Areas of Interest
Treatment of the Hand and Upper Extremity, Fractures, Rotator Cuff Injuries, Arthritis, Dislocations, Tendinitis, Nerve Compression Conditions, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Dr. Hiatt is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon with extensive expertise of the hand and upper extremities. He specializes in treating fractures, rotator cuff injuries, arthritis, dislocations, tendinitis, and nerve compression conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome. Dr. Hiatt's goal is to maximize nonoperative treatment options and utilize operative treatments only when necessary.
Dr. Hiatt joined Kansas City Bone and Joint Clinic in August 2017. While studying civil engineering and playing collegiate baseball, he developed a unique appreciation for the musculoskeletal system, leading him into the field of orthopedics. He is board-certified with the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.
His clinical practice focuses on comprehensive treatment of the hand and upper extremity. Conditions that he treats include fractures, rotator cuff injuries, arthritis, dislocations, tendonitis, sports-related injuries and nerve compression issues such as carpal tunnel syndrome. His goal is always to maximize non-operative treatment modalities and discuss surgical options when necessary. He encourages patients to make informed decisions about their own health by asking questions and engaging in dialogue with them. He is dedicated to improving the well-being of his patients by providing high quality medical care.
Prior to joining the KCBJ office, he completed a hand and upper extremity fellowship at the University at Buffalo-State University of New York. He is an active member in American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH), American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Mid-America Orthopaedics Association, Missouri State Orthopaedics Association, and Kansas City Medical Society.
He completed his undergraduate degree at University of Missouri – Rolla. During that time, he enjoyed pitching for the baseball team. Dr. Hiatt completed his medical degree and orthopedic surgery residency program at University of Missouri Kansas City School of Medicine.
Dr. Hiatt accepts all major insurances. For more information, please visit our Insurance page.
Fellowship: Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Residency: University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Internship: University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Medical School: University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Certifications & Organizations
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Society for Surgery of the Hand
Mid-America Orthopaedic Association
Missouri State Orthopaedic Association
Kansas City Medical Society