David J. Howe, MD



  • Duke University - Bachelor of Arts
  • Wake Forest University School of Medicine - Doctor of Medicine
  • Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center - Orthopedic Residency
  • Anderson Orthopaedic Institute - Fellowship, Hip & Knee Arthroplasty and Engh Adult Reconstructive

  • Chief – Section of Orthopaedic Surgery, Forsyth Medical Center
  • Medical Director – Hip and Knee Replacement Center, Forsyth Medical Center


  • Specializes in Surgery for Arthritis of the Hip and Knee
  • Specializes in Direct Anterior Hip Replacement
  • Specializes in Primary Hip and Knee Replacement
  • Specializes in Revision Hip and Knee Replacement
  • Specializes in Unicompartmental Knee Replacement

  • Member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • Member of the International Congress of Joint Reconstruction
  • Member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member of the North Carolina Orthopaedic Association
  • Member of the Southern Orthopaedic Association
  • Member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Society

  • Board Certified Surgeon


  • Clinical Team: Carlon Hicks, CMA
  • Surgery Scheduler: Laura Bledsoe

PA Team

Fellowship Trained

  • Hip & Knee

Clinical Specialties

  • Hip & Knee