Quin Throckmorton, M.D.

Quin Throckmorton, M.D.

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Joined Staff

August 2009


Vanderbilt University, 1997

Med School: University of Iowa College of Medicine, 2002

Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2007

Other Information


  • Shoulder & Elbow Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 2008
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons Traveling Exchange Fellowship, 2015
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Leadership Fellows Program, 2016

University Appointment:

  • Professor, UT-Campbell Clinic┬áDepartment of Orthopaedic Surgery


  • ASES Foundation Board of Directors, 2022
  • Editor in Chief, OrthoInfo.org
  • AAOS Board of Directors, 2018-2020
  • Charles S. Neer Award, 2016, 2023
  • Best of the AAOS, 2016

Consultant Reviewer:

  • Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery
  • Journal of The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Seminars in Arthroplasty: JSES
  • Shoulder and Elbow

Board of Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Orthopaedic Surgery Board Certified

Professional Societies:

  • NEER Circle
  • 20th Century Orthopaedic Association
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
  • Association of Clinical Elbow and Shoulder Surgeons
  • European Society for Surgery of the Shoulder and Elbow (ESSSE/SECEC)
  • American Orthopaedic Association
  • Mid-America Orthopaedic Association
  • Mayo Elbow Club
  • Mayo Orthopaedic Alumni Association
  • Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Society
  • Willis C. Campbell Club
  • Tennessee Orthopaedic Society


Videos to watch prior to surgery:

Shoulder Replacement


Shoulder Arthroscopy


Rotator Cuff Repair


Fracture Surgery



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