Dr. Timothy Earle Foster MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Timothy Foster is an orthopedic surgeon in Newton, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Boston Medical Center and Newton-Wellesley Hospital. He received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. He is one of 15 doctors at Boston Medical Center and one of 60 at Newton-Wellesley Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Hospital Affiliation

Boston Medical Center

Newton-Wellesley Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Boston University Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1986

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Residency, General Surgery, 1987–1991

Boston University School of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

MA State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Publications & Presentations

Does Double-Row Rotator Cuff Repair Improve Functional Outcome of Patients Compared With Single-Row Technique? A Systematic Review.
Dehaan, A.M., Axelrad, T.W., Kaye, E., Silvestri, L., Puskus, B., Foster, T.E.

Intrathoracic migration of large-fragment screws after failed shoulder arthrodesis: a case report.
Ryan, S.P., Puskas, B.L., Ebright, M.I., Foster, T.E.

Does the graft source really matter in the outcome of patients undergoing anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction? An evaluation of autograft versus allograft reconstruction results: a systematic review.
Foster, T.E., Wolfe, B.L., Ryan, S., Silvestri, L., Kaye, E.K.

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