From there, he completed an internship and first year residency in General Surgery at Cornell Cooperating Hospital’s Program and at Boston University Medical Center and Affiliated Hospitals, respectively. Dr. Hom then completed a residency in Orthopedic Surgery at Tufts University School of Medicine and Associated Hospitals. His fellowship was competed at Tufts University School of Medicine in Surgery of the Hand and Microvascular Reconstruction.
Dr. Hom has been an instructor for the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Tufts University School of Medicine, a staff and Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Boston Veterans Administration Medical Center, and Vice Chairman, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, and Quality Assurance Officer at South Shore Hospital. Plus, he has had many staff appointments at area hospitals including Tufts New England Medical Center, Newton-Wellesley Hospital and South Shore Hospital. In addition, Dr. Hom has published articles in peer review journals and made presentations at national meetings.
Dr. Hom is board certified and has been recertified, by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery in both General Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgery of the Hand. His primary clinical interests include hand and upper extremity conditions.
Dr. Hom is affiliated with a number of local hospitals and also performs surgery at the Eastern Massachusetts Surgery Center and Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Milton.
Dr. Hom also has extensive experience with Workers Compensation, peer review, and independent medical evaluations.