Dr. Marc Golden
Dr. Marc Golden is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon. He completed a fellowship in sports medicine, arthroscopy and knee reconstruction at the National Hospital for Orthopedics in Washington D.C. Dr. Golden completed a rotating internship and orthopedic surgical residency, also received subspecialty training in hand surgery, pediatric orthopedics, total reconstruction and trauma orthopedics at leading hospital teaching facilities throughout the country.
Dr. Golden continues to be a leading orthopedic surgeon in Palm Beach County since starting Golden Orthopedics in 1990. Dr. Golden is a member of the Florida Osteopathic Medical Association, American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics and the Arthroscopy Association of North America.
Dr. Curtis Kephart
Dr. Curtis J. Kephart is a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (Board Certified), fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in sports medicine, with a concentration on conditions and injuries of the shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee. A native of central Pennsylvania, he is a graduate of The Pennsylvania State University and Penn State College of Medicine where he graduated with honors and was elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society. He completed his Orthopedic Surgery Residency in Washington, D.C. at the George Washington University.
After residency, Dr. Kephart completed specialty fellowship training at the University of Southern California in Sports Medicine and Shoulder and Elbow Surgery under mentor Dr. James Tibone. He also completed advanced hip arthroscopy training with Dr. Jason Snibbe in Beverly Hills and specializes in hip preservation techniques.
Dr. Martha Solomon
Dr. Martha Solomon specializes in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders affecting the foot and ankle. Dr. Solomon has been in private practice with Golden Orthopedics since 1997 offering gentle, conservative, friendly and professional care to her patients. She is trained in the latest surgical techniques in the treatment of heel pain, neuromas, bunions and hammertoes, wound care and diabetic foot care. She is passionate about her practice and takes pride in offering personal superior care.
After graduating from the University of Pittsburg in 1991, Dr. Solomon received her doctorate degree from Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine in 1995 and completed her residency in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery from Hollywood Medical Center in 1997. She is an active member of the American Podiatric Medical Association and the Florida Podiatric Medical Association.
Dr. Kevin Palmer
Dr. Kevin K. Palmer is a Podiatric Surgeon who is Board Certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery in Foot Surgery and Reconstructive Rearfoot/Ankle Surgery. Dr. Palmer graduated from Barry University School of Podiatric Medicine in Miami Shores, and completed a three-year surgical residency at Westside Regional Medical Center in Plantation, Florida. Dr. Palmer offers his patients diagnosis and treatment of any foot and ankle condition, deformity or traumatic injury. He is a member of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, the American Podiatric Medical Association, and the Florida Podiatric Medical Association. He serves as an attending podiatric surgeon at the Bethesda Memorial Hospital Podiatric Residency.
Dr. Michael Krantzow
Dr. Michael Krantzow is a board certified, fellowship trained Orthopedic Surgeon. He completed his orthopedic surgical residency at North Shore Long Island Jewish Hospital. He then completed his fellowship training in Sports Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, serving as assistant team physician to the N. Y. Jets and N. Y. Islanders.
Dr. Krantzow offers his patients his expertise in the latest technologies involving both non-surgical and surgical treatments. He provides stem cell and other biologic injection therapy. Surgically, he performs minimally invasive techniques to treat sports related injuries of the extremities as well as robotic technology for partial knee and hip replacements.
Dr. Jacob Landes
Dr. Jacob S. Landes is a board-eligible, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in pathology of the hand, wrist, and elbow. Raised in rural Kansas, he attended Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences and continued with residency training in orthopaedic surgery at Broward Health Medical Center. He then competed fellowship training in hand and upper extremity surgery at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. He prides himself on carefully listening to his patients and educating in a reassuring manner that leaves a true understanding of the conditions and available treatments.
While at Ole Miss, Dr. Landes was trained in complex ligament and tendon reconstruction, as well as in the latest arthroscopic techniques for the wrist and elbow. He provides treatment for conditions including trauma, arthritis, neuropathy, contracture, and complex deformity. He will perform small joint replacement of the hand, wrist, and elbow when indicated and offers both endoscopic and fully-awake carpal tunnel release procedures if desired.
Laban Bettridge, PA-C
Laban Bettridge is a Certified Physician Assistant. He is a south Florida native with family roots from New York City. After receiving a Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences from the University of Central Florida, he went on to earn a Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Keiser University in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
After completing clinical rotations ranging from the Jackson North ED in Miami, to underserved communities in Lake Worth, Laban knew he wanted to work in a hands-on specialty that could have a significant positive impact on the lives of his patients. With that vision in mind, Laban joined the dynamic team at Golden Orthopedics in March 2017.
Keriann Napora, PA-C
Keriann Napora is a certified physician assistant and certified athletic trainer. She is originally from Pittsburg, PA where she received her bachelor of science degree in athletic training at Slippery Rock University of PA. She went on to earn her Masters of Science degree in exercise science at The University of Louisiana Monroe working as a graduate assistant athletic trainer for division I athletics. Later earning her masters of science in physician assistant studies at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA.
After completing her clinical rotations, she moved to Long Island, New York to work for the orthopedic group, Orlin and Cohen Orthopedic Group. She worked with a variety of physicians in different specialties such as sports medicine, hand and elbow, foot and ankle, and spine. Keriann is licensed by the Florida Board of Medicine and accredited by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She is also a member with Physician Assistants in Orthopaedic Surgery.