Kurtis R. Hort, MD

Kurtis R. Hort, MD

Dr. Kurtis Hort is a board certified, and fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon specializing in complex procedures of the foot and ankle. Received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA. Dr. Hort completed a residency at the University of Florida Health Science Center in Jacksonville, FL, prior to his fellowship in Lower Extremity Reconstruction and Complex Foot and Ankle Surgery at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL.

Dr. Hort is a Diplomat of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, a member of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, the Duval County and St. Johns County medical societies and many more prestigious organizations. Research and teaching has always been a component of his practice has he has published many articles and lectured extensively both in the United States and abroad.


Doctor of Medicine

Temple University School of Medicine

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania)

Bachelor of Science

Dickinson College

(Carlisle, Pennsylvania)

Curriculum Vitae


  • Fellowship – Surgical Reconstruction of the Foot and Ankle, Mayo Clinic – Jacksonville
  • Residency – Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Florida Health Science Center at Jacksonville


  • Board Certification – American Board of Ortopaedic Surgeons – July 2003
  • Medical Doctors License – State of Florida

The Hort Team

  • Brian Emerson, NP

    Brian Emerson, NP