Winston Salem, North Carolina – The Winston Salem community is grieving the loss of Dr. Robert Kelly, a highly experienced family medicine specialist, and beloved member of Novant Health Maplewood Family Medicine. Dr. Kelly’s passing has left family, friends, colleagues, and patients devastated, confirmed through a heartfelt Facebook post that expressed shock and sorrow: “I was shocked to learn this morning of the passing of Dr. Robert Kelly of Maplewood Family Practice. Dr. Kelly was our family doctor for 36 years and was truly one of a kind.”
Dr. Robert Kelly, MD, brought an impressive 49 years of experience to his practice in Winston Salem, NC. A graduate of the University Of South Carolina School Of Medicine Columbia in 1974, he further honed his skills through a residency at Carolinas Medical Center.
Throughout his illustrious career, Dr. Kelly served at Novant Health Maplewood Family Medicine and maintained associations with renowned medical centers, including Novant Health Clemmons Medical Center, Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center, Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center, and Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center.
Known for his expertise in treating conditions such as joint pain and headaches, Dr. Kelly’s compassionate approach ensured that each patient received personalized care. His extensive experience, friendly demeanor, and commitment to quality healthcare made him a reliable and trusted figure in the Winston Salem medical community.
Dr. Robert Kelly was a staunch advocate for preventive care, recognizing its role in improving health outcomes and reducing the burden of chronic diseases. His commitment extended beyond the clinic, actively participating in health education programs, workshops, and community outreach initiatives. By sharing his expertise and knowledge, he empowered individuals to take charge of their health, fostering a culture of well-being within the community.
As the Winston Salem community reflects on the profound loss of Dr. Robert Kelly, his legacy of compassionate healthcare and dedication to community well-being will be remembered with deep admiration and gratitude.