Devon R. Tobey, M.D.
Orthopaedic Musculoskeletal Oncology Fellowship
Devon R. Tobey is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic oncologist providing care to her patients out of our Cartersville and The Battery locations. She specializes in diagnosing and treating musculoskeletal cancers, including bone and soft tissue tumors, joint replacements, fracture care, and other complex orthopedic conditions. Driven by her passion for helping patients overcome challenging medical obstacles, Dr. Tobey combines her technical proficiency with a compassionate approach to deliver personalized and comprehensive care to all her patients.
Dr. Tobey’s musculoskeletal oncology practice includes the treatment of metastatic disease, primary bone and soft tissue sarcomas, multiple myeloma, and lymphoma. In addition to oncology, Dr. Tobey also specializes in non-oncological adult reconstruction for primary and revision knee and hip replacements, avascular necrosis, and periprosthetic fracture care.
Dr. Tobey attended the University of Georgia in Athens, Georgia, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Her passion for medicine and patient care led her to pursue a Doctor of Medicine degree from the Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon, Georgia. Dr. Tobey completed her orthopedic residency at the Campbell Clinic in Memphis, Tennessee. Following her residency, Dr. Tobey sought further specialization in orthopedic musculoskeletal oncology and successfully completed a fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. This fellowship provided her with comprehensive training in the complex field of orthopedic oncology, equipping her with the expertise to manage musculoskeletal tumors and bone cancers with exceptional precision and care.
Areas of Interest:
- Primary Bone Sarcoma
- Soft Tissue Sarcoma
- Benign Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
- Multiple Myeloma
- Metastatic Disease
- Primary Joint Reconstruction
- Complex Joint Reconstruction
- General Orthopedics
- Fracture Care
- American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Fellowship: Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 2023, Orthopaedic Musculoskeletal Oncology Fellowship
Residency: Campbell Clinic Orthopaedics, Memphis, Tennessee, 2022, Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
Medical Degree: Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, Georgia, Doctor of Medicine, 2017
Undergraduate Degree: University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, Bachelor of Science, Biology 2012
Memberships & Recognition
- AO North America
- American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- Musculoskeletal Tumor Society
- Georgia Orthopaedic Society
Tobey DR, Wing C, Calkins T, Heck RK. “The use of Proximal Femur Replacement for the management of oncologic lesions in the proximal femur: A Review.” Orthopedic Clinics of North America. August 2022.
Tobey DR, Heck RK. “Current concepts in metastatic carcinoma: a review of the literature”. Current Orthopaedic Practice. 2022; 33(2):113-119.
Montgomery T, Pearson J, Quade J, Tobey D, Beebe M, et. al. “Thrombin Hemostatic Matrix Reduces Heterotopic Ossication in Acetabular Fractures xed via the Kocher-Langenbeck Approach”. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. 2020; 34(9):451-454.
Moorwood M, Streufert, B, Mir H, Beebe M, Tobey D, Olinger C, et. al. “Intramedullary Nailing Yields Superior Results Compared to Plating for the Masquelet Technique in the Femur and Tibia”. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. 2019; 33(11):547-552.
In her spare time, Dr. Tobey enjoys playing soccer, exercising, hiking, traveling, and adventuring with her husband and 3 dogs.
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