Dedicated to Quality Care

The caring and experienced physicians at Coastal Orthopedics provide expert care in the treatment of all musculoskeletal disorders. Let one of our board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons diagnose your problem and recommend the best treatment plan for you, such as:

• Medications

• Surgical Procedures

• Casts or Splints
• Physical Therapy • Nonsurgical Care • Pain Intervention


Our Mission

At our center, our mission is to provide expert, comprehensive orthopedic services in a community setting. As medical technology and specialization have advanced, we continue our commitment to cutting-edge clinical excellence without sacrificing the personal attention and availability our patients and primary care physicians have grown to trust.

Coastal Orthopedic physicians are available to patients, health care providers and professionals, and provide prompt, personal attention.  Surgeons specialize in: sports medicine, trauma, hand, joint replacement and revision, spine and arthroscopic surgery of the knee, shoulder and hip.

Meet Our Specialists

John W. Zimmer, MD, Orthopedic Services in Beverly, MA
     John W. Zimmer, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon
President, Coastal Orthopedics
Joined Coastal Orthopedics in 1983

Dr. Zimmer specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of the Knee and sports injuries.  He received his Medical Degree from Wayne State University and completed his Orthopedic Residency at Boston University.  Dr. Zimmer was Board Certified in 1985 by AAOS and is a member of Arthroscopy Association of North America.
 
Steven C. Hollis, MD, Orthopedic Services in Beverly, MA

Steven C. Hollis, M.D.
Orthopedic Surgeon
Chief, Dept. of Orthopedics, Beverly Hospital
Joined Coastal Orthopedics in 1989

Dr. Hollis received his Medical Degree from George Washington University and completed his Orthopedic Residency at Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Hollis was Board Certified in 1992 by AAOS. His special interests include: Total Joint Replacement, Trauma, Spine surgery and treatment of the Knee and Hip.

   
Hugh M. O'Flynn, MD, Orthopedic Services in Beverly, MA

Hugh M. O’Flynn, M.D.
Orthopedic Surgeon
Joined Coastal Orthopedics in 1999

Dr. O’Flynn specializes in Total Joint Replacement and Revision of the Hip and Knee. He received his Medical Degree from Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons and completed his Orthopedic Residency at Hospital for Special Surgery, NY. He then completed a Total Joint Replacement Fellowship at Mass. General Hospital. Dr. O’Flynn was Board Certified in 2003 by AAOS.

 
William L. Paley, MD, Orthopedic Services in Beverly, MA

William L. Paly, M.D.
Orthopedic Surgeon
Joined Coastal Orthopedics in 1992

Dr. Paly specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of the Hand and Upper Extremity disorders and injuries. He received his Medical Degree from the University of Massachusetts and completed his Orthopedic Residency at Yale University. He then completed a Hand Fellowship at Tufts University and also holds a Masters Degree in Public Health from Harvard University. Dr. Paly was Board Certified in 1995 by AAOS.

 
Jaipal S. Gandhi, MD, Orthopedic Services in Beverly, MA

Jaipal S. Gandhi, M.D.
Orthopedic Surgeon
Joined Coastal Orthopedics in 2010

Dr. Gandhi specializes in sports medicine, with emphasis on shoulder, elbow, hip and knee arthroscopic and open reconstructive surgery. He has a special interest in the management and treatment of complex shoulder disorders. He received his medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and completed his Orthopedic Residency at LenoxHill Hospital in NY. He then completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship at Kerlan Jobe Orthopedic Clinic in CA. During that time, he worked as an assistant team physician for the Los Angeles Lakers, Dodgers, Kings, Sparks, Anaheim Ducks, and University of Southern California Football Team. He has been very active in orthopedic research and presented at both national and international meetings. Dr. Gandhi was Board Certified in 2012 by AAOS, and is a member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and America Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine.

As a passionate sports enthusiast, Dr. Gandhi understands the finer aspects involved in taking care of athletes across all age groups. His personal interests include golf, basketball, running, swimming, skiing and softball.

 
Anthony A. Schepsis, M.D., Orthopedic Services in Beverly, MA

Anthony A. Schepsis, M.D.
Orthopedic Surgeon
Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Boston University
Joined Coastal Orthopedics in 2013

Dr. Schepsis specializes in Sports Medicine, Arthroscopic and Open reconstructive surgery of the Knee, Shoulder, Elbow and Ankle. Dr. Schepsis has extensive clinical experience in the management of simple and complex patellofemoral problems as well as cartilage restoration, multi-ligament injuries, focal resurfacing and total patellofemoral arthroplasty. He received his Medical Degree from Boston University and completed his Orthopedic Residency at Boston University Medical Center. He then completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship with Traveling Orthopedic Sports Medicine Fellowship.

Dr. Schepsis was Board Certified in 1985 by AAOS and is a member of Arthroscopy Association of North America and American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. Dr. Schepsis is a Sports Medicine Consultant for several professional teams, Olympic and intercollegiate athletic programs and is a Master Instructor for the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons in Advanced Shoulder and Knee Arthroscopic Procedures. He has published numerous articles and authored a Textbook (complete list can be viewed at: www.dranthonyschepsis.com).

 

 

Our Physicians Assistants

Coastal Orthopedics utilizes Physician Assistance and Nurse Practitioners in the care of our patients. These Providers are health care professionals  licensed to practice medicine with Physcian supervision. As part of our Orthopedic Care Team, they conduct physical exams, diagnose and treat illnesses and injuries, order and interpret tests, counsel on preventative health care and write prescriptions.  

 

Gail A. Palladino, NP, Orthopedic Services in Beverly, MA

Gail A. Palladino, NP
Nurse Practitioner
Joined Coastal Orthopedics in 2000

Gail Palladino received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Salem State College. She received her Masters of Science Degree, Medical-Surgical Nursing; Adult Nurse Practitioner from Boston College.

 

 
Erin Fitzpatrick Mackey, PA-C, Orthopedic Services in Beverly, MA

Erin Fitzpatrick Mackey, PA-C
Physician Assistant
Joined Coastal Orthopedics in 2007

Erin Fitzpatrick Mackey received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Behavior Neuroscience from Lafayette College, PA. She received her Master of Science Degree, Physician Assistant in 2006 from University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. 

 
David Buff, PA-C, Orthopedic Services in Beverly, MA

David Buff, PA-C
Physician Assistant
Joined Coastal Orthopedics in 2012

David Buff received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and Chemistry from Elon University, NC.  He received his Master of Science Degree, Physician Assistant in 2011 from East Carolina University.
 
 

 

Contact us today in Beverly and Danvers, Massachusetts, to schedule an appointment for our personalized orthopedic services.