Comprehensive Orthopedics and Sports Medicine – Salt Lake City Central/Sandy & Layton
Orthopedic Surgeon – Foot & Ankle
Dr. Hunter earned his Bachelor of Science degree at Brigham Young University in Provo. He then earned his Medical Degree at the Medical College of Wisconsin. Dr. Hunter served his Orthopedic Residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center in New York. He then completed a prestigious fellowship at the OrthoCarolina in Foot and Ankle Surgery in Charlotte, North Carolina where he operated on NBA, NFL, Nascar and MLB athletes as well as weekend warriors.
Dr. Hunter has made numerous professional research presentations, and he has been published in many peer reviewed medical journals. He is a member of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
While at the University of Rochester Medical Center, Dr. Hunter served as a resident team physician for the Rochester Amerks (AHL), Rochester Rhinos Soccer and local college and high school teams.
In his medical practice, Dr. Hunter has a special interest in:
- Sports injuries to the foot and ankle
- Arthroscopy of the ankle and hindfoot
- Arthritic conditions of the ankle including total ankle arthroplasty
- Complex traumatic injuries of the foot, ankle and hindfoot
- Knee arthritis and total knee arthroplasty
- Bunions and hammer toes
In his leisure time, Dr. Hunter enjoys spending time with his wife and six children, cycling, and any and all team sports. He is fluent in German.