Bill Scott Barnhill , MD

Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

(806) 350-3500

Barnhill Sports Medicine
7000 SW 9th Ave
Amarillo, TX 79106


Dr. Bill Barnhill, a native of the Texas Panhandle grew up in Matador Texas, graduating from Matador High School in 1972. He received All State Football Honors his senior year. He continued his education at Texas Tech University and obtained his undergraduate degree in 1976. He then attended the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School In Dallas. Following his internship and residency at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas he continued his education with internships in Norwich England and a Fellowship in Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine Knee Surgery with J.R. Steadman, M.D., in South Lake Tahoe, CA. Dr. Barnhill returned to the Texas Panhandle in 1986 to begin his private practice in Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. His primary focus is injuries to the knee and shoulder. Dr. Barnhill received his Board Certification in 1989. He was honored to become one of the US ski team physicians in 1988 and he continues to travel with the team to competitions all over the world on a yearly basis. He also is the team physician for numerous high school and college football teams including WTAMU and Eastern New Mexico. His interest in sports medicine has led Dr. Barnhill to conduct research on football cleat design and football field surfaces comparing natural grass to Fieldturf. These studies have been published in The American Journal of Sports Medicine. Dr. Barnhill is a member of the AANA and AOSSM. In his spare time Dr. Barnhill is an avid skier and enjoys playing golf, traveling and spending time with his wife Christina and their children.

Gender: Male

Years in Practice: 41 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Medical School

Graduation Date: in 1980

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Northwest Texas Surgery Center
  • BSA Hospital
  • Quail Creek Surgical Hospital

Specialties: Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS TX BlueChoice
  • BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
  • Blue Essentials HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • FirstCare PPO
  • FirstCare Select
  • Humana Choice POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana National POS
  • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Navigate HMO
  • UHC Navigate POS
  • UHC Options PPO

Barnhill's Office Information

Fax: (806) 635-9309
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:

Mon8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Tue8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Thu8:00 AM-4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM-11:30 AM

Doctor Barnhill's Other Office Information

Physicians Surgical Hospital Quail Crk
6819 Plum Creek Dr
Amarillo, TX 79124
(806) 354-6100

Fax:(806) 635-2038
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon12:00 PM-12:00 AM
Tue12:00 PM-12:00 AM
Wed12:00 PM-12:00 AM
Thu12:00 PM-12:00 AM
Fri12:00 PM-12:00 AM
Sat8:00 AM-11:45 PM
Sun8:00 AM-11:45 PM