Fellowship-Trained Hip Specialist and Knee Doctor

Dr. Derek HillDr. Hill is a member of the prestigious American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. He is a fellowship-trained specialist in hips and knees with experience in over 1,100 replacement surgeries.

Unlike general orthopedic doctors and surgeons, Dr. Hill offers progressive hip and knee procedures including Anterior Approach Hip Replacement, Partial Knee Replacement and Hip Arthroscopy. His multi-modal pain management system and one-on-one attention ensures care of your whole health as he attends to your hip or knee pain.

Recent Orthopedic News and Information

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Arthritis of the Knee

Arthritis is a condition which is characterized by inflammation of the knee joint. The American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons states that osteoarthritis is the most common type of arthritis of the Read More >

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15 Questions To Ask Your Doctor Before Knee Or Hip Replacement Surgery

Knee and hip pain can really put a dent in day to day activities and quality of life. As a result, especially in cases of severe arthritis, knee and hip replacements have become a fairly common Read More >

Preparing For Surgery

How To Work Through the Pre-Surgery Jitters

It is normal to have jitters right before a surgery. However, it is important to know that you are not alone. Just think about how many people in the world are going through the same thing and are Read More >

Knee Injured

4 Suggestions for Healthy Knees

Many times we think of knee problems as something that only happens when people get “old.” But more and more we’re finding that to not be true. According to the article “Best Ways to Keep Your Knees Read More >

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Foods That Are Great For Bone Health

The National Osteoporosis Foundation website (www.NOF.org) has a wonderful article about which foods are rich in calcium, vitamin D, vitamin K and other important nutrients for bone health. Below is Read More >