Dr. Tom Norris, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 72

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Dr. Norris' Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Hospital Quality

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California Pacific Medical Center - Pacific
2333 Buchanan St
San Francisco, CA 94115

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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San Francisco Shoulder, Elbow & Hand Clinic
San Francisco Office
2351 Clay St Ste 510
San Francisco, CA 94115
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    Dr. Norris' Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Arm Surgery
    • Elbow Arthroscopy
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Excision of Radius or Ulna
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • Fracture Care
    • Joint Drainage
    • Neuroplasty
    • Partial Shoulder Replacement
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Shoulder Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Synovial Biopsy
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Ataxia
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondrocalcinosis
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Gout
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Contracture
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
    • Osteoarthritis
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    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteopenia
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Pyogenic Arthritis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Sjögren's Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Norris

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.

    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Graduated in 1970

    Internship Hospital

    San Francisco General Hospital
    Complete in 1971

    Residency Hospital

    New York Presbyterian-Columbia
    Complete in 1975

    Fellowship Hospital

    Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals
    Complete in 1978

    Memberships & Professional Affiliations

    Professional Affiliations

    California Orthopaedic Association , Member
    The California Orthopaedic Association is the largest statewide association representing orthopaedic surgeons in California. Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate and treat all types of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. This includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine, hip, knee, ankle, foot, shoulder, elbow and hand. The Association assists our members by providing continuing medical education and other resources that enhance their ability to provide high value quality health care.
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Norris & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Norris' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • California Pacific Medical Center - Pacific

    • Saint Elizabeth Community Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    2.6
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    2.6 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Norris to family and friends

    2.6 out of 5

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    Dr. Norris' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    2.9 out of 5

    8 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.5 out of 5

    8 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.6 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Norris

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.8 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.9 out of 5

    8 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.9 out of 5

    8 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.6 out of 5

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    San Francisco Shoulder, Elbow & Hand Clinic
    San Francisco Office
    2351 Clay St Ste 510
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415) 392-3225 (Office)
    (415) 928-1035 (Fax)
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