Thomas Donaldson

Academic Awards & Honors: 1975 Class Valedictorian, Antillian College High School, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico

1979 – 1980 Vice President, Student Association,

Pacific Union College, Angwin, CA

3/9-15/1983 Honorable Mention Award, Scientific

Exhibit: “CT of the Wrist,” Loma Linda

University Alumni Postgraduate Convention

11/13-18/1983 First Place Award, Scientific Exhibit: “CT of the Wrist,” Radiologic Society of North America

1992 Orthopedic Teacher of the Year, voted by Loma Linda University Orthopedic

Residents, Loma Linda, CA

2007 Orthopedic Teacher of the Year, voted by Loma Linda University Orthopedic

Residents, Loma Linda, CA

2015 Orthopedic Teacher of the Year, voted by Loma Linda University Orthopedic

Residents, Loma Linda, CA

Academic & Teaching

Appointments:

2003-2005 Director, Center for Joint Replacement

Loma Linda University, Loma Linda CA

1997- Present Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Loma Linda University, Loma Linda CA

1991 – 2003 Chief, Total Joint Replacement

San Bernardino County Medical Center

San Bernardino, CA

1991 – Present Chief, Total Joint Replacement

Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans’ Hospital

Loma Linda, CA

1993 – 1997 Assistant Clinical Professor, Orthopedic Surgery

Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA

1991 – 1993 Clinical Instructor, Orthopedic Surgery

Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA

1985 – 1986 Orthopedic Research Physician, Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation, La Jolla CA

Licensure

Certification:

1985 State Board of California

1994 American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

1994 Qualified Medical Examiner

1992 Physicians Assistant Supervisor

1986 Radiography & Flouroscopy

Memberships:

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons

American Medical Association

California Medical Society

California Orthopedic Association

Executive Board Member

Fellow, American College of Orthopedic Surgeons

Orthopedic Research Society

ABOS Oral Board Examiner

Palmer House 2017- Present

San Bernardino County Medical Society