Thomas Groomes, MD

Associate Professor
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Medical Director
Spinal Cord Injury Program, Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital

Office Address
Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital
2201 Children’s Way
Suite 1318
Nashville
37212
Phone
(615) 322-0738

Board Certifications
American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Spinal Cord Injury Medicine (subspeciality)

Interests

Dr. Groomes current academic and clinical interest is in the development of an organized continuum of care for patients with injuries or illnesses affecting spinal cord function.

Education

Residency:                                          
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Spain Rehabilitation Center, Birmingham, AL
1991

MD:                                            
University of Tennessee-Memphis College of Medicine, Memphis, TN
1987

Undergraduate:                                     
B.S. (Biomedical Engineering, Mathematics), Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
1983                                                   

Past Academic and Professional Appointments

Assistant Professor
Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
1994-2012  
Medical Director, Traumatic Brain Injury Program
Vanderbilt Stallworth Rehabilitation Hospital
Nashville, TN
1994-2012

Assistant Professor
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Spain Rehabilitation Center
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL
1991-1994