Kurt Hirshorn, MD, MPH

Orthopaedic Surgeon and Adult Reconstruction

Dr. Kurt HirshornKurt Hirshorn, MD, MPH went to medical school and public health school at USF College of Medicine in Tampa, Florida. He completed his Orthopaedic training at Atlanta Medical Center. Dr. Hirshorn also completed additional specialty fellowship training in minimally-invasive hip and knee replacement surgery at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.

Dr. Kurt Hirshorn has worked with the leaders in the field of joint replacement surgery and minimally-invasive surgery. He has also worked as an assistant team physician for the Atlanta Falcons and Thrashers.

Dr. Kurt Hirshorn grew up in Tampa, Florida.

All Florida Orthopaedic

University of Florida

USF Health

Hospital Privileges

  • Bayfront Medical Center
  • St. Anthony’s Hospital
  • Northside Hospital
  • Edward White Hospital
  • St. Petersburg General Hospital
  • Palms of Pasadena Hospital
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital, Tampa


August 2011- Present: All Florida Orthopaedic Associates, St. Petersburg, FL
Phone: (727) 527-5272, (813) 769-6698


  • Bachelors Science, University of Florida, 1997
  • Masters Public Health, University of South Florida 2001
  • MD, University of South Florida, 2005
  • Orthopaedic Resident, Atlanta Medical Center. Graduation June 2010
    Chairman: Steven Kane MD
  • Fellowship in Adult Reconstruction. Midwest Orthopaedics/ RUSH, Chicago, July 2011
    Chairman: Joshua Jacobs MD
    Program director: Craig Della Valle MD

Midwest Orthopaedics


  • Pseudotumor formation in two well positioned hip resurfacing patients. Kurt Hirshorn, Joshua Jacobs, Robert Barrack. Presentation, RUSH Thesis day, 2011. Journal of Arthroplasty, 2011
  • Management of massive proximal femorql bone loss. Kurt Hirshorn, Trevor Murray, Wayne Paprosky. Lecture, Current Concepts of Joint Replacement Annual Meeting. Las Vegas 2011
  • Negative Pressure Wound Therapy with Reticulated Open Cell Foam-Adjunctive Treatment in the Management of Traumatic Wounds of the Lag: A Review of the Literature Daniel Schlatterer DO MS, Kurt Hirshorn MD MPH. J Orthop Trauma 2008;22:S152-S160
  • MRI-Documented Chondral Injuries about the Knee of College Football Players.
    3 Year NFL Combine Data.
    Kurt Hirshorn MD, Scott Gillogly MD
    Podium presentation Arthroscopy association of America National meeting 2009 San Diego/AAOS 2009 national meeting/Annual ICRS meeting 2009
    Journal of Arthroscopy and Related Sciences 2010
  • DBM, Fact or Fiction? Kurt Hirshorn, Tim Ganey, Bruce Ziran. Jot 2010
  • A shoulder health survey: Correlating behaviors and co morbidities with shoulder problem Steven Kane, M.D., Kurt Hirshorn M.D. M.P.H., Sean Conus, M.S., Youngju Pak, Ph.D., Jonathan Vigdorchik, M.D., J. Douglas Haltom, M.D J Sports Health 2010, Presentation Southern Orthopaedic Society 2009
  • A Histological Analysis of the Bone-Screw Interface of Locking and Non-locking Screws. An in vivo comparison of retrieved tibial and femoral plate constructs. Do locking screws lose bone-screw apposition at the expense of locking to the plate? Podium Presentation Florida Orthopaedic Society, May 2008 ,Poster ORS/AAOS National Meeting New Orleans 2010
  • Open fractures requiring local or free muscle flaps for soft tissue coverage. Prospective analysis of a new protocol; Integra, split thickness skin grafting, and negative pressure wound therapy. Podium Presentation Georgia Orthopaedic Society/ King Day. Oct 2007. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 2009


  • Current Trends and Controversy in DVT Prophylaxis. Bayfront medical center. Grand Rounds. 1/20/2012
  • Hip Dysplasia State of Art Treatment. St Petersburg General Hospital. Grand Rounds. 11/12/2011
  • Hip Arthroplasty. History, Trends, and Fads. BayFront Medical Center. Grand Rounds. 9/10/2011


  • American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Pinellas County Medical Association
  • Florida Orthopaedic Society
  • International Cartilage Repair Society

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