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MIMA Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
205 E. Nasa Blvd
Melbourne, FL  32901-1937
Office Phone: 321-725-4500 Ext. 7802

Education

Medical School
Tulane University
New Orleans, LA
1980

Residency
USAF Regional Hospital
Eglin, FL

Certifications

Family Medicine
American Board of Family Practice

Sports Medicine
Certificate of Added Qualifications


Bruce J. Thomas II, M.D.

Sports Medicine, Primary Care Sports Medicine



Services:
Dr. Thomas practices a full range of primary care sports medicine including:
  • Injury care
  • Arthritis treatment
  • Treatment of bursitis, tendonitis and tendonosis
  • PRP injections
  • Treatment of sports overuse syndromes such as tennis elbow, plantar fasciitis, Achilles tendonitis, patellar tendonitis, rotator cuff problems, hip pain/impingement, and spine problems
  • Injury prevention, exercise prescriptions, pre-participation physicals, and management of general medical conditions in athletes
  • Ultrasound-guided injections (joint, tendon, bursa, and others)
 
Background:
Dr. Thomas is the Medical Director for the LPGA, Senior Medical Consultant/Spring Training Physician for the Washington Nationals and Team Physician for the Brevard County Manatees. In 1997 he earned a World Series Ring with the Florida Marlins.
He served as the Team Physician for the People’s Republic of China Olympic Baseball Team at the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, and is one of the team doctors for the US Olympic Medical Care Team.
 
Team Physician Experience:
Medical Director, LPGA, 2006-present
Team Physician, US Olympic Team, 2007-present
Head Team Physician, Washington Nationals, 2004 - 2006,
Senior Consultant/Spring Training Physician, Washington Nationals, 2008 - present
Head Team Physician, Montreal Expos, 2003 - 2004
Head Team Physician, Brevard Manatees, 1994 - present
Team Physician, Chinese Olympic Baseball Team, 2006 - present
Team Physician, USA Wrestling, 2007-present
Head Team Physician, Eau Gallie H.S., 2006 - present
Affiliate Medical Staff, Milwaukee Brewers, present
Consulting / Spring Training Phys., Florida Marlins, 1993 - 2002.
Sports Medicine Affiliations:
Association of Major League Team Physicians
American College of Sports Medicine
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
Academic Appointments:
UCF College of Medicine
FSU College of Medicine
Virginia Commonwealth Affiliated Sports Medicine Fellowship
 
Member, American College of Sports Medicine
Member, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine