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Brandon R. Hood, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery

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Dr. Hood is a fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in adult hip replacement and knee replacement. He earned his medical degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine and completed a residency with the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Michigan Hospital System in Ann Arbor, where he was chief resident. He then completed a fellowship in adult reconstruction at the OrthoCarolina Hip and Knee Center in Charlotte, NC. He joined IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians in 2019.

Hood is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and the American Orthopaedic Association Emerging Leaders Program.

Before pursuing his medical degree, Dr. Hood earned a Bachelor of Arts in kinesiology and sports medicine from DePauw University, where he was a four-year varsity letter winner in Track and Field and served as team captain. He later earned a Master of Science in biology from Purdue University.


Insurance plans accepted by this provider are below.

  • Aetna Medicare Advantage
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Anthem Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Anthem Hoosier Care Connect
  • Anthem Hoosier Healthwise
  • Anthem Medicare HMO
  • Anthem Medicare PPO
  • Anthem Pathway Essentials Network
  • Care Source Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Care Source Hoosier Healthwise
  • Community Health Network - Employee Plan
  • CorVel/Corecare - Workers Compensation
Coventry/First Health
Deaconess OneCare
  • Encore Workers Compensation
  • Health Alliance Medicare Advantage
  • Humana Medicare Advantage
  • Indiana Health Network - Workers Compensation
  • Indiana University - Workers Compensation
  • Indiana University Health - Workers Compensation
IU Health Plans
Lutheran Preferred
  • Managed Health Services Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Care Connect
  • Managed Health Services Hoosier Healthwise
  • Managed Health Services Medicare Advantage
  • MDWise Excel Healthy Indiana Plan
  • MDWise Excel Hoosier Healthwise
  • Parkview Health Plan Signature Care PPO
  • Point Comfort - Refugee Medical Assistance Program
  • Point Comfort - Unaccompanied Children Program
Suburban Health Organization
  • The Healthcare Group Encircle
  • The Healthcare Group Encore
  • TriCare Prime
  • TriCare Select
  • United DSNP
  • United HealthCare
  • United HealthCare Hoosier Care Connect
  • United HMO
  • United Medicare Advantage
  • United PPO
  • VA - CCN via United Healthcare

Note: Although this listing was accurate at the time of posting, insurances change regularly, and insurance plans listed may not be accepted at all office locations for this provider. Please confirm with your insurance company that this provider is covered by your plan before your appointment.

Specialties & Details


Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions & Treatments:

Anterior Hip Replacement, Posterior Hip Replacement, Total Knee Replacement, Partial Knee Replacement, Complex Hip Replacement Revision, Complex Knee Replacement Revision, Periprosthetic Infection Management, Periprosthetic Fracture Care, Hip Fracture Care, Femur Fracture Care, Lower Extremity Fracture Care



DePauw University

Masters degree:

Purdue University

School of Medicine:

Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN


University of Michigan Hospitals, Ann Arbor, MI


OrthoCarolina Hip & Knee Center, Charlotte, NC

Hospitals & Affiliations

Hospital Privileges:

IU Health Bedford, IU Health Bloomington, IU Health Methodist/IU Health University, IU Health Morgan, IU Health Paoli

Physician Group:

IU Health Southern Indiana Physicians


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