Board Certified – Orthopaedic Surgery
(American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery)
Thomas G. Sampson M.D.
Dr. Thomas G. Sampson trained in orthopaedic surgery at the University of California, San Francisco, where he currently serves as an orthopaedic consultant and surgeon at the Veterans Administration Hospital at Fort Miley, San Francisco. He has been in private practice in San Francisco since 1982, and is recognized nationally and internationally as a pioneer and expert in hip preservation and hip arthroscopy. He developed with his associate James M. Glick numerous advancements in the field, most notably the Lateral Approach, Arthroscopic Surgery for FAI, the Use of Extensive Capsulotomy for ideal surgery, and Repair of the FAACD Lesion. He has published numerous peer-reviewed articles, has written numerous chapters for surgical texts and has lectured nationally and internationally as an invited speaker. Dr. Sampson is a active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA), the Western Orthopaedic Association (WOA), and the California Orthopaedic Association (COA), the Leroy C. Abbott Orthropaedic Society, the Wilson-Bost Interurban Society, International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine (ISAKOS) and as a founding member and past president of the International Society of Hip Arthroscopy (ISHA)