Joshua N. Tennant

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics

Foot & Ankle


UNC Orthopaedics (Weaver Crossing)
1181 Weaver Dairy Road
Suite 110
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

(919) 962-6637

(919) 966-7956

  • MD: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Residency: UNC Hospitals – Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellowship: Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Special Procedures

  • Bunion and hammertoe correction
  • Total ankle arthroplasty
  • Arthroscopically assisted ankle and hindfoot fusion
  • Deformity correction and limb salvage
  • Open and minimally invasive approaches fracture fixation
  • Arthroscopy, endoscopy, and tendoscopy of the ankle, hindfoot, and forefoot for evaluation and treatment of intra-articular and soft tissue pathology
  • Percutaneous Achilles tendon repair
  • Current approaches to soft tissue problems, including diabetes


  • Healthcare outcomes reporting
  • Cost effectiveness and value analysis
  • Information technology
  • Trauma
  • Ankle and foot arthritis
  • Bunion and hammertoe correction
  • Techniques in arthroscopy and endoscopy

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedics

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