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D. Hunter Hamilton, M.D.

D. Hunter Hamilton, M.D.

Fellowship Trained Surgeon

D. Hunter Hamilton, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon in Knoxville. He specializes in hip surgery and knee surgery. Dr. Hamilton received his medical degree with honors from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Tennessee, after completing his undergraduate degree at Belmont University and pre-med coursework at Tennessee State University in Nashville. His post graduate work included an internship and orthopedic surgical residency at the University of Kentucky. Dr. Hamilton's expertise was further developed by fellowship training at the New York University Hospital for Joint Disease/Insall Scott Kelly Joint Reconstruction.



  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center



  • University of Kentucky; Chandler Hospital Medical


  • Insall Scott Kelly Joint Reconstruction Fellowship
  • New York University Hospital for Joint Disease


  • University of Kentucky


  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • International Congress for Joint Reconstruction


  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
  • Orthopaedic Oncology OITE score
    2013 Graduated Medical School with Honors


  1. Anghelescu, D.L., MD; Hamilton, DH, BBA; Faughnan, L.G., BS; Johnson, L.M., MD; Baker, J.N., MD. Pediatric Palliative Sedation Therapy with Propofol: Recommendations Based on Experience in Children with Terminal Cancer. Journal of Palliative Medicine. October 2012, 15(10): 1082-1090
  2. Greater Rates of Acute Kidney Injury in African American Total Knee Arthroplasty Patients. Womble TN, King JD, Hamilton DH, Shrout MA, Jacobs CA, Duncan ST. J Arthroplasty. 2019 Jun;34(6):1240-1243. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2019.01.058. Epub 2019 Jan 31
  3. The Hidden Cost of Commercial Antibiotic-Loaded Bone Cement: A Systematic Review of Clinical Results and Cost Implications Following Total Knee Arthroplasty. King JD, Hamilton DH, Jacobs CA, Duncan ST. J Arthroplasty. 2018 Dec;33(12):3789-3792. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2018:08.009. Epub 2018 Aug 13

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