Thomas R. Hunt III, M.D., D.Sc.

Professor and Chair
Baylor College of Medicine

Thomas R. Hunt III, M.D., D.Sc. Photo

Position

Professor and Chair
Joseph Barnhart Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX US

Addresses

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center (Mailing)
7200 Cambridge Street
Suite 10A
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 986-6016
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Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center (Clinic)
7200 Cambridge Street
Suite 10A
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 986-6016
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Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center (Work)
7200 Cambridge Street
Suite 10A
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 986-6016
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Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center (Office)
7200 Cambridge Street
Suite 10A
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 986-6016
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Certifications

  • Subspecialty Certificate in Surgery of the Hand American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Orthopaedic Surgery Board Certification American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

  • TPI Certification Titleist Performance Institute

Education

  • MD from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    05/1986 - Nashville, Tennessee United States
  • Internship at Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    06/1987 - Nashville, Tennessee United States

    Surgery

  • Residency at University of Kansas Medical Center
    06/1992 - Kansas City, Kansas United States

    Orthopaedic Surgery

  • Fellowship at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
    06/1993 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States

    Hand, Upper Extremity, and Microsurgery

  • DSc from University of Alabama, Birmingham School of Health Professions
    05/2014 - Birmingham, Alabama United States

    Health Services Administration

  • BS from Stanford University
    06/1982 - Palo Alto, California United States

    Biological Sciences

  • Fellowship at University of Kansas Medical Center
    06/1988 - Kansas City, Kansas

    Orthopedic Surgery Research / Osteoinduction

Language

  • English

Gender

  • Male

Professional Statement

Myself and my team 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.

Professional Interests

  • Hand, wrist, forearm & elbow disorders

  • Hand and wrist injuries in athletes & performing artists

  • Arthritic deformities involving the hand and wrist

  • Nerve injuries & compression neuropathies /upper extremity

  • Ligament injuries involving the hand, wrist, and forearm

  • Complex disorders related to the hand, wrist, and forearm

Professional Specialties

  • Surgery of the Hand, Wrist, Forearm, and Elbow

  • Sports Injuries of the Hand, Wrist, and Forearm