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Thomas Clanton, MD

Thomas Clanton, MD

Orthopaedic Surgery Vail, CO

The Steadman Clinic

Office Address

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  • 181 W Meadow Dr
    Suite 400
    Vail, CO 81657
    Phone: (970) 479-5871

Summary

  • Fellowship trained in Foot and Ankle Surgery in 1981 by Roger Mann, MD, in San Leandro, CA. Fellowship trained in Knee surgery and sports medicine in 1982 by John Feagin, Bill Mott, Ken Lambert and Ray Cunningham in Jackson, Wyoming. Started private practice in Houston, Texas, in 1982. Team Physician at Rice University from 1982-2009. Team Physician Houston Rockets 2004-2009. Orthopaedic physician for Houston Texans 2003-2009. President, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, 1999-2000.

Dr. Clanton's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Orthopaedic Surgery: Foot & Ankle Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Dr. Clanton's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Director, Foot and Ankle Sports MedicineThe Steadman Clinic
    Vail, CO
  • Professor and Actiing ChairmanThe University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    Houston, TX
  • Co-Medical DirectorMemorial Hermann Sports Medicine Institute
    Houston, TX
  • Professor and ChairmanThe University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    Houston, TX

Dr. Clanton's Education & Medical Training

  • University of Texas Health Science Center at San AntonioUniversity of Texas Health Science Center at San AntonioResidency, Orthopedic Surgery
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at San AntonioUniversity of Texas Health Science Center at San AntonioResidency, General Surgery
  • Baylor Coll of MedBaylor College of MedicineMedical School

Dr. Clanton's Certifications & Licensure

  • TX State Medical LicenseTX State Medical LicenseActive through 2013
  • CO State Medical LicenseCO State Medical LicenseActive through 2013
  • American Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryOrthopaedic Surgery, 1984
  • American Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryAmerican Board of Orthopaedic SurgeryOrthopaedic Sports Medicine, 2008

Dr. Clanton's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Consumers CheckbookTop MDConsumers Checkbook

Dr. Clanton's Publications & Presentations

PubMed | Citations by Web of Science®

Dr. Clanton's Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Cofinity PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Rocky Mountain Group/Indiv - HMO/Private Pay
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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