R. Earl Bartley, III MD

Dr. Earl Bartley joined OhioHealth Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Physicians in 2014. He received his undergraduate degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology where he played varsity lacrosse.

In 1990, while in residency at Northwestern University, Dr. Bartley joined the United States Army Reserves Medical Corp where he served until 2001, retiring as a Major. He currently serves as Orthopedic Consultant to the United States Military.


  • M.D., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 1987
  • B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 1983

Orthopaedic Surgery Residency

  • Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 1992

Adult Reconstruction Fellowship

  • Emory University and Peachtree Orthopaedic Clinic, Atlanta, GA 1993

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 1995


  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons


Orthopaedic Specialty

  • Knee and hip replacement
  • Robot Assisted Partial Knee Replacement, Makoplasty
  • Cartilage Restoration