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


Common Basketball Knee Injuries

According to Stop Sports Injuries, medial collateral ligament (MCL) tears are the most common knee injuries sustained while playing basketball. The University of Maryland Medical Center reports that Read More >

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Foods For Healthy Bones & Joints

Though virtually all persons experience the effects of wear and tear on their joints as they age, these effects can be minimized by eating a diet rich in nutrients that keep the bones and joints Read More >


Key Nutrients For Your Bone Health

Did you know that March is National Nutrition Month? As we all know, bones are the skeletal structures of our body. They connect the various body parts by means of joints. However due to excess Read More >


Recognizing The Early Signs of Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis is a condition characterized by brittle bones that fracture or break easily. It is often referred to as a “Silent Disease” because it usually develops insidiously over the years without Read More >

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How To Tell It’s Time For Knee Replacement Surgery

Knee replacement surgery is a major procedure that requires significant thought and consideration. Known to be one of the most common joint replacement procedures, each year over 500,000 people make Read More >