Hip Arthroscopy
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Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI)
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J.W. Thomas Byrd, MD

Through the Nashville Hip Institute at TOA, Dr. Byrd brings more than 30 years of experience in treating complex hip disorders. His pioneering work in hip arthroscopy is the foundation upon which a multidisciplinary team has been assembled to treat hip problems with the latest non-surgical methods and most advanced arthroscopic techniques.

Meet Thomas Byrd, MD: Pioneer in Hip Preservation

Our Mission

The mission of Nashville Hip Institute at TOA is to provide a highly integrated multidisciplinary team approach to treating hip problems, emphasizing the latest non-surgical and advanced arthroscopic techniques with a worldwide presence in education and research.

Comprehensive Hip Care & Sports Medicine

Every member of the care team at Nashville Hip Institute at TOA subspecializes in hip and orthopaedic disorders. Combining the talents of our Physical Therapists, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Athletic Trainers and OR team allows us to offer a comprehensive diagnostic and treatment plan to each individual patient, tailored to their unique experience with sports and orthopaedic injuries.

Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation

Ultrasonography & Advanced Imaging

Telemedicine Services

Many of the greatest medical/surgical breakthroughs occur during times of war. Sadly, we are at war with a virus. At NHI at TOA we’re not saving lives (not yet), but we are trying to help people preserve their quality of life and careers. Within days, Telemedicine went from unheard of in our office, to part of our new daily norm.

Follow-up Patient Care

Physical Therapy

New Patient Evaluation

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Fax: 615-284-5819


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Nashville Hip Institute at TOA
2004 Hayes Street
Suite 700
Nashville, TN  37203

Office Hours

8:00 am – 5:00 pm