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Adam Tenforde, MD

Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School
Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Harvard Medical School

Where I Provide Care

Spaulding Outpatient Center Cambridge

1575 Cambridge Street, Box 9, Cambridge MA 02138
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Dr. Tenforde is a physician who specializes in non-surgical sports medicine. He completed his training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Stanford with training on management of musculoskeletal conditions affecting the spine, joints, and tendons. Additionally, he completed a sports medicine fellowship at Stanford. Prior to becoming a physician, Dr. Tenforde was an All-American long-distance runner and contributor to multiple national championship teams at Stanford and competed as a professional athlete at the Olympic Trials. His prior experiences inform his clinical decision-making in optimizing treatment of sports medicine conditions and understanding the urgency to return athletes to sports successfully. He provides care as part of the Running Medicine subspecialty clinic at the Spaulding National Running Center. He also has expertise in ultrasound-guided procedures.  His research interests include bone health in athletes, prevention of overuse injuries, and foot and ankle conditions.
Certified Specialities
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Sports Medicine
Clinical & Research Interests
Running Medicine, Sports Medicine, Foot and Ankle Injuries, Bone Health in Athletes, Ultrasound-guided injections
American Board of Emergency Medicine

Education & Training

Kaiser Permanente Oakland Medical Center
Medical Education
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford University Medical Center


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