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Orthopedic Surgeon Alan Hinton, MD joins Memorial Medical Group

HintonMemorial Medical Group welcomes Alan Hinton, MD, a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon to its staff. Dr. Hinton joins fellow orthopedic surgeons Drs. Thomas Axelrad, Brett Cascio, Nathan Cohen, Robert Duarte, William Hubbard and Robert Moukarzel with Memorial Medical Group Orthopaedic Specialists.

A native of Lake Charles, Dr. Hinton has a degree in chemical engineering from McNeese State University. He went on to receive his medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. His post-graduate training includes a residency in orthopedic surgery from LSU in New Orleans and a fellowship in sports medicine from the University of Pennsylvania Sports Medicine Center.

Dr. Hinton has been in private practice in Lake Charles since 1995. He specializes in orthopedic procedures, including all surgeries with knees, shoulders, ankles, hands/elbows and fractures. Dr. Alan Hinton also maintains a reputation for being a joint replacement expert, completing thousands of surgeries with an incredible success rate.

Dr. Hinton is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and has a subspecialty certification in orthopedic sports medicine. He is also a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America, Calcasieu Parish Medical Society, Louisiana State Medical Society and Louisiana Orthopedic Association.

Dr. Hinton is accepting new patients at his office located at 230 West Sale Road in Lake Charles. For more information or to schedule an appointment with Dr. Hinton, call 337.477.5252 or go to and