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Harold K. Dunn, M.D.

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  • English

Clinical Details

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(801) 587-7109 University Orthopaedic Center
590 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
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Bio

Dr. Harold Dunn, Professor, specializes in the care of the adult hip and knee. He trained at the Baylor University College of Medicine, and completed his residency there. Dr. Dunn served for twenty-five years as chairman of the Department of Orthopaedics. Having recently stepped down as chair, he now devotes three days a week to his clinical practice. Dr. Dunn is the first recipient of the Louis S. Peery, MD, Presidential Endowed Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Utah.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Orthopaedics - Professor
Board Certification American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Orthopaedics - Professor
Board Certification American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 587-5400 University Orthopaedic Center
590 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Academic Bio

Professor and Former Chairman

Specialty: Adult Reconstruction

Medical School: Baylor University

Residency: Baylor College of Medicine

Dr. Dunn has two areas of special interest, reconstruction of the adult hip and knee and scoliosis. He trained at the Baylor University College of Medicine, and completed his residency there. Dr. Dunn served for twenty-five years as chairman of the Department of Orthopaedics. Having recently stepped down as chair, he now devotes three days a week to clinical practice and academic interests. His memberships include the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Association, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, the Scoliosis Research Society, and the Western Orthopaedic Association. Dr. Dunn is the first recipient of the Louis S. Peery, M.D., Presidential Endowed Chair in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Utah.

Recent Publications:

Smith JT, Gollogly S, Dunn HK. Simultaneous anterior-posterior approach through a costotransversectomy for the treatment of congenital kyphosis and acquired kyphoscoliotic deformities. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2005; 87(10):2281-2289. [abstract], [full-text] (UofU only).

Dunn HK. Achieving Correct Alignment in Total Knee Arthoplasty. 21st Annual Hip, Knee and Shoulder Symposium. Salt Lake City, Utah. 2005.

Dunn HK. Epoch Hip Stem. 21st Annual Hip, Knee and Shoulder Symposium. Salt Lake City, Utah. 2005.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Residency Baylor College University
Resident
Residency University of New Mexico Hospital
General Surgery
Resident
Internship Baylor College of Medicine
Intern
Professional Medical Baylor College University
M.D.
Undergraduate Texas Christian University
Chemistry
B.A.

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