Craig M. Thomas, MD

Dr. Craig Thomas is a fellowship-trained joint replacement surgeon. He is highly skilled in both traditional and minimally invasive techniques, including hip resurfacing and the anterior approach for total hip reconstruction. Dr. Thomas is recognized for his experience utilizing the Canady Viera Hybrid Plasma Scalpel™, which results in minimal blood loss, less pain and a faster recovery.  

  • Howard University, Washington D.C. B.S. Degree- Chemistry  1989
  • Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington DC 1998
  • Dr. Michael Mont, Clinical Fellowship 2003-2004
  • Smith & Nephew Consultant, Hip & Knee Arthroplasty and Governmental Affairs
  • Researcher for Department of Pharmacology  at Georgetown University Medical Center
  • Merck Sharp & Dohme Medical Chemist
  • Medical Director of Orthopaedic Services at Providence Hospital
  • Dr. Craig Thomas featured on JC Interviews – New Health Innovations and Providence Golf Tournament
  • Certified by the ABOS (American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery)
  • Member of the AAOS ( American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons)



Areas of Interest

  • primary and revision hip and knee replacement
  • arthroscopic hip replacement
  • direct anterior total hip replacement
  • Birmingham hip resurfacing
  • sports medicine
  • blood conservation surgical techniques


Main hospital Phone: (202) 854 7000

Providence Hospital, 1150 Varnum Street, N.E. Washington, DC 20017 2180