Photo: Thomas H. Kay, M.D.

Thomas H. Kay, M.D.

Specialties:

Ankle, Elbow, Hand, Hip, Joint Replacement & Revision, Knee, Orthopedic Trauma, Shoulder, Sports Medicine, Wrist

Patient Reviews

5
Verified Patient Rating: 5 (15 patient reviews and ratings)
“I was pleasantly greeted, and the x-ray tech was very helpful taking me back for my x-ray. The nurse that showed me to the exam room was very nice,...”
– Portia B.
Patient Rating:
5

Dr. Thomas Kay is a specialty-trained orthopedic surgeon who offers joint replacement surgery as well as the diagnosis and treatment for injuries and conditions of the elbow and shoulder. Dr. Kay joined Lakeshore Bone & Joint Institute in 1994. In his practice, he provides the highest level of specialized care to help his patients return to their previous level of activity.

Dr. Kay received his bachelor of science degree in biology from the University of Illinois in Urbana, Illinois. He attended medical school at The University of Illinois College of Medicine in Chicago, Illinois. There, he went on to complete an internship in general surgery and a residency in orthopedic surgery.  

Dr. Kay is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and serves as the team physician for Portage High School.  

Clinical Staff: Daniel W. Balcerak, P.A.-C.,
Beth Hefner, R.N.

Direct Phone Line: (219) 250-5022

Education & Training

  • Bachelor of Science in Biology: University of Illinois, Urbana, IL
  • Doctor of Medicine: The University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • General Surgery Internship: The University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, IL
  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency: The University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, IL

Certification

  • Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • Indiana Orthopaedic Society
  • Indiana State Medical Association
  • Mid-America Orthopaedic Association
  • Porter County Medical Society

Team Affiliations

  • Portage High School

Hospital/Surgery Center Affiliations

  • La Porte Hospital
  • Lakeshore Surgicare
  • Outpatient Surgery at Lake Park
  • Porter Regional Hospital
  • Shoreline Surgery Center
  • St. Mary Medical Center
  • The Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery
“Was seem within 10 minutes of appt time. Staff friendly and helpful.”
– Virginia B.
Patient Rating:
5