Thunder Basin Orthopaedics And  Sports Medicine
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About us

Joseph F. Allegretto, MD

Joseph F. Allegretto, MD
Joseph F. Allegretto, MD

Dr. Allegretto is an orthopaedic surgeon. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology/Chemistry summa cum laude from The Ohio State University of Akron, Ohio (June 1981 – August 1983). He completed his Doctor of Medicine degree (August 1983 – May 1987) from prestigious university NEOUCOM (Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine), Rootstown, OH.

Dr. Allegretto completed his general surgery internship and orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA. He is a Graduate of Medical School ranked among the top 20 in 1987. He was named Chief Resident in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery in 1991 – 92. He was chosen for Strathmore's Who's Who in 2001 – 03. He is listed in Who's Who Among Rising Young Americans in 1991. He is also a candidate member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery (2003).

The Dean's List recognized the outstanding performance of Dr. Allegretto in 1981 – 83. He was honored as Valedictorian of Akron University in BS/MD Program. In addition, he was awarded with Phi Eta Sigma, Honor Fraternity (1982, 1983). Apart from studies, he actively participated in sports. He was honored with All-American, Second Team in National Intermural Flag Football Tournament in 1984.

Apart from this he also has training and experience in Military. He completed his Officer Basic Training Course and C4 i.e. Combat casualty Care Course. He qualified Marksman, Beretta 9 mm pistol shoot and was certified in ATLS. He was promoted to Major, USAR-MC, in May 1997 and was honorably discharged in Sep 1998. He rejected the ATLS Instructor Position at Ft. Sam Houston. He was also selected as a commissioned caption by the US Army Reserve Medical Corps.

Licensure and Certification

  • National Board of Medicine Examination (part 3): 1988
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (part 1): 1992
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (part 2): 1995

Hospital Priveleges And Appointments

  • West Penn Hospital, Pittsburgh (1987 – 88)
  • Veteran’s Hospital, Pittsburgh (1987 – 92)
  • St. Margaret’s Memorial Hospital, Pittsburgh (1988 – 92)
  • Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh (1988 – 92)
  • Montefiore Hospital, Pittsburgh (1987 – 92)
  • Children’s Hospital Of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh (1987 – 92)
  • Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh (1988 – 92)
  • Presbyterian – University Hospital, Pittsburgh (1987 – 92)
  • Lincoln County Memorial Hospital, Ruidoso, NM (1992 – 93)
  • Campbell County Memorial Hospital, Gillette, WY (1993 – 2000)
  • Medical Director, PT Services and Spine Rehab. (1993 – 98)
  • Johnson County Memorial Hospital, Buffalo, WY (1993 – 2001)
  • Thunder Basin Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine (2004 - Present)
  • Memorial Hospital of Converse County, Douglas, WY (2004-Present)

Community Activities

  • Board member, Campbell County Junior Football League 2002 - 2009
  • Assistant coach, Little League Baseball 2002 - 2006
  • Assistant coach, Junior Football League 2002 -2007
  • Attend Family Life Church

Education and Training

University of Akron, Akron, Ohio

  • Bachelor of Science: Biology and Chemistry Summa Cum Laude June 1981 – August 1983

NEOUCOM (Northeastern Ohio Universities’ College of Medicine), Rootstown, OH

  • Doctor of Medicine August 1983 – May 1987

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA

  • General Surgery Internship June 1987 – June 1988

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA

  • Orthopaedic Surgery Residency July 1988 – June 1992

Honors and Awards

College

  • Dean’s List (1981 – 1983)
  • Valedictorian of Akron University’s BS/MD Program, Class of 1983
  • Phi Eta Sigma, Honor Fraternity (1982, 1983)
  • All American, Second team, National Flag Football Tournament (1984)

Post-Graduate

  • Top Twenty Graduate of Medical School, Class of 1987
  • Who’s Who Among Rising Young Americans (1991)
  • Chief Resident, Orthopaedic Surgery Service (1991 – 1992)
  • Strathmore’s Who’s Who in America (2001 – 2003)
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, Candidate Member (2003)

Military Experience And Training

  • Commissioned, Captain, US Army Reserves – Medical Corps (04 Jan. 90)
  • Completed Officer Basic Training course (12 Sep. 94)
  • Qualified Marksman, 9mm Beretta (1994)
  • Completed C4: Combat Casualty Care Course (29 Sep. 95)
  • Certified In ATLS (16 Sep. 95)
  • Offered ATLS Instructor Position at Ft. Sam Houston (declined)
  • Promoted to Major, USAR-MC (06 May 97)
  • Honorably Discharged (01 Sep. 98)
Locations & Directions
Douglas Clinic - Thunder Basin Orthopaedics-Sports MedicineDouglas Clinic
808 Riverbend Drive
Douglas, WY 82633
Tel: (307) 358-6200
Gillette linic - Thunder Basin Orthopaedics-Sports MedicineGillette Clinic
2901 Powder Basin Ave
Gillette, WY 82718
Tel: (307) 682-6222
Casper Clinic - Thunder Basin Orthopaedics-Sports MedicineCasper Clinic
6600 E. 2nd Street
Casper, WY 82609
Tel: (307) 358-6200
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