Dr. Thomas Giel III, MD

Dr. Thomas Giel III, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 40
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Dr. Thomas Giel III, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Memphis, TN. He graduated from University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine, sports medicine, and more.

6286 Briarcrest Ave Ste 200

Memphis, TN 38120

Contact Information

(901) 259-1600

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care of Tennessee
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Giel III performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Shoulder Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
very high
more than 98% of peers
Osteoarthritis
very high
more than 96% of peers

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6  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Giel III does not have any board certifications listed.

57  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Rupture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Separation
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
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33  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Fracture Care
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Implantation
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Cartilage Treatment
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.

Education

  • David Lipscomb University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Of Tennessee, Campbell Foundation
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Mississippi Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Giel III has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Giel III has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Giel III's Reviews

3.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Giel III to family and friends
16 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Giel III's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

On 7 February I had a consultation with Dr. Giel at the Ortho Memphis office. During the visit he agreed to repair a horizontal tear to my meniscus by stitching it back together. On 27 February I unaware that the discretion of the procedures had changed, I signed an agreement to receive a partial...more
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I called & attempted to schedule a NP appointment as Dr. Giel came highly recommended. I injured the same knee I had previous surgery on 7 years ago. The office staff refused to schedule an apt without me having my records from previous surgery. I obtained records and physically drove them to the...more
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Absolutely an outstanding surgeon! I had 2 successful surgeries on my right upper arm after sustaining a terrible fall. I received the most professional care from Dr. Giel and his staff. I would not hesitate to recommend Dr. Giel for any of your Orthopedic needs. I say this with the utmost...more
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