Our Dedicated Team

Our skilled surgeons excel in their fields, assisted by an experienced support staff of nursing and administrative professionals. Click on any surgeon’s photo to read their biography or to make an appointment with them.

Robert J. Zehr, M.D.

CEO, Medical Director

Robert J. Zehr, M.D.

Robert J. Zehr, MD is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon with over 30 years of experience, who specializes in hip and knee replacement surgery. He is the founder of The Zehr Center for Orthopaedics; a private orthopaedic surgery practice located in Naples, Florida and is the Chief of Surgery at Landmark Hospital of Southwest Florida and Medical Director of The Joint Care Center at Landmark. The leading hip replacement surgeon in Naples, Dr. Zehr pioneered the direct anterior approach to hip replacement in Southwest Florida and has performed over 2,300 of the procedures. He was the first surgeon in the area to perform same-day outpatient total hip replacement surgery, conducting the surgery at the Seaside Surgery Center. Consistently chosen as a Castle Connolly Top Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dr. Zehr has won numerous awards from peers and patients alike.

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For more information on Dr. Zehr’s private practice, visit www.zehrcenter.com



Education and Training

  • University of Missouri, St. Louis – Bachelor of Chemistry
  • University of Missouri, St. Louis – Master of Science, Organic Chemistry
  • St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis – Doctor of Medicine
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio – Internship and Residency
  • University of Florida, Gainesville – Fellowship in Division of Orthopaedic Oncology

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Diplomate
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • Florida Orthopaedic Society
  • Florida Medical Society
  • Collier County Medical Society