Dr. Thomas O. Clanton, MD

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Specializes in Sports Medicine - Male - Age 63

181 W Meadow Dr
Vail, CO 81657
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Dr. Clanton's Background

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, 2008
  • Orthopedic Surgery, 1984
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Replacement
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and/or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot & Ankle Ligament and Tendon Reconstruction and Repair
  • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injections
  • Trigger Point Injections
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Ataxia
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
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  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spine Deformities
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

  • Closed Treatment of Subtrochanteric Fractures of the Femur in a Modified Cast Brace, 1981
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans: History, Pathophysiology and Current Treatment Concepts, 1982
  • Instability of the Subtalar Joint, 1989
  • Tendon fixation in flexor hallucis longus transfer: a biomechanical study comparing a traditional technique versus bioabsorbable interference screw fixation, 2005
  • Knee Ligament Injuries in Children, 1979
  • Treatment of Anterior Midtibial Stress Fractures, 1994
  • Calculation of the opening wedge for a low tibial osteotomy, 2004
  • Forefoot Reconstruction in Rheumatoid Arthritis, 1985
  • Staphylococcal Septicemia in an Athlete: A Case Report and Review of Recent Literature, 1977
  • Infrapopliteal Transcatheter Interventions for Limb Salvage in Diabetic Patients: Importance of Aggressive Interventional Approach and Role of Transcutaneous Oximetry, 1997
  • An Overview of Subtalar Instability and Its Treatment, 1990
  • Treatment of Lisfranc injuries in the athlete, 2002
  • Surgical Techniques in Foot and Ankle Procedures, 1993
  • Prospective controlled trial of STAR total ankle replacement versus ankle fusion: initial results, 2009
  • Subtalar joint athletic injuries, 1999
  • Necrosis and Gangrene as a Complication of Coumarin Therapy: A Case Report, 1980
  • Steadman Clinic Physicians Named 'Top Doctors' by U.S. News, 8/2011

Education & Training

Medical School

Baylor College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1976

Internship Hospital

The University Of Texas Health Science Center/ Affiliated Hospitals
Complete in 1977

Residency Hospital

The University Of Texas Health Science Center/ Affiliated Hospitals
Complete in 1981

Fellowship Hospital

Samuel Merritt Hospital
Complete in 1981
St. John's Hospital
Complete in 1982

Undergraduate Schools

Rice University
Graduated in 1973

Languages Spoken by Dr. Clanton & Staff

  • English

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