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Guyton, James L., M.D.

Guyton, James L., M.D.

Joined Staff: July, 1991
College: University of Mississippi
Med School: Harvard Medical School, 1985
Residency: University of Iowa, 1990
Fellowship: Total Joint Fellowship, 1991 Rush Presbyterian, St. Luke’s Hosp., Chicago
Board of Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
University Appointment: Assistant Professor, UT-Campbell Clinic, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Professional Societies:

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Association
  • The Society for Arthritic Joint Surgery
  • Southern Medical Association
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

Areas of Specialty:

Adult Reconstruction including:

  • Anterior Hip Replacement
  • Posterior Hip Replacement
  • Partial Knee replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Young Adult Hip Preservation Surgery (treatment of hip dysplasia)

With more than 20 years of experience performing anterior hip surgery in the settings of hip preservation and pelvic trauma, Dr. Guyton has added direct anterior hip replacement to his skill set. For patients who are appropriate candidates (those with appropriate body type) direct anterior hip replacement can offer a rapid recovery and return to function.