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Orthopedic Surgery of Foot and Ankle

Dr. Brian Thomson specializes in orthopedic surgery of the foot and ankle. Dr. Thomson graduated from the University of Kentucky, University of Kentucky School of Medicine and then completed his orthopedic surgery residency at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He then completed a Fellowship in Foot and Ankle Reconstruction at Washington University School of Medicine’s Barnes and Jewish Hospital in St. Louis in 2006. Before joining Elite Sports Medicine + Orthopedics, Dr. Thomson spent 10 years treating patients at Vanderbilt Medical Center’s Orthopaedic Institute. He was an assistant professor at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and the Director of the Foot and Ankle Center at Vanderbilt Medical Center. He remains a Foot and Ankle Consultant to Vanderbilt Athletics.

Dr. Thomson’s specialties include:

  • Orthopedic Injuries of the Foot and Ankle
  • Sports Medicine injuries of the Foot and Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle
  • Heel Pain
  • Joint Replacement of the Ankle
  • Fractures
  • Tendon Disorders
  • Deformities of the Foot and Ankle
  • Post-Traumatic reconstruction of the Foot and Ankle
  • Ankle Instability or Pain
  • Avascular Necrosis and Osteochondral Defects of the Talus
  • Bunions
  • Neuromas
  • Hammertoes and Clawtoes
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