Alan S. Curtis, MD


Medical School

  • University of Massachusetts Medical School

Residency

  • University of Massachusetts Medical School

Fellowship

  • Southern California Orthopaedic Institute Sports Medicine

Societies

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
  • Arthoscopy Association of North America

After completing the Southern California Sports Medicine (SCOI) Fellowship, Dr. Curtis developed a lasting commitment to the advancement of arthroscopic shoulder surgery. He has focused his research on disorders of the shoulder, particularly rotator cuff repairs.

Waltham Orthopedist

Dr. Curtis is committed to physician education. He is a Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Tufts University and serves as Medical Director of the New England Baptist Hospital Bioskills Center. He is the founder and chairman of the annual Boston Sports Medicine Symposium. He serves as a board member for the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) and is a member of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES). He is widely published and lectures nationally on disorders of the shoulder. Dr. Curtis served as team physician for Northeastern University from 1996 to 2004 and continues to serve as a team physician for the Boston Celtics since 1994. Dr. Curtis specializes in all arthroscopic shoulder surgeries with a particular interest in complex and revision rotator cuff repairs.

To learn more about Dr. Curtis, click here to view his Curriculum Vitae