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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Dr. Hill Makes Hour Detroit Top Docs List of 2014

Dr. Hill Makes Hour Detroit Top Docs List of 2014 That's right. Dr. Hill has been acknowledged this year with the recognition of his peers, one of the highest recommendations someone in his field can Read More >

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Ice vs. Heat: Which One Helps Ease Knee Pain Better?

If you experience knee pain, you’re probably not wondering what type of pain it is. In fact you may not even know there are two basic types of athletic sport injuries: acute and chronic. Acute Read More >

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Knee Replacement Surgery Indications

Knee replacement surgery, which is also known as arthroplasty, is a procedure in which damaged or diseased parts of the knee joint are removed and replaced with prosthetic implants made of metal and Read More >

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Common Causes of Hip Pain in Women

The hip joint is one of the largest joints in the body. This ball and socket joint is responsible for bearing the body’s weight during activities like standing, walking and running. Washington Read More >

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Knee Tips Every Runner Should Know

Ever been told that running would damage your knees as you age? Luckily, there is much evidence from studies which suggests running is not likely to cause knee problems. Many knee problems in runners Read More >