Team Physician

Conditions Covered

  • Arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, knee and elbow
  • Complex open shoulder reconstruction for fracture management, arthroplasty, revisions, or instability
  • Arthroscopic rotator cuff management including repair, revision, graft patch augmentation, superior capsular reconstruction newer techniques
  • Shoulder arthroplasty to include both total and reverse shoulder arthroplasty
  • Sports specific management of shoulder and elbow injuries to throwing athletes such as baseball pitchers
  • Knee both open and arthroscopic management meniscus tears, ligament injuries, cartilage preservation, patella femoral alignment
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THOMAS ALEXANDER, MD

EDUCATION

  • Medical School Medical College of Georgia (Augusta, GA)
  • Residency University of Tennessee: The Campbel I Clinic (Memphis, TN)
  • Fellowship Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas Fellowship in Shoulder Reconstruction and Sports Medicine (Greenville, SC)
  • Board Certification American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Part I

HONORS & AWARDS

  • 2014 in residency received Rocco A Calandruccio Award for Excellence in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Involved in multiple sports coverage activities below over last 5 years from high school to college to professional athletes:
    • Colorado Rockies Baseball Spring Training, 2015
    • Greenville Drive Minor League Professional Baseball Team Coverage, 2014- 2015
    • North Greenville University Football, 2014- 2015
    • South Carolina School of Deaf and Blind Football, 2014 – 2015
    • Chesnee High School Team Physician, 2014-2015
    • Memphis Redbirds Minor League Professional Baseball Team Coverage, 2012-2014
    • Bartlett High School Football Team, 2012-2013
    • Memphis High School Athletic Physicals, 2012-2014
    • Memphis Interscholastic Athletic Association- Medical Safety Education Presentations, 2011
    • Rhodes College Athletic Physicals, 2009-2014
  • Proudest moment of my career so far is getting published as an author for writing a chapter on Orthopaedic Surgical Outcomes for a book published by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.