DCMA welcomes new member Pedro Tort, MD
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
Posted by: DCMA
Pedro J. Tort, MD, has dedicated his life to mastering the practice of orthopedic surgery and providing outstanding medical services to his patients since 2005. Dr. Tort graduated from the Puerto Rico RCM Orthopedic residency program and completed a fellowship program in Sports Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, and a traveling fellowship in minimally invasive joint replacement in Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore and Rush Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Tort completed post-graduate training in orthopedic research and specialized in sports medicine and joint reconstruction.
He has combined his clinical career with his work in research, teaching, and as a reviewer in multiple worlds recognized journals (AJSM, JOA, JSES, OJSM). He is Board certified in both orthopedic surgery and Orthopedic-Sports Medicine for more than ten years, and Oral Examiner for the 2019 and 2018 American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (ABOS) Part II.
Dr. Tort is a member of various professional societies, including ISAKOS, AAHKS, AOSSM, AANA, AAOS, and SPOT. He participated as an assistant professor in the Larkin hospital orthopedic residency program (Miami) and currently an assistant professor at the Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine (PR). Ex-president of the Puerto Rico orthopedic society.
Currently, Dr. Tort works as the president and orthopedic surgeon in the Tort Orthopaedic Institute, providing orthopedic sub-specialized services in Puerto Rico and Florida.