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Carl T Talmo MD Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon Carl T. Talmo, MD

Director of Arthroplasty Research at New England Baptist Hospital Clinical Assistant Professor at Tufts University School of Medicine

A native of the Boston area, Dr. Talmo is a graduate of Harvard University and received his medical degree from Columbia University. He completed his residency training through the Tufts University orthopedic surgery residency program and the New England Baptist Hospital.

Am I a Candidate for Joint Replacement Surgery?

Joint pain and stiffness due to arthritis, makes regular activities such as walking and bending difficult. As arthritis progresses, conservative treatments tend to lose their efficacy and more definitive treatment should be considered.

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Patient Reviews
  • Dr Talmo replaced one hip in 2016, the other in 2019. He is incredible! No range of motion restrictions, uses the most cutting-edge implants and modern techniques. His manner is kind and direct. He said "it is all brand new, do whatever you want for the next 50 years" In 2 months I forgot it ever happened! Went back to hiking and biking... Read more
  • I highly recommend Dr Talmo who gave me a knee replacement in my left leg on December 30. The recovery has been fast, especially considering that I am 73 years old. I was riding an indoor exercise bike after about three weeks, and had regained full flexibility (with effort) after about six weeks... Read more
  • Fabulous - had a TNR 3 years ago and highly recommend Dr. Talmo and NE Baptist. It was a wonderful experience from the Staff, Nurses, OR nurses and staff. I cannot say enough wonderful things about my experience.

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Publications

Publications

  • 2019 Oct 1 Decision Support Strategies for Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis: Less Is More: A Randomized Comparative Effectiveness Trial (DECIDE-OA Study).

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  • 2019 Aug 9 Revision of a dual-modular stem in patients with adverse tissue reaction.

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  • 2019 May 24 Factors Influencing Survivorship in Vasculopathic Patients.

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Outpatient Surgical Center

North Atlantic Surgical Suites is an ambulatory surgical center specializing in total knee and hip replacement surgery and orthopedic spinal surgery. Conveniently located on the Massachusetts border in Salem, New Hampshire, the state-of-the-art facility was created by leading-edge surgeons from New England Baptist and greater Boston area Hospitals to provide the best possible patient experience.

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  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • New England Orthopedic Society
  • aahks
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • tufts school of medicine