AboutDr. Thomas Perkins, DO is a Doctor primarily located in Auburn Hills, MI. He has 21 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopedics Reconstructive Surgery, Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. Dr. Perkins is affiliated with Beaumont Hospital - Troy, McLaren - Oakland and Crittenton Hospital Medical Center. He speaks English.
Dr. Thomas Perkins has the following 3 specialties
- Orthopedics Reconstructive Surgery
Orthopedic reconstructive surgeons deal with injuries and deformities of your bones and muscles. If you ever need a hip, knee or shoulder replacement — whether due to a sports injury or aging — an orthopedic surgeon will consult with you and answer any questions you have before scheduling an operation. After surgery, you’ll have a few checkups to ensure everything heals properly.
In addition to shoulders, hips and knees, they deal with injuries everywhere from your ankles and feet to your elbows and hands — and even your spine. They also help treat birth defects related to bones and muscles as well as degenerative conditions like osteoporosis and muscular dystrophy.
- Orthopedic Surgery
An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.
In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.
- Sports Medicine
A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.
Patients' Choice Award
(2014, 2015, 2016)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
Dr. Perkins is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
3601 W 13 Mile Rd
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Providence Park Hospital Novi
Institute for Athletic Medicine
St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
44405 Woodward Ave
Pontiac, MI 48341
Port Huron Hospital
1221 Pine Grove Ave
Port Huron, MI 48060
Ambulatory Surgery Center,Macomb Township
JVHL-Pontiac Osteopathic Medical Center-Hospital L
Pontiac Osteopathic Hospital
JVHL-Mt. Clemens Regional Medical Center-Hospital
Beaumont Hospital, Grosse Pointe
468 Cadieux Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
Macomb Township (3 Years
Ambulatory Surgery Center
Troy (5 Years
Poh Regional Medical Center
21 Years Experience
Michigan State University College Of Human Medicine
Graduated in 1995
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