Maine Ortho Providers
Sean T. Hanley, MD
Dr. Hanley specializes in complex hip and knee reconstructive surgery as well as sports medicine and shoulder surgery. He is trained and experienced in fracture care, complex shoulder surgery, and general orthopaedics. Dr. Hanley's sports medicine surgical skills have been honed by caring for local elite and recreational athletes for more than 30 years and are enhanced by his time as a physician for the US Olympic Team during the Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta in 1996 and at the Pan American Games in Mar Del Plata, Argentina.
Dr. Hanley was born in Portland and raised in Brunswick and received his undergraduate degree from Bowdoin College. He received his medical training at the Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston and served his orthopaedic residency at the prestigious Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City. He then completed a sports medicine fellowship at the Atlanta Sports Medicine Clinic, where he cared for Division I athletes from Georgia Tech University. Dr. Hanley is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and is a member of the US Olympics Sports Medicine Society, The Maine Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and the Maine Medical Association.
James D. Kuhn, MD
Dr. Kuhn performs minimally invasive joint replacement of the hip and knee as well as partial knee replacement (traveling to Oxford, England to learn the technique from its developers) and arthroscopic sports medicine knee surgery. In addition, he treats many patients with fractures through his coverage of the emergency rooms at the Maine Medical Center, Mercy Hospital, and Stephens Memorial Hospital. He has used his advanced training to help Mainers overcome injury and birth deformities and has also provided charity reconstructive surgery for children with complex limb deformities brought to Portland from Guatemala, Jamaica, and the Congo.
Dr. Kuhn was born in Cambridge, MA and raised near Buffalo, NY. He attended Hamilton College and then the SUNY School of Medicine in Buffalo. He served his internship at the Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore and then his residency at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Dr. Kuhn completed his training with a 1-year fellowship in limb reconstruction at the Maryland Center for Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction in Baltimore under the tutelage of Dr Dror Paley. He is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Maine Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Wayne Piers, DO
An accomplished long distance runner, Wayne takes a special interest in running technique and injury. As a member of the Dirigo Running Club, he has had the opportunity both to treat and compete with Maine elite and recreational runners. He is also experienced in orthopaedic trauma, having trained at the AOTrauma Fellowship Program at Tampa General Hospital in Tampa, Florida.
Born and raised in the Berkshires of Massachusetts, Wayne completed his undergraduate studies at Boston College. He earned his medical degree from the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, then completed his internship and residency at Brighton Medical Center in Portland prior to his Fellowship training in Boston.
Bryce Wolf, MD
Dr. Wolf is a board-eligible specialist in sports medicine and arthroplasty of the knee and shoulder. He is a member of The Arthroscopy Association of North America, The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, and The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Dr. Wolf was born in Tuba City, Arizona, and raised in Manchester, New Hampshire. He received his undergraduate degree from Middlebury College in 2003 and his medical degree from Harvard Medical School in 2008. In 2013 he graduated from The Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program in Boston where he served as Administrative Chief Resident at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. In 2014 he completed a sports medicine fellowship at The Taos Orthopaedic Institute in Taos, New Mexico.