Shay Koch MD


Education

Medical School
Medical University of South Carolina

Internship and Residency

Greenville Hospital System

Fellowship
University of Utah Hospital
 

Gender

Male

Languages

English

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Biography

Dr. Koch is a Greenville native who graduated from Wofford College and earned his medical degree at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston. He then completed a five-year orthopedic surgery residency at the Greenville Hospital System. During his residency, he served as chief resident and earned the Jackson Award given to a "young physician with exceptional promise."

Dr. Koch then completed a fellowship program in Sports Medicine Surgery at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. During his fellowship, he served as a team physician for both the University of Utah football team and women's soccer team while receiving extensive training in the latest approaches in sports medicine surgery.

As a Sports Medicine specialist, Dr. Koch performs minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery, total shoulder replacements, reverse shoulder replacements, and is one of only a few surgeons in the area who perform hip arthroscopy.

He is the medical director of CESA soccer academy, and serves as a team physician for the Furman University Paladins football and basketball teams, multiple high school football teams, and the Greenville Swamp Rabbits hockey team.

Dr. Koch volunteers regularly at the Greenville Free Medical Clinic and the United Way of Greenville. He enjoys the outdoors, snow skiing, and spending time with his wife and two young sons.

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