Timothy Alton, MD
Dr. Timothy Alton is a dual fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon. He completed his first fellowship in fracture surgery at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, WA then completed a second fellowship in adult reconstruction, hip and knee replacement. He trained directly under Dr. William Barrett at Valley Medical Center, mastering the anterior approach for total hip replacement and primary knee replacements. He then traveled the country learning advanced arthroplasty and revision techniques from master surgeons at the Florida Orthopedic Institute in Tampa, FL and the world-renowned Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Dr. Alton specializes in the management of primary and revision hip and knee replacement surgery, infections, and fractures of the upper and lower extremity. He has published in national and international journals, has written multiple book chapters, and presented his research at local, national, and international meetings. Dr. Alton teaches other orthopedic surgeons hip and knee replacement techniques at national courses and has a particular interest in revision surgery. He is also interested in direct anterior total hip replacement surgery and moving joint replacement surgery from the inpatient to outpatient setting. He practices at Proliance Orthopedic Associates in Renton and Covington locations. Outside of medicine, Dr. Alton enjoys spending time with his wife and children. He enjoys football, running, and spending time with his wife and three young daughters.