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Allison M. Hunter, M.D.

Hand & Upper Extremity Surgeon

“I truly value the opportunity to develop personal connections with patients and to help improve their lives. I am interested in every patient’s story, and to learn about their specific needs and goals. With this in mind, we can work together to create an individualized treatment approach that best suits each patient’s unique circumstances.”

Allison Hunter, M.D.
Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Services at Baldwin Bone & Joint
Baldwin Bone & Joint’s hand, elbow and upper extremity care services specializes in the treatment of injuries and conditions from the shoulders to the fingertips.

Meet Dr. Hunter

Dr. Allison Hunter specializes in treating injuries and conditions from the shoulder to the fingertips. Dr. Hunter is fellowship-trained and board-certified in orthopaedic surgery. She specializes in the hand and upper extremities, practicing exclusively in Baldwin County.


B.A., University of Louisville
Louisville, KY, 2011

Medical School

University of Louisville, School of Medicine
Louisville, KY, 2015

Orthopaedic Residency

University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB)
Birmingham, AL, 2020


Hand & Upper Extremity Fellowship
Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center 
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA, 2021

Certificate and Licensure
  • Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon by American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (ABOS)
  • Alabama State Medical License
  • American Association of Hand Surgery
  • American Orthopedic Association
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Mid-America Orthopaedic Association
  • Alabama Orthopaedic Society
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery 
  • In-Office Procedures Now Available

    Dr. Allison Hunter talks about the in-office hand procedures now available at Baldwin Bone & Joint to treat conditions such as carpal tunnel release and trigger finger release, as well as the benefits of local anesthesia.

  • Patient Testimonial

    “The relationship between the therapists and the surgeons in the facility, where the physical and occupational therapies are integrated into the medical business is what made it so much different and so much better.”

    Mr. Kendley, Patient of Dr. Allison M. Hunter
  • Patient Testimonial

    “This is so almost life changing. The little things you have adapted to that you’ve worked around, now you can do.”

    Derek Thomas, Patient of Dr. Allison M. Hunter
  • In-Office Procedures Now Available
  • Patient Testimonial - Mr. Kendley
  • Patient Testimonial - Derek Thomas