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Dr. Shepherd is a fellowship trained and board certified orthopaedic surgeon specializing in knee and hip replacement. He was born and raised in the Wichita area and graduated from Goddard High School. He obtained his medical degree from the University of Kansas Medical School and completed a 5 year residency at the University of Kansas – Wichita.
Dr. Shepherd joined AOA after completing a total joint reconstruction fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, which is amongst the most prestigious joint replacement centers in the world. He specializes in partial knee replacement, total knee replacement, total hip replacement, robotic-assisted joint replacement, and revision hip and knee replacement.
Dr. Shepherd and his wife, Lauren, enjoy playing golf and spending time with family and friends.

Total Joint Replacement
Subspecialties: Total Joint Replacement
Partial Knee Replacement
Total Hip Replacement
Robotic-assisted Joint Replacement
Revision Joint Replacement
Physician Assistant:
W. Tom Swan PA-C
Home Town:
Wichita, KS
Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Cleveland, OH
Residency: University of Kansas School of Medicine
Wichita, Kansas
Medical Degree: University of Kansas School of Medicine
Kansas City, Kansas
Kansas State Board of Healing Arts
Board Certification:
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery- General Orthopaedic Surgery- Sub-specialized in Joint Replacement
AOA- East Clinic Days: Wednesday & Friday


W. Tom Swan, RPA-C

Physician Assistant
Masters of Physician Assistant, Wichita State University


Kansas State Board of Healing Arts
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
Other Activities:
American Academy of Physician Assistants
United States Paratrooper; 82nd Airborne Division Scout