North Hawaii Community Hospital’s Orthopedic Clinic provides comprehensive general orthopedic services for patients around Hawaii Island. 

Our board-certified, fellowship-trained physicians, Dr. Hiller and Dr. Bellatti, specializes in orthopedic surgery, diagnosis and treatment of diseases, and injuries of the bones, muscles, tendons, nerves and ligaments.



  • arthroscopy
  • hand and microvascular surgery
  • foot and ankle surgery
  • sports medicine
  • fracture care
  • ligament injuries
  • hip and knee surgery
  • joint replacement
  • shoulder and elbow disorders
  • children’s fractures
  • arthritis care and treatment
  • carpal tunnel syndrome



We treat patients from all walks of life, from recreational and elite athletes to those who share our passion for active living.

We understand how frustrating it can be when joint pain or injury interrupts your daily life.  That’s why we listen to you and thoroughly assess your orthopedic needs.  We’ll take time to understand the activities you want to get back to and discuss potential treatment options.

Our clinic offers a friendly environment with a courteous staff who work together to provide you with exceptional care and return you to your normal activities as soon as medically possible.




John Bellatti, M.D.

Specializing in arthritis of the hip and knee and minimally-invasive surgery.

Dr. Bellatti is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon offering comprehensive services to patients of all ages across the entire spectrum of orthopedic injuries and diseases. For 20 years, Dr. Bellatti practiced general orthopedics in his private practice located in Kealakekua on Hawaii Island. Before joining NHCH in 2013, Dr. Bellatti treated orthopedic trauma patients at several sites on the mainland, including at Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett, WA, as an Orthopedic Hospitalist.


Dr. Bellatti graduated from Washington University Medical School in St. Louis with election into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He completed orthopedic surgery training at the University of Hawaii Integrated Orthopaedic Residency and had special training in trauma at the Harborview Medical Center in Seattle, as well as pediatric orthopedics, spinal cord injury and arthritis surgery training at Rancho Los Amigos Hospital in Downey, CA.




Orthopedic Clinic is located in North Hawaii Community Hospital's
Lucy Henriques Medical Center 
67-1123 Mamalahoa Hwy., Suite 124 
Kamuela, HI 96743



Monday through Friday        8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.



Phone: 808.881.4638
Fax: 808.881.4632