Dr. Thomas C Shives MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Thomas Shives is an orthopedic surgeon in Rochester, Minnesota. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mayo Clinic and Mayo Clinic - Saint Marys Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and has been in practice for 40 years. He is one of 57 doctors at Mayo Clinic and one of 8 at Mayo Clinic - Saint Marys Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Mayo Clinic - Saint Marys Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1975 - 1978

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Internship, Transitional Year, 1974 - 1975

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Class of 1974

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

ME State Medical License
Active through 2013

ND State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Prosthetic Fitting After Rotationplasty of the Knee.
So, N. F.,Andrews, K. L.,Anderson, K.,Gozola, M. A.,Shives, T. C.,Rose, P. S.,Shaughnessy, W. J.,Sim, F. H.

Noninvasive Arterial Studies Including Transcutaneous Oxygen Pressure Measurements with the Limbs Elevated or Dependent to Predict Healing After Partial Foot Amputation.
Andrews, K. L.,Dib, M. Y.,Shives, T. C.,Hoskin, T. L.,Liedl, D. A.,Boon, A. J.

Reconstruction of the proximal humerus for bone neoplasm using an anatomic prosthesis-bone graft composite.
Hartigan, D. E., Veillette, C. J., Sanchez-Sotelo, J., Sperling, J. W., Shives, T. C., Cofield, R. H.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • First Health PPO
  • HealthLink PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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