Alexander T. Caughran, MD

Assistant Professor


Clinical Interests

Hospital Privileges


Dr. Caughran specializes in all aspects of hip and knee replacement, including joint revision surgery and the minimally invasive direct anterior approach to hip replacement.

Education & Training

  • Medical School: University of Tennessee Health Science Center (Memphis, Tenn.)
  • Residency: Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine - Orthopaedics (Huntington, W.Va.)
  • Fellowship: Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics - Joint Preservation and Replacement (Baltimore, Md.)

Honors & Memberships

  • Member, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Member, AO Trauma


  • Certified: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Marshall Orthopaedics

An outpatient department of Cabell Huntington Hospital
Marshall University Medical Center
1600 Medical Center Drive
Ground Floor
Huntington, WV 25701
Phone: 304-691-1262
Toll-Free Phone: 877-691-1600

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Marshall Orthopaedics - Teays Valley

300 Corporate Center Drive
1st Floor
Scott Depot, WV 25560
Phone: 304-691-6710

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Adil S, Hooper M, Kocher T, Caughran A, Bullock M. 2021. Conversion of Hip Arthrodesis Using Robotic Arm Technology Arthroplasty Today. 2021 Apr 27;9:40-45.
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Bullock M, Kelley K, Caughran, A, Cheung F, Wallace W, Oliashirazi A. 2021. "An Overview of Knee Replacement" - Marshall Orthopaedics Patient Handout April 2021