mineralogical Record.

Director of Orthopaedic Surgery Unit to Present
University Medical Center

National Medical Enterprises 1992

Physician Advisory Board/Corporate Tenet 1997-2001

Lebanon Breakfast Rotary Club – Charter Member

Gemological Institute of American Fellow Alumni


Philately, Geology, Gem Stones, Golf, World Wresting Federation Surgeon, Nashville Super Speedway Surgeon

Patient Reviews

Patient Testimonial 2017-08-07Ann was very thorough..talked at length about back pain and problems that I was experiencing. Excellent visit.

Patient Testimonial 2017-07-10The entire staff went above and beyond to get me taken care of today!

Patient Testimonial 2016-10-12Been going to Dr. Newly for years. Wouldn’t go anywhere else. They are the best.

Patient Testimonial 2016-10-12Had two knee replacements and an ankle fusion and he has done wonderful work. Recommend him all the time.

Patient Testimonial 2016-10-12Awesome doctor and staff.

Patient Testimonial 2016-10-12They are great.

Patient Testimonial 2016-10-06The best in town!

Patient Testimonial 2016-10-06Prayers being sent up for all staff and their families. Blessings coming down! Thank you, Tonya W.

Patient Testimonial 2016-10-06I love coming to see Ann think she is great.

Patient Testimonial 2016-10-06Your office staff, nurses and practioner have been most professional and friendly. My visits have been most pleasant.

Patient Testimonial 2016-09-22He is done good by me

Patient Testimonial 2016-06-17I love MS. ANN

Patient Testimonial 2016-06-17I love MS. ANN

Patient Testimonial 2016-04-18Dr Nelly and Ann Beadle do a great job of putting me back together. Thank you

Patient Testimonial 2015-10-14Good doctor and friend.

Patient Testimonial 2015-10-14Has helped tremendously.