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Dr. W. Thomas Gutowski

Specializing in Hip & Knee Treatments

Dr. W. Thomas Gutowski

Specializing in Hip & Knee Treatments

"We believe in the community, so we must be solid in serving our community. We're trying to change and evolve with the community without ever losing the personal touch."
Dr. Gutowski

Meet Dr. Gutowski

Dr. Gutowski completed his secondary school training at Seton Hall Preparatory School in 1972. He then enrolled at Columbia University, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology. In 1980, he was awarded his Medical Degree from Cornell University Medical College in New York City. Upon completing a two-year general surgical residency training program at Yale University, he completed an orthopaedic residency at the same institution. He served as Clinical Instructor and Orthopaedic Chief Resident at Yale University in 1984/1985.

While at Yale, he completed various research projects and co-authored numerous papers involving orthopaedic surgery and Sports Medicine. In 1985, he moved to Princeton, New Jersey, and has practiced at the Medical Center at Princeton since. He has served as the President of the Medical and Dental Staff at the Medical Center and as a member of the Board of Trustees at this institution. He has also served on the executive committee of the Mercer County Medical Society and is currently a board member of the Princeton Individual Practice Association.

Service Area
Joint Replacement
  • Joint Replacement
  • Injury and Arthritis of the Hip and Knee
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Diplomate, ABOS
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Dr. Gutowski Biography

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Awards & Certifications


  • The University Medical Center at Princeton - Medical Director, Chief, Board of Trustees, President of the Medical and Dental staff, Credential Committee Chairman, Credential Committee Member
  • Princeton Orthopaedic Associates
  • Robert Wood Johnson University at Hamilton - Courtesy Medical Staff
  • Capital Health Systems - Medical Staff
  • McCosh Infirmary, Princeton University
  • Rider College
  • Peddie School
  • Hun School
  • Rossmoor Medical Center
  • Carrier Clinic


  • Yale University School of Medicine - Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
  • Yale University School of Medicine - General Surgery Internship
  • Cornell University Medical College - Medical Education
  • Columbia University - B.A.


  • Mercer County Medical Society - Executive Committee
  • Princeton Individual Practice Association - Board Member
  • American Medical Association
  • New Jersey State Medical
  • Mercer County Medical Society
  • NJ Orthopedic Society


  • Diplomate American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons


  • Ectopic adrenal in inguinal hernia sacs
  • A clinicopathologic study of 54 cases
  • Spindle cell cancer of the bladder during cyclophosphamide therapy for Wegener granulomatosis
  • Group C streptococcal arthritis and osteomyelitis in an adolescent with a hereditary sensory neuropathy
  • The migration of the broken pin following fixation of the acromioclavicular joint: A case report and review of the literature
  • Spontaneous osteonecrosis of the knee
  • Total knee replacement
  • Diagnosing segmental wedge fracture of the tibia before performing intramedullary nailing
  • Bracing in Adolescent kyphosis
  • A Comparison of the Boston lumbar kyphosis orthosis and the modified Milwaukee brace in treating kyphosis
  • Primary Osteoarthritic patients treated with ceramic total hip replacement
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