Profile Photo of Dr. John H. Walker, MD

Dr. John H. Walker, MD http://d1ffafozi03i4l.cloudfront.net/img/prov/X/Y/T/XYTKY_w120h160.jpg Get a Free Background Report on Dr. John H. Walker, MD. Malpractice, medical malpractice, sanctions, misconduct, credentials, and penalty or negligence information.

Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 57

22423 US Highway 72 Ste A
Athens, AL 35613
OverviewExperienceHospital QualityPatient SatisfactionAppointments & Offices
Healthgrades

10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

Whether you need a primary care doctor or a specialist, these 10 steps will ensure you find the right doctor for you. View Slideshow

Dr. Walker's Experience

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
1
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendon Repair
More
  • Tendon Transfer
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
Less
2
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
More
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Trigger Finger
  • Work-Related Injuries
  • Wrist Disorders
Less
3

Background Check for Dr. Walker

Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
4

Awards & Recognitions

5

Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Alabama School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1984

Internship Hospital

Vanderbilt University
Complete in 1985

Residency Hospital

University Ala School Med Hospital
Complete in 1991

Fellowship Hospital

University Ala School Med Hospital
Complete in 1992
6

Languages Spoken by Dr. Walker & Staff

  • English

Find the Right Doctor For You.

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
Dr. Philip G. Coogan, MD
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
93.25 miles away
Dr. Keith C. Douglas, MD
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
95.12 miles away
Dr. Douglas Weikert, MD
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
80.44 miles away
Dr. David S. Martin, MD
Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
78.8 miles away
Dr. Thomas T. Dovan, MD
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
81.13 miles away
Dr. Dave A. Alexander, MD
Orthopedic Surgery
78.8 miles away
Dr. Kyle S. Joyner, MD
Orthopedic Surgery
79.58 miles away
Dr. Joseph M. Sherrill, MD
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
92.04 miles away
Dr. Jane M. Siegel, MD
Orthopedic Hand Surgery
95.12 miles away
Dr. Paul F. Sauer, MD
Plastic Surgery of the Hand
88.39 miles away
The VideoCalloutContainer had no content.

© Copyright 2015 Healthgrades Operating Company, Inc. Patent US Nos. 7,752,060 and 8,719,052. All Rights Reserved. 
Third Party materials included herein protected under copyright law.

Use of this website and any information contained herein is governed by the Healthgrades User Agreement.