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Boston's Best for Sports Knee, Ankle, and Foot Surgery
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george theodore, md

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Sports Medicine Doctor in Boston

A Cut Above the Rest

Nationally renowned by athletes in the management and treatment of sports injuries, Dr. Theodore is the Orthopedic Foot & Ankle consultant to the Boston Red Sox, New England Patriots, New England Revolution, Boston Bruins, Boston Ballet, and Harvard University Athletics.

Dr. Theodore’s interests include knee, ankle, and foot surgery, with a focus on sports-related injuries. He is a nationally recognized expert in the management of injuries in professional athletes, and has treated some of the top athletes and dancers in the United States. No matter the level the athlete you may be, Dr. Theodore can help get you back on your game.

The Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgeon for
Red Sox
Boston Ballet

My Specialties

Setting the standard in

Orthopedic Surgery

US News
US News & World Report Top Doctor | 2012
America's Most Honored Doctors
America's Most Honored Doctors | 2016-2021
Castle Connolly Top Doctor
Castle Connolly, Regional Top Doctor | 2013-2023
Boston Magazine
Boston Magazine Top Doctor | 2011-2023
Patients' Choice Award
Patients' Choice Award | 2008-2019
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Patient Testimonials

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"Dr. Theodore is definitely one of the best orthopedic surgeons out there. If you are in the Boston area, go the extra mile to book an appointment. I had ACL reconstruction surgery done earlier this month and am absolutely 1000% satisfied with my procedure. I believe Dr. Theodore goes the extra mile to listen and dedicates all his efforts to each patient. The day of surgery, Dr. Theodore came to speak with me at 6AM - I was told by the anesthesiologist most doctors do not show that early to prep."
Cambridge, MA
Pro Surgeon for Pro Athletes

Dr. Theodore in the News

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Benefits of Seeing a Sports Medicine Doctor

If you are a coach, a parent, a pro athlete, a weekend warrior, or just someone who wants to continue to be active even in later life, there are numerous benefits of seeing a sports medicine doctor. Whether your injury is due to a sudden accident, overuse or overtraining, a sports medicine doctor is the

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Dr. Theodore Featured in Harvard Medicine Magazine

Sports medicine specialist George Theodore, MD was highlighted in an article in Harvard Medicine, the magazine of Harvard Medical School. The article looked to shed light on what it was like to work with local Boston athletes as a medical professional. Dr. Theodore was quoted saying “I treat my athlete patients as I treat all

Dr. Theodore Discusses Achilles Injuries in Relation to Basketball Stars

The CT Insider reached out to Dr. Theodore for his expert advice on Achilles injuries as two high-level New England basketball players – the Connecticut Sun’s Brionna Jones and UConn’s Jana El Alfy – recently suffered Achilles injuries. You can read the full article here. Some quotes/key takeaways from Dr. Theodore’s interview: On what the