Thomas W. Kneifel, MD, FRCS

Accepting New Patients
St. Lawrence Health System Medical Campus
6119 US-11, Canton, NY 13617

About Thomas W. Kneifel, MD, FRCS:


  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Sports Injuries

Board Certifications:

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


  • Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Medical Training:

  • University of Calgary, Canada

Dr. Thomas Kneifel is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in advanced arthroscopy. He regularly performs advanced arthroscopic shoulder, hip, and knee surgeries, as well as total joint replacements. Dr. Kneifel is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a Fellow with the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. He most recently worked as an orthopedic surgeon at the University of Vermont Health Network-CVPH in Plattsburgh. Dr. Kneifel holds an MD from the University of Calgary, where he also completed his residency, and interned at the McGill University Teaching Hospital in Montreal. He received a B.S. in Psychology from the University of British Columbia.

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