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Specialty: Orthopedics, Hand, Elbow
Dr. Beth Purdy has practiced in Phoenix for more than 15 years. She specializes in orthopedic surgery, specifically upper extremity surgery, with a special interest in congenital hand reconstruction and complex elbow reconstruction. Dr. Purdy graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor of music in cello performance from the School of Music at Arizona State University. Dr. Purdy completed her residency in orthopedic surgery from Summa Health System in Akron, Ohio — the first woman to accomplish this. She received further specialized training in complex elbow problems at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. Dr. Beth Purdy is board certified in orthopedic surgery and has received the specialty certification in hand surgery. She has served as President of Arizona Medical Association and continues to be an active member of the Arizona Medical Association, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Medical Association and the Maricopa Medical Society.