Thomas R. Hunt, MD, DSc
- Texas Medical Center
Professor and Chairman of the Joseph Barnhart Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Wilhelmina Arnold Barnhart Endowed Chair
Baylor College of Medicine
|University of Alabama at Birmingham||postgraduate education||Doctor of Science||2014|
|University of Pennsylvania Health System||fellowship||Hand Surgery||1993|
|University of Kansas School of Medicine||residency||Orthopaedic Surgery||1992|
|University of Kansas School of Medicine||research fellow||Orthopaedic Pathology||1988|
|Vanderbilt University School of Medicine||internship||General Surgery||1987|
|Vanderbilt University School of Medicine||medical school||Doctor of Medicine||1986|
My team and I provide highly individualized, innovative, patient-centered care with a strong focus on quality and patient safety. As a result, we are able to achieve predictable and effective outcomes following treatment of even the most complex problems impacting our patient's hands, wrists, forearms and elbows. Our efforts are all geared to getting patients back to their active lives quickly.
|American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons||Member|
|American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine||Member|
|American Society for Surgery of the Hand||Member|
|Houston Texans||Team Physician|
|Titleist Performance Institute||Advisory Board Member|
Hunt TR Kienbock's Disease. Hunt TR, Bozentka DJ (eds.) Atlas of the Hand Clin, Philadelphia, PA: WB Saunders, 1999.
Hunt TR. "What is the appropriate treatment for Dupuytren contracture?" CleveClin J Med 2003 February;70(2):96-7. Pubmed PMID: 12636340.
Marcus AM, Culver JE, Hunt TR. "Treating trigger finger in diabetics using excision of the ulnar slip of the flexor digitorum superficialis with or without A1 pulley release.." Hand (N Y). 2007 December;2(4):227-31. Pubmed PMID: 18780058.
Cash MP, Sherrill JM, Waitayawinyu T, Hunt TR, Shack RB, Thayer WP. "Evaluation of FiberLoop Sutures in Locking and Nonlocking Tendon Repair." Ann Plast Surg 2012 June;68(6):583-7. Pubmed PMID: 21734555.