EUGENE, Ore., Aug. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Jeffrey M. Tuman, MD, fellowship-trained orthopedic sports medicine surgeon, is joining Slocum Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine on August 31, 2015. Patients in need of specialized sports medicine care are encouraged to call 541.743.4102 to schedule an appointment.
As a fellowship-trained orthopedic sports medicine surgeon, Dr. Tuman's expertise includes a wide variety of advanced procedures and techniques to promptly and effectively diagnose and treat orthopedic sports medicine injuries and conditions.
"Dr. Tuman joins us with a wealth of knowledge and skill in helping sports medicine patients to return to their active lifestyles," says Dr. Thomas K. Wuest, practice president at Slocum Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine. "We are thrilled to welcome him to our expert team of doctors. He will make an excellent addition to our practice and community."
After receiving his medical doctorate from Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Dr. Tuman completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia. Following his residency, Dr. Tuman underwent extensive specialty training by completing a fellowship in orthopedic sports medicine at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California.
Dr. Tuman is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, and the Arthroscopy Association of North America.
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Tuman, please call 541.743.4102.
Slocum Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine and its highly trained and skilled orthopedic specialists are committed to providing excellent treatment through physician offices, diagnostic imaging, the Slocum Surgery Center, rehabilitation services and a therapy pool complemented by physical and occupational therapy, a pharmacy and durable medical equipment services all in one location. Slocum Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine offers care for the shoulder, elbow, hand and wrist, hip, knee, foot and ankle, sports medicine and general orthopedics. The doctors of Slocum Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine are the Official Orthopedic Sports Medicine Team Physicians for University of Oregon Athletics Since 1967. For more information regarding Slocum Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine and its specialists, visit www.slocumcenter.com, "like" Slocum Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine on Facebook or follow @SlocumCenter on Twitter.
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