Through a storied career, Tom Gill has orchestrated the evaluation and treatment of Boston’s greatest athletes. Through his rise to success, he has embraced opportunities and remained resolute through adversity. We are fortunate to have such a great leader on our team.
Dr. Thomas J. Gill, MD, Director of the Boston Sports Medicine and Research Institute and Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Harvard Medical School, is a Nationally recognized Sports Medicine Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in injuries to the knee and shoulder. Ranked in 2014 as one of the top 70 knee surgeons in America, Dr. Gill is one of the most respected orthopedic specialists in the Northeast. He is a past Medical Director for the New England Patriots and Boston Red Sox and Team Physician for the Boston Bruins.
“From a coach’s perspective, in building a championship team, there is nothing more important really than your medical staff…The overall operation of that group, relative to keeping our players healthy and on the field, is a huge aspect of the organization. … There is nothing more important to a coach than a healthy team.” ~ Bill Belichick
Dr. Gill holds a B.S. from Harvard College and an M.D. from Harvard Medical School. He completed his orthopedic surgery training at the Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program. Post-graduation, he was the recipient of the Maurice E. Muller Scholarship where he studied reconstructive surgery in Bern, Switzerland and other European academic centers. Following, he completed his fellowship training in Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery at the Steadman-Hawkins Clinic (Vail, CO). Dr. Gill continues to be one of those most sought after surgeons in the country for professional athletes from all sport domains.