Dr. Thomas Ward Throckmorton MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Thomas Throckmorton is an orthopedic surgeon in Germantown, Tennessee. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Memphis Veterans Affairs Medical Center and The University of Tennessee Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine and has been in practice for 6 years. He is one of 46 doctors at Memphis Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 87 at The University of Tennessee Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

Are you Dr. Thomas Throckmorton? Claim your profile to make edits or add details. Claim/Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

The University of Tennessee Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Memphis Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Vanderbilt University
Residency, General Surgery, 2002 - 2003

Vanderbilt University
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2003 - 2007

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Fellowship, Adult Reconstructive Orthopedics, 2007 - 2008

University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

MS State Medical License
Active through 2013

TN State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Publications & Presentations

Radial nerve palsy after humeral revision in total elbow arthroplasty.
Throckmorton, T.W., Zarkadas, P.C., Sanchez-Sotelo, J., Morrey, B.F.

Position and duration of immobilization after primary anterior shoulder dislocation: a systematic review and meta-analysis of the literature.
Paterson, W.H., Throckmorton, T.W., Koester, M., Azar, F.M., Kuhn, J.E.

Radiographic stability of ingrowth humeral stems in total shoulder arthroplasty.
Throckmorton, T.W., Zarkadas, P.C., Sperling, J.W., Cofield, R.H.

See all 13 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Carelink Health Plans PPO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
Find More Doctors
Doctor Finder

Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Browse Doctors by

Specialty

Location

Search all Doctors

Profiles by Doximity

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.