Sports Medicine and General Orthopaedics
1803 Forest Hills Road
Wilson, NC 27893
Location Phone: 252-243-9629
Location Fax: 252-243-0915
Dr. Thorp was raised in the Washington, DC area, but descends from a long line of physicians in Eastern North Carolina. His grandfather practiced obstetrics in Nash County starting in the 1920’s and two uncles also practiced in Rocky Mount for many years.
Dr. Thorp attended college at the University of North Carolina where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa. He attended medical school at George Washington University where he graduated “with distinction.” He was also inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.
Having attended medical school on a Navy Scholarship, Dr. Thorp completed his training in orthopedic surgery at Naval Hospital, San Diego. He served a total of nine years in the Navy in San Diego and Philadelphia, but also aboard ship and in Saudi Arabia during Desert Storm.
Dr. Thorp practices all facets of orthopedic surgery with emphasis on knees, shoulders, and sports medicine. He also performs fracture care and joint replacement, including MAKO robotic partial knee replacement. He has served as team physician for a variety of high schools, Barton College, and the Wilson Tobs, over the last 20 years.
In his spare time, Dr. Thorp enjoys sports and travel. He and his wife Kay have been married over 25 years. Their son, Mike, is currently a medical student at the University of North Carolina.
Dr. Adam Thorp is multitalented and specializes in Orthopaedic Surgery in Wilson, NC. His primary specialties include orthopaedic surgery, Arthroscopy of the Shoulder, Knee, Ankle, Shoulder Reconstruction, Rotator Cuff Repair, Basic Hand Surgery, Knee Replacement, Knee Reconstruction, Sports Medicine, Operative and Non-Operative Fracture Care. As the largest private orthopaedic practice in the Carolinas, Triangle Orthopaedics focus on multiple specialties, including diagnosis, treatment, neurological issues, rheumatoid disorders, rehabilitation, and chronic pain.
George Washington University
Naval Hospital San Diego, CA
American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
North Carolina Medical Society