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Alfed Hess

Alfred V. Hess, MD

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
Languages Spoken:
  • English

Alfred Hess, M.D., is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in disorders of the upper extremity. He began his practice with Florida Orthopaedic Institute in March 1995. Prior to that, he was a full-time physician with the University of South Florida.

Dr. Hess is a native of Ohio and a graduate of John Carroll University. He received a Master of Science Degree at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland. He graduated from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine in 1985, and completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Pittsburgh College of Medicine. Dr. Hess then completed a year of fellowship training in hand and microvascular surgery at the University of South Florida.

Dr. Hess is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and also has attained the Certificate of Added Qualification of Hand Surgery. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Hess is on staff at Shriners Children's where he is the director of hand surgery. Dr. Hess is also an active participant in the trauma service at Tampa General Hospital and is on staff at Columbia Brandon Medical Center.

Pediatric Care


More About Me

Board Certifications
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery - General
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Surgery of the Hand
Education and Training

Medical Education
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH

Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

Allegheny Singer Research Institute
Columbus, OH

University of Pittsburg
Pittsburg, PA

Shriners Hospital for Children, Tampa
Tampa, FL

Academic Positions and Locations

University of South Florida Academic Appointment
Affiliate Professor


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