800-826-HOPE (4673)

George T. Calvert, M.D., M.B.A.

  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Surgeon

George T. Calvert, M.D., M.B.A.

Clinical Specialties
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Oncology
Areas of Expertise
  • Soft Tissue Sarcomas
  • Bone Sarcomas
  • Metastatic Bone Disease
  • Benign Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
George Calvert, M.D., is an orthopaedic oncologist who specializes in the surgical treatment of soft tissue and bone tumors.  As a member of City of Hope’s musculoskeletal program and sarcoma disease team, Dr. Calvert works with other sarcoma specialists to provide state of the art multi-disciplinary care for patients with these rare cancers.  
Dr. Calvert received his medical degree and residency training from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.  He was a sarcoma advanced research and clinical (SARC) fellow at the University of Utah's Huntsman Cancer Institute prior to joining City of Hope as an assistant clinical professor.
At City of Hope since 2012, Dr. Calvert is focused on improving the surgical techniques employed in the treatment of sarcomas.
  • 2012 to present - Assistant Clinical Professor, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, City of Hope National Medical Center, Duarte, California
  • 2011 to 2012 - Clinical Instructor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City
  • 2006 to 2011 - Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, DePaul Hospital, St. Louis
  • 2005 to 2006 - Lecturer, Department of Surgery, Wellington School of Medicine, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand



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  • 2010 - University of Missouri, St. Louis, M.B.A.
  • 2000 - Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, M.D.
  • 1995 - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, B.A.


  • 2011 to 2012 - Orthopaedic Oncology Fellowship, University of Utah and Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City
  • 2005 to 2006 - Joint Reconstruction Fellowship, Wellington School of Medicine, Wellington, University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand


  • 2001-2005, Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University, Saint Louis, MO


  • 2000 to 2001 - Surgery Internship, Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University, Saint Louis, MO
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • GT Calvert, JE Cummings, AJ Bowles, KB Jones, LD Wurtz, RL Randall. A Dualcenter Review of Compressive Osseointegration for Fixation of Massive Endoprosthetics: 2-9 year follow-up. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2013 Mar 7. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 23467985
  • GT Calvert, M Monument, RW Burt, KB Jones, and RL Randall.  Extra-abdominal Desmoid Tumors Associated with Familial Adenomatous Polyposis. Sarcoma June 2012. PMID: 22701333
  • GT Calvert, RL Randall, KB Jones, L Cannon-Albright, SL Lessnick, and J Schiffman. At Risk Populations for Osteosarcoma: The syndromes and Beyond. Sarcoma March 2012. PMID: 22550413
  • GT Calvert, PA Devane, J Fielden, K Adams, and JG Horne. A Double-Blind, Prospective, Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Highly Cross-Linked and Conventional Polyethylene in Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty 24:505-10, 2009. PMID: 18547784
  • WC Schroer, GT Calvert, PJ Diesfeld, ME Reedy, and AR LaMarr. Effects of Increased Surgical Volume on Total Knee Arthroplasty Complications.  Journal of Arthroplasty 23 (Supp 1): 61-7, 2008. PMID: 18722304
  • GT Calvert and RW Wright. The Use of Arthroscopy in the Athlete with Knee Osteoarthritis. Clinics in Sports Medicine 24:133-52, 2004. PMID: 15636782
  • JC Clohisy, G Calvert, F Tull, D McDonald, and WJ Maloney. Reasons for Revision Hip Surgery: A Retrospective Review. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 429:188-92, 2004. PMID: 15577486
  • GT Calvert, VB Doolabh, AG Grand, DA Hunter, and SE Mackinnon. Rat Strain Differences in Recovery Follwing Peripheral Nerve Allotransplantation. Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery 17: 185-91, 2001. PMID: 11336150
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Musculoskeletal Tumor Society
  • Connective Tissue Oncology Society
  • Western Orthopaedic Assn
  • Children's Oncology Group
  • Society of Surgical Oncology
  • Southwestern Oncology Group
  • J Albert Key Orthopaedic Alumni Society
  • 2009 Beta Gamma Sigma Business Honor Society
  • 2009 Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • 2005 Resident Teaching Award, Washington University Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • 2004 Henry O. Marsh Resident Paper Award, Mid-Central States Orthopaedic Society
  • 1997 Washington University School of Medicine Summer Research Fellowship
  • 1997 International Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva Association Research Scholar
  • 1995 Phi Beta Kappa
  • 1995 Magna Cum Laude
  • 1992 National Merit Scholarship
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