Local Surgeon Co-Edits New Edition of Orthopedic Reference Text


EMMC Sports Health orthopedic surgeon Stephen Thompson, MD, MEd, FRCSC, is co-editor-in-chief of the recently-released seventh edition of “Miller’s Review of Orthopaedics,” a foundational orthopedic resource for medical residents and practitioners. Under the direction of Dr. Thompson and his co-editor, much of the new edition of the text underwent a complete revision.

Dr. Thompson is medical director of EMMC Sports Health, cooperating associate professor of sports medicine at the University of Maine, and deputy editor of The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. He is a board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada.  In his leadership role at EMMC Sports Health, he oversees development of the school-based athletic training program and educational outreach and has medical oversight of the service.