Tom Loughran, M.D.

Thomas P. Loughran, M.D.

Medical director, VCU Sports Medicine Clinic

Office information and hours

VCU Sports Medicine Clinic
1300 West Broad Street, Suite 113
P.O. Box 843027
Richmond, Virginia 23284-3027
Appointments: (804) 828-7069

Educational background

  • Fellowship: University of Pennsylvania
  • Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
  • Medical school: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
  • Undergraduate study: The College of William & Mary

“Dr. Loughran’s worked on my whole family – my wife, my son, my grandson. I’ve never had a bad experience at the Sports Medicine Clinic, and I’ve been going for 15-20 years.”

– Terry Lufsey, patient


  • Complex knee and shoulder ligament reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic shoulder stabilization and rotator cuff repair
  • Arthroscopic meniscal repair and meniscal transplantation
  • Cartilage regeneration procedures
  • Hip arthrocopic labral repair and impingement procedures
  • Ankle arthroscopy and ligament reconstruction
  • Compartment syndrome evaluations

Board certification and licensure

  • Licensed, Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Medicine
  • Board certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Subspecialty certification: Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional affiliations

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • Richmond Orthopaedic Society
  • orthopaedic consultant, Society of Sports Therapy, United Kingdom

Professional activity

  • Team physician, VCU, more than 30 years
  • Team physician, Virginia Union University
  • Orthopaedic team physician, Richmond Flying Squirrels AA baseball team
  • Team physician/orthopedist, Varina High School
  • Team physician, Goodwill Games, St. Petersburg, Russia

Honors and awards

  • MCV Hospitals’ Clinical Physician of the Year, 2008
  • Elected to VCU Athletics Hall of Fame
  • U.S. News & World Report, Top Docs 2011-2012
  • Richmond Magazine, “Top Doc” in sports medicine

Book chapter

  • Loughran TP, Sports Medicine, Current Practice of Surgery, Volume I, Section VI, Chapter 8, Churchill Livingstone 1993
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