David E. Ede, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Ede grew up in Miami, Florida. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Florida and obtained his medical doctorate from the University of Miami. Dr. Ede completed his Orthopedics residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, Michigan under Eric L. Radin, M.D. While there he received the Harold Frost Visiting Professor Award and the Detroit Orthopedic Society Award for excellence in research. His research has been published in the Journal of Trauma. Dr. Ede practiced in Miami for two years and moved to Charleston in 1997 where he has been practicing since. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and obtained his recertification in 2007 and 2016. Dr. Ede practices in all areas of Orthopedics, but has a special interest in joint replacement, arthroscopy, hand surgery, and trauma surgery. He primarily works out of the Charleston Area Medical Center.


University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida
B.A. Engineering 1983
A.S. Arts 1983
Post baccalaureate program Medical Sciences – 1985
University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida
M.D. 1990
Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery 1990 – 1995


West Virginia State Medical License


Orthopedic Private Practice – Orthopedic Healthcare Associates
Charleston, West Virginia September 1997 – present
Orthopedic Private Practice – South Florida Orthopedics
Aventura, Florida 1995 – 1997


Charleston Area Medical Center, Charleston, West Virginia
Thomas Memorial Hospital, South Charleston, West Virginia


Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery – 1997, Recertification 2007 & 2016
Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners – 1991


American Medical Association, 1995 to present
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 1990 to present
West Virginia State Medical Association, 1997 to present