Thomas F. Dwyer

Thomas F. Dwyer, M.D.

Dr. Dwyer is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in general orthopaedics.  He joined Western Slope Orthopaedics in 2001 after completing residency and fellowship training at the University of Colorado.  In training, Dr. Dwyer participated in, presented, and published award-winning research projects involving total knee replacement and spine care.  He has extensive experience in the surgical treatment of arthritis, sports related injuries, fractures, and other disorders of the upper and lower extremities. Dr. Dwyer truly enjoys the Montrose community.  Away from work, he enjoys spending time with his wife Tanya and their three boys, fly fishing, hiking, skiing, and riding horses.


Orthopaedic Surgeon
Western Slope Orthopaedics, 2001 to present


Spinal Surgery
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Woodrige Orthopaedics and Spine Center, Wheatridge, CO


University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Orthopaedic Surgery, 1996 – 2000


University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
General Surgery, 1994 – 1995

Medical School

University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
M.D., with honors, 1994


University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN
B.S. with Honors, 1990


American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Western Orthopaedic Association
Colorado Medical Society