Dr. William Webster Tomford MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. William Tomford is an orthopedic surgeon in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital. He received his medical degree from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 43 years. He is one of 69 doctors at Massachusetts General Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Massachusetts General Hospital
Ranked #4 in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1974 - 1975

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, General Surgery, 1971 - 1973

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Quantitative measures of osteoinductivity of a porous poly(propylene fumarate) bone graft extender.
Lewandrowski, K., Hile, D.D., Thompson, B.J., Wise, D.L., Tomford, W.W., Trantolo, D.J.

Porous poly(propylene fumarate) foam coating of orthotopic cortical bone grafts for improved osteoconduction.
Lewandrowski, K., Bondre, S., Hile, D.D., Thompson, B.J., Wise, D.L., Tomford, W.W., Trantolo, D.J.

Long-term followup of proximal femoral allografts.
Fox, E.J., Hau, M.A., Gebhardt, M.C., Hornicek, F.J., Tomford, W.W., Mankin, H.J.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • WEA Trust Preferred Provider Plan - Trust Pref
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