Thomas Reis, MD Named 2013 NBA Team Physician of the Year

Portland Trail Blazer Team Physician, Internal Medicine, Dr. Thomas Reis has been named the 2012-2013 National Basketball Athletic Trainers Association (NBATA) Physician of the Year. The NBATA Physician of the Year award is an annual honor voted on by the members of the NBATA, designed to recognize a team physician for exceptional service and care for his/her respective team and visiting NBA teams, and also a commitment to service in the community and to NBATA charities.

Dr. Reis has been a member of the Trail Blazer’s medical staff since 1994 and treats illnesses and other non-orthopedic issues. He arranges physicals and lab work and is also the physician for many Blazers team employees.
Dr. Reis is board-certified in Internal Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and served as Governor of the WA Chapter of ACP (1994-1998). Dr. Reis is a graduate of Creighton Medical School in Omaha, NE. He completed his internship at the Nassau County Medical Center in East Meadow, NY and his residency at OHSU in Portland, OR. Dr. Reis sees patients at the Rebound’s Rose Quarter office Portland.

Don Roberts, MD received this honor in 2008. Dr. Roberts has been the team physician and orthopedic surgeon for the Portland Trailblazers since 1994. He was the team physician for gold medal winning men’s and women’s basketball teams at the 2012 London Olympics, and has cared for Olympic athletes at the US Olympic Training Center. In addition to his work with athletes, Dr. Roberts is a partner at Rebound Orthopedics & Neurosurgery and has clinic hours in Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA.

About Rebound Orthopedics and Neurosurgery
Rebound is the most complete Orthopedic and Neurosurgery clinic in Portland and southwest Washington. Rebound’s physicians are all board certified or board eligible with fellowship training in the areas of orthopedics, neurosurgery, physical medicine and rehabilitation, sports medicine, and hand surgery.


News Release

May 20, 2013

Contact: Michelle Braunsten