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70 Hip Surgeons and Specialists to Know

Written by  Laura Dyrda Thomas Sampson, MD (Post Street Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine, San Francsico). Dr. Sampson is the medical director of the Total Joint Center of Saint Francis Memorial Hospital, senior partner with Post Street Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine and medical director of hip arthroscopy at the Post Street Surgery Center. He is also […]

Arthroscopic Surgery for Hip Impingement: It Works for Me

By: Dean K. Matsuda, MD In 2003, a colleague asked if I would perform arthroscopic hip surgery on his collegiate athlete daughter. Aware of the inherent technical difficulties in hip arthroscopy, I recommended that he seek the advice of a specialist. Fortunately, my colleague found Thomas G. Sampson, MD, who diagnosed a condition that I had never previously […]

Past ISHA President, Thomas G. Sampson M.D.

Dr. Sampson was a founding member, and the third president of ISHA who is among those involved in the earliest development of hip arthroscopy. He, along with his associate James M. Glick MD developed the lateral approach to hip arthroscopy, devices for hip distraction, and some of the earliest instrumentation, portals and procedures used for […]

Are You a Candidate for Hip Arthroscopy?

Dr. Sampson is an internationally-recognized expert in hip arthroscopy and the Past President of the International Society for Hip Arthroscopy (2011-2012). He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is credited with significant advances in arthroscopic surgery, including development of the “lateral approach” to hip arthroscopy in 1984, pioneering arthroscopic surgical […]

Post Street Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Post Street Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine’s team of orthopaedic, podiatric, and sports-medicine physicans provides care for a wide range of injuries and conditions of the muscles, joints, nerves, and bones—from sports-related conditions to workplace injuries. WE PROUDLY OFFER PATIENTS: ​The highest quality of comprehensive care State-of-the-art technology & equipment Electronic medical records Comfortable modern surroundings […]