Quality orthopedic care delivered in a compassionate and convenient manner


    Whether you have been injured, had surgery or have other degenerative orthopedic issues, Alabama Bone and Joint wants to help you through all phases of care and recovery. Our goal is to have you return to your previous active lifestyle.

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  • Taking care of all your orthopedic needs

    The physicians and staff at Alabama Bone and Joint provide high quality personalized orthopedic care for a wide variety of injuries and conditions.

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Our services

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  • Osteoporosis/Bone Health Clinic

    Alabama Bone and Joint Clinic’s Bone Health Clinic serves to address the issue of Osteoporosis with patients by providing evaluation and education for the primary and secondary prevention of osteoporosis. Our physicians work with patients to develop treatment plans to reduce the fracture risk, speed up healing, prevent subsequent fractures and break the fragility cycle.

  • Adult and Pediatric Care

    Alabama Bone and Joint specializes in orthopedic care for all ages. Our physicians and staff are well experienced in the care of injuries, orthopedic deformities, and degenerative orthopedic disease processes. We have on-site digital imaging and strong relationships with other specialty care providers to provide diagnostic tools and treatment plans for those of all ages.

  • Platelet Rich Plasma

    Now available at Alabama Bone and Joint Clinic – Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) can help stimulate healing of damaged tissue including arthritis, joints, tendons, muscles, and ligaments using the patient’s natural healing potential.

Qualified doctors

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Andrew Woodall, PA-C
Orthopedic Physician Assistant

Andrew Woodall PA-C is a certified Physician Assistant with over 7 years of orthopedic experience working at Alabama Bone and Joint Clinic.  Andrew is a native Alabamian who received his Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of South Alabama in...

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Lloyd Johnson, M.D.

Dr. Lloyd Johnson graduated from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1997. Dr. Johnson then completed his internship at...

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S. Evan Carstensen, M.D.
Orthopedic Specialist

Dr. S. Evan Carstensen is a board-certified, fellowship-trained orthopaedic shoulder, knee, hip, and sports medicine specialist. Dr. Carstensen specializes in helping patients regain mobility and return to the activities that they love. He manages injuries both nonoperatively and operatively by specifically utilizing evidence-based medicine...

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Daryl Dykes, M.D.
Orthopedic Specialist

Dr. Daryl Dykes completed his general surgical internship in San Francisco, California, and orthopedic specialty training in Tacoma and Seattle...

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Loy Vaughan, M.D.
Orthopedic Specialist

Dr. Loy Vaughan is a board-eligible orthopedic surgeon. A native of North Shelby County, he received his undergraduate degree from the University of Alabama and his medical degree from UAB School of Medicine. After medical school, he completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Ochsner...

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Winston Capel, M.D.

Dr. Winston Capel is a board-certified neurosurgeon and fellowship trained in Spine Surgery. His practice is focused on spinal disorders. He graduated from The Chicago Medical School, completed a residency in neurosurgery at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and a fellowship in orthopedic...

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    What our patients have to say

    We are reliable & trusted
    • I just wanted to say thank you, Dr. Dykes has performed two surgeries on my husband for a shattered elbow, one to put a plate in and fix it, and one to remove the plate. The care that this doctor has for his patients is wonderful. You can tell that he really loves what he does and cares about his patients. Both he and Justin have been so kind and patient throughout the recovery and healing of Jimmy’s arm. If I ever need a surgical procedure for something like this I know I will be requesting Dr. Dykes!
      Angela and Jimmy J.

    • Wanted to say Dr. Gerhardt did a wonderful job on my surgery January 24th, 2018. I’m 100% better on my right side body, no numbness what so ever.
      Hillary B.

    • Dr. Dykes,

      Thank you so very much for treating my shoulder injury. You and your staff have done an excellent job in restoring me to good health. The re-hab is going well and Gretchen is great to work with. I am glad Dr. Simmons sent me to your clinic.

      Pat O.