Thomas Michael DeBerardino, MD, FAOA

Thomas Michael DeBerardino, MD, FAOA
Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
UT Health San Antonio
The San Antonio Orthopaedic Group
Dr. DeBerardino is an orthopaedic surgeon and retired US Army Veteran specializing in arthroscopic surgery of the knee, shoulder, and hip and reconstructive procedures of the knee and shoulder. He has been in private practice in San Antonio since August 2016.

Dr. DeBerardino graduated from the United States Military Academy in West Point, NY in 1985. He attended New York Medical College and then completed his internship and orthopaedic residency at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu, HI. Dr. DeBerardino completed his training with the two years John A. Feagin, Jr, Sports Medicine Fellowship at both Brooke Army Medical Center and the United States Military Academy's Keller Army Hospital. He returned to Brooke Army Medical Center in 1997, where he became the Chief of the Sports Medicine Service before moving back to West Point in 2001.

Dr. DeBerardino completed his 24-year Army career at the rank of Colonel. He served as Director of the West Point Sports Medicine Fellowship and Head Team Physician for Army Athletics before his retirement from the Army in 2009. Dr. DeBerardino comes back to San Antonio now after seven years from 2009-2016 as an Associate Professor and Orthopaedic Team Physician for the Orthopaedic Surgery Department at the University of Connecticut Medical Center and the UCONN Athletic Department.

He has pioneered a number of open and arthroscopic knee and shoulder procedures and is a frequent speaker and teacher at national and international medical symposia on these procedures. He is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery and sports medicine by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.

All Sessions by Thomas Michael DeBerardino, MD, FAOA

Wednesday, September 21, 2022
Knee Sports
11:03 AM - 11:08 AM
(5 min)
Evolving Technique Update: The Arthroscopic All Inside PCL Reconstruction: Always Works For Me Knee Sports
11:33 AM - 12:00 PM
(27 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: ACL Revision, Return To Play, Complications, & Multi-Ligament Cases Knee Sports
1:52 PM - 1:57 PM
(5 min)
Evolving Technique Video Update: Repairing Radial & Ramp Lesions: 5 Tips, 5 Minutes Knee Sports
Thursday, September 22, 2022
Knee Cartilage & Biologics
7:45 AM - 7:45 AM
(0 min)
Mini Panel: 32-Year-Old Male Crossfit Fanatic With Symptomatic 2.3-cm2 Medial Femoral Condyle Focal Chondral Defect & Neutral Alignment: What I Do? Knee Cartilage & Biologics
Panel Moderator:Christian Lattermann, MD
7:45 AM - 7:50 AM
(5 min)
Pro: Juvenile Particulated Cartilage Allograft: Open The Package & Off We Go! Knee Cartilage & Biologics
7:50 AM - 7:55 AM
(5 min)
Pro: Bipolar Chondroplasty: You Are Still Not Listening, It Won't Kill The Cartilage Knee Cartilage & Biologics
7:55 AM - 8:00 AM
(5 min)
Pro: Osteochondral Autograft Transfer: Let's Rob Peter To Pay Paul & Resolve The Symptoms Knee Cartilage & Biologics
8:00 AM - 8:05 AM
(5 min)
Pro: Fresh Pre-Cut Osteochondral Allograft: Simple & Reproducible - Forget My Colleagues Knee Cartilage & Biologics
8:25 AM - 9:00 AM
(35 min)
Clinical Case Presentations With Questions & Answers: Rapid Fire Answers, Yes/No Explanations, Putting The Faculty On The Spot: Everything Cartilage Knee Cartilage & Biologics
10:35 AM - 10:35 AM
(0 min)
Debate: 29-Year-Old Former College Football Player Post Combine With A 2.5-cm2 Lateral Femoral Condyle Focal Cartilage Defect, Previous Lateral Meniscectomy & 6 Degrees Of Valgus Alignment Knee Cartilage & Biologics
Mini Panel Moderator:Annunziato Amendola, MD
10:35 AM - 10:40 AM
(5 min)
Pro: Stand Back! Forget This Cartilage Thing, Restore The Alignment Only: Distal Femoral Osteotomy, That's It! Knee Cartilage & Biologics
10:40 AM - 10:45 AM
(5 min)
Pro: You Need To Do More! It's The Trifecta - Lateral Meniscus Allograft Transplantation, Restore The Cartilage & Distal Femoral Osteotomy Knee Cartilage & Biologics
10:45 AM - 10:48 AM
(3 min)
Commentary & Experience Knee Cartilage & Biologics

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