Andrew Hurst, M.D.

3816 N. University Dr., Nacogdoches, Texas


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Dr. Andrew Hurst is board-certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. Born and raised in Nacogdoches, Texas, Dr. Hurst is proud to serve the community he loves. After graduating from Nacogdoches High School, he attended Baylor University where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. Following Baylor, he completed medical school at the University of Texas in Galveston, where he met his wife, Kristen. He then finished a residency in Orthopedic Surgery at The Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center.

After spending a few years working out of the state, Dr. Hurst and his wife decided to come back to East Texas, where he began his orthopedic practice. In 2021, he began a partnership with Azalea Orthopedics. Additionally in 2021, 2022 and 2023, he has been recognized by Texas Monthly Magazine as a Rising Star.

Dr. Hurst is proud to offer the latest techniques and medical advancements for his patients. Specializing in complex knee and shoulder injuries, Dr. Hurst is experienced in treating both athletes and non-athletes alike. “In many cases, conservative treatment is the best option. I pride myself on providing my patients with as many options and as much information as possible. Then together, we can design the best plan for an optimal recovery.”

Hip, Knee, Shoulder, Elbow, Athletic Injuries

American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons (ABOS)  July 2016 – Current


North American Hip & Knee Society Annual Meeting

Camelback Inn Conference Center; with Cadaver Lab

Scottsdale, Arizona



Total and Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty Course

Methodist MEITE Lab and Conference Center

Houston, Texas



Arthroscopy Association of North America Basic Course for Residents

Orthopedic Learning Center

Rosemont, Illinois



Synthes AO Basic Fracture Course for Residents

Arizona Convention Center

Phoenix, Arizona



Sports Medicine Knee Cadaver Lab

Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation

Saint Anthony’s Bone and Joint Hospital

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma



OTA Comprehensive Fracture Course for Residents

Sofitel Chicago O’Hare Hotel Conference Rooms

Chicago, Illinois

3/26/09 -3/28/09


Orthopedic Surgery Residency, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
July 2008 – June 2013

M.D., University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, Texas
August 2004 – May 2008

B.A., Baylor University
Waco, Texas
August 1999 – December 2003


Medical School

Junior Nominee: The John P. McGovern, M.D., Chapter of the Gold Humanism Honor Society

Nominated by peer vote as a medical student that advocates the role of humanism in the practice of medicine and care of patients.



Dean’s List; December 1999, December 2000, May 2001, December 2001, May 2002, December 2002, May 2003, December 2003

For accomplishment of semester grade point average of 3.8 or above.

Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
Summa Cum Laude

Quality Improvement: Supracondylar Humerus Protocol

Preceptor: J Andrew Sullivan, M.D., TR Lewis, M.D., Department of Orthopedics

March 2013 – June 2013


Technique Article: A Novel Technique for Measuring Volume of Bone Graft Material Needed

Preceptor: Jeremy White, M.D., Department of Orthopedics

February 2012 – July 2012


Investigation: Supracondylar Humerus Fracture Documentation

Preceptor: J Andrew Sullivan, M.D., Department of Orthopedics

December 2010 – June 2011


Case Report: Bilateral Gluteal Compartment Syndrome

Preceptor: Zachary Roberts, M.D., Department of Orthopedics

Spring 2010


Investigation: What Has Been Learned After 300 MIS-TKR Guested by EM-CAS

3816 N. University Dr.
Nacogdoches, Texas