We’re on Your Team
Our facility features preferred relationships with Dr. Thomas Gill at and the Boston Sports Medicine Institute that is matched only by their dedication to each SP athlete. They take the time to get to know you personally, gaining a deep understanding of your goals and any unique orthopedic challenges you may be facing. With the guidance of Dr. Gill’s staff and professional network, a new level of elite care is at your fingertips.
As the founder and Director of the Boston Sports Medicine and Research Institute in Dedham, MA, Dr. Gill has helped dozens of Stadium Performance athletes through pre-participation examinations, injury assessments, and unparalleled surgical intervention. Stadium Performance founder, Joe Caligiuri worked along side Dr. Thomas Gill on the sidelines and in the training room of the New England Patriots from 2004 to 2006 – including Super Bowl XXXIX. Through that success evolved a continuity of care seen in few other locations across the country.
Dr. Gill is also the chairman of the Department of Orthopedics at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center. He is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. In recent years, he served as medical director for the Boston Red Sox, head team physician for the New England Patriots and team physician for the Boston Bruins. Dr. Gill has authored more than 160 scientific articles and chapters on issues involving the knee and shoulder, and has previously written books on complications of shoulder surgery and techniques of knee arthroscopy.
A graduate of Harvard Medical School, Dr. Gill completed his residency at the Harvard Orthopaedics Combined Residency Program. He completed a fellowship in reconstructive surgery in Bern, Switzerland and a fellowship in sports medicine and shoulder surgery at the Steadman-Hawkins Clinic in Vail, Colorado.
Brian Petrone is a highly respected orthopedic Physician Assistant at the Boston Sports Medicine and Research Institute. Assisting Dr. Thomas Gill, Brian helps to provide leading, cutting edge medical care in the evaluation, treatment and rehabilitation of athletic injuries. Brian attended Springfield College where he received his physician assistant degree. Brian has served as the physician assistant for the New England Patriots and Boston Bruins and currently holds that position with the Boston Cannons and Boston Breakers. As a clinician within the Steward Health Care Network, at Newton Wellesley Hospital, and New England Baptist Hospital, Brian is a familiar face in the Sports Medicine profession.
In conjunction with the oversight of Dr. Tom Gill, Brian will ensure the SP plan of action is orchestrated and executed as quickly and safely as possible. Utilizing Brian’s affiliations with Boston’s most prestigious hospitals and sports teams, SP athletes can be assured that no medical resource is more than a phone-call away. Brian is a nationally registered paramedic and remains an active lecturer for physician assistant and paramedic programs. In addition to seeing patients and assisting with surgery, Brian continues to work with local teams in developing emergency management training. He currently coaches lacrosse, and still plays in a local men’s league.