Dr. Danton Dungy, MD
Dr. Dungy is a fellowship-trained board- certified orthopedic surgeon with a sub-specialization in adult joint replacement. He has been practicing for more than 15 years and is the founder of the Dungy Orthopedic Center. A member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, Dr. Dungy is both a fellow and a spokesperson for the American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons. Currently, he is the medical director of the Total Joint Replacement program at Chandler Regional Medical Center and frequently educates medical professionals regarding robotic surgical technology, post-operative pain management, advanced wound closure techniques and health care policies. He received his bachelor of science degree in microbiology from the University of Maryland and earned his medical degree from the University of Illinois. Dr. Dungy completed his general surgical internship and orthopedic residency at George Washington University in Washington D.C. Additionally, he completed his fellowship at Harvard University’s Combined Orthopaedic Residency program at Massachusetts General Hospital. When away from direct patient care, Dr. Dungy exercises his creative side by painting, creating music, and tinkering with cars. He enjoys spending time with his family- traveling, biking, cooking.
- Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
- Arizona Foundation for Medical Care
- Orthopedic Surgeon
- Chandler Regional Hospital
- Scottsdale Healthcare Shea
- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Education and training
- Medical School - University of Illinois, Chicago, Doctor of Medicine
- George Washington University, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
- Harvard University, Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction and Arthroplasty
- American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- American Medical Association
- Arizona Medical Association
- American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
Awards and publications
- Physician of the Month, Chandler Regional Medical Center, 2010, 2011, 2012.
- Active Robotic for Total Hip Arthroplasty. The American Journal of Orthopedics. 2016 May/June, 256-259.
- Recurrent Varus Angulation After High Tibial Osteotomy: An Anatomic Analysis. Performed a biomechanical study on cadaver knees to re-examine the concept of unloading the medial compartment with valgus high tibial osteotomies. Presented at the 2001 AAHKS and 2002 AAOS annual meetings. Clinical Orthropaedics and Related Research Num. 420, pages 205-212, March 2004.
The Dungy Orthopedic Center
2121 W Chandler Blvd, Ste 110
Chandler, AZ 85224