Dr. Hatfield graduated in 1994 from Samford University in Birmingham, AL, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and a minor in Chemistry. He then went on to graduate medical school at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences in 1998, and completed his medical experience with residency at University of Mississippi/North Mississippi Medical Center Family Medicine from 1999-2001.
Dr. Hatfield began his career in 2001 as a partner of Physician’s Clinic, along with Dr. Brent Boyett and Dr. Patrick Boyett. During those years, he also worked full-time as an ER physician at Carraway Northwest Medical Center. In 2004, Dr. Hatfield formed his solo family and sports medicine clinic, Hatfield Medical Clinic in Winfield, AL. After 14 years of serving his community with family and sports medicine care in his private practice, Dr. Hatfield decided to make the move to specialize in sports medicine care and joined OrthoSports Athens as a nonsurgical orthopaedics and sports medicine physician.
From 2002 until present, Dr. Hatfield has also been affiliated with Northwest Medical Wound Care Center. He was the Medical Director from 2003 until 2016. Dr. Hatfield has worked with Athens Limestone Wound Management Center since 2015 and has been serving as Medical Director in that facility since that time.
Dr. Hatfield has been married to his wife, Emily, since 1994. They have 2 children, Alexandria and Cade. Alexandria is a senior at the University of Alabama and Cade is a senior at Athens City High School. If not spending time at Smith Lake with his family, Dr. Hatfield spends his free time training in running, cycling, and swimming. He participates in numerous triathlons throughout the year.
- Joint Injections
- Nonoperative Fracture Care
- Osteoporosis Management
- Alabama Osteopathic Medical Association
- American Academy of Family Physicians
- American Osteopathic Association
- Marion County Medical Society
- Medical Association of the State of Alabama
- Ashton Anders