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
- George Washington University, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
- Harvard University, Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction and Arthroplasty
- Medical School - University of Illinois, Chicago, Doctor of Medicine
- American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
- American Medical Association
- Arizona Medical Association
Awards and publications
- Isolated acetabular revision with use of the Harris-Galante Cementless Component. Study with intermediate-term follow-up. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2004 Aug;86-A(8):1690-7.
- Primary total hip arthroplasty with a proximally porous-coated femoral stem. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2004 Jun;86-A(6):1254-61.
- Profilin Anti-sense RNA Transfection of MG-63 Cells Promotes Parathyroid Hormone-Induced 1,4,5-IP3 and Intracellular Calcium Increases. Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, Vol 10, page S172, August 1995.
The Dungy Orthopedic Center
2121 W Chandler Blvd, Ste 110
Chandler, AZ 85224