Thomas Moore, Jr., M.D.

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Emory University School of Medicine

Office: Grady Memorial Hospital

Phone: 404-778-1550

Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Emory Orthopaedic Trauma & Fracture

80 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive SE
3rd Floor

Atlanta, GA 30303

Education

  • Medical School, Loyola Stritch School of Medicine Maywood, Illinois, 2007
  • Internship, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 2008
  • Residency, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, 2012
  • Fellowship, Parkland / UTSouthwestern, Dallas, TX, 2013

Biography

Thomas Moore Jr., MD completed his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Emory University and went on to finish an Orthopaedic Trauma fellowship with UT Southwestern/Parkland Hospital in Dallas, TX.  He has returned to Emory as an Orthopaedic Traumatologist specializing in the treatment of complex fractures, care of the poly-trauma patient, and treatment of pelvic and acetabular fractures.  In addition he has interests in percutaneus treatment of pelvic and acetabular fractures.  As a resident, he was nominated for and participated in the AOA’s Resident Leadership Forum and has continued in the AOA’s Emerging Leaders Program.

Dr. Moore has written in the 8th edition of Rockwood and Green’s: Fractures in Adults on post traumatic stress disorder in the orthopaedic patient.  Additionally, he has published research in the Journal of Hand Surgery and has presented research at the American Society for Peripheral Nerve’s Annual meeting in Maui, HI and also at the American Academy of Orthopaedics Annual Meeting in San Francisco, CA.  When Dr. Moore is not practicing Orthopaedic Surgery, he enjoys spending time with his wife Christina and two children, and his hobbies include basketball, water skiing, the guitar, and classic movies.  

Honors & Awards

  • Resident Leader Program 2011 - American Orthopaedic Association
  • Emerging Leader Program 2012-2014 - American Orthopaedic Association

Memberships

  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association: Candidate Member
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Robert P. Kelly Orthopaedic Society

Research

Moore TJ, North C, Starr A.  Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Orthopaedic Trauma.  Rockwood and Green’s: Fractures in Adults, 8th edition

Labib S, Moore TJ. Early Clinical Results of the INBONE Total Ankle Replacement.  

Podium Presentation:  2012 AOFAS Subspecialty Day, AAOS Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA

Leversedge FJ, Moore TJ, Peterson BC, Seiler JG 3rd. Compartment syndrome of the upper extremity. Journal of Hand Surgery American. 2011 March; 36(3): 544-59

Moore TJ, Anderson B, Seiler JG 3rd. Flexor Tendon Reconstruction.  Journal of Hand Surgery American. 2010 June; 35(6): 1025-30

The case for neuroma resection:  Elbow flexion recovery after nerve grafting in obstetrical brachial plexus palsy. 

Podium Presentation:  2009 American Society for Peripheral Nerve (ASPN) Annual Meeting:  Maui, HI