Looking for an Orthopedic surgeon that you can trust is a daunting task. You do not want to chance that the person you are going to for ankle, knee, hip, or even spinal surgery may not be among the best in their field. Though this is a decision you have to make for yourself after meeting the orthopedic surgeons in person we are giving you a good start. Hopefully an end to your frustration even.
Orthopedic surgery is becoming ever more common as advancements allow for better hip and knee replacements which of course makes the demand for orthopedic surgeons higher. Find the best ones in Florida so you can find the surgeon that is right for you and your needs. Something as important as a hip replacement or any other orthopedic surgery, can’t be left to chance and all the time spent researching surgeons around can take up an awful lot of time. So here are the top orthopedic surgeons we have chosen in Florida.
Dr. Bates specializes in Sports Medicine and Joint Replacement. He first served as a Naval Flight Surgeon before completing an Orthopaedic Surgery Residency at the University of Florida. Dr. Bates was inducted into the Towson University Hall of Fame, and has also completed a fellowship in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine.
Dr. Freeman specializes in the treatment of hip and shoulder disorders in patients of all ages. He is one of a few Hip Preservation Surgeons in the United States. Advanced hip procedures include hip arthroscopy (hip scope), anterior total hip replacement (including robot-assisted), and surgical dislocation of the hip. Advanced shoulder procedures include shoulder arthroscopy for rotator cuff and labral repair, instability surgery, shoulder replacement, reverse shoulder replacement, and latissimus transfer. In addition, Dr. Freeman’s practice includes sports medicine, knee surgery, and general orthopaedics.
Dr. Durgin joined TOC in 2018 and specializes in total join reconstruction and orthopedic surgery. He had his Fellowship at Florida Orthopedic Institute.
St. Augustine, FL
Dr. Northrup has completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and became Board Certified in Orthopedic Surgery in 2000. Dr. Northup provides orthopedic care for sports injuries, fractures, arthritis, joint replacements, and workers compensation injuries.
Having completed his Fellowship training in Foot and Ankle Surgery at the University of Texas, Dr. Andrew Borom specializes in the treatment (both surgical and non-surgical) of musculoskeletal disorders of the lower extremities.
With over 25 years of experience Dr. Konsens had fellowships at Jewett Orthopaedic Clinic in Maryland, as well as Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre. He is American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery certified and specializes in reconstructive surgery of the knee, sports medicine, and joint replacement.
Dr. Jennifer Cook specializes in primary and revision knee replacements, hip arthroplasty, minimally invasive surgery, arthroscopy of the knee and shoulder, ligament reconstruction, cartilage restoration, and fracture management. She completed the Insall Scott Kelly fellowship in adult reconstruction and sports medicine in New York City.
Dr. Woo is a specialist in complex spinal and limb deformity treatment, as a highly trained specialist for the Pediatric Orthopaedic Program at the Walt Disney Pavilion at the Florida Hospital for Children. Not only a lead physician he is board certified and fellowship trained in pediatric orthopedics. Dr. Woo specializes in orthopedic care for children.
He is Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and is certified to sub-specialize in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine. Dr Jason currently works on providing the most advanced non-operative and operative treatments for sports injuries and arthritis.
Dr. Alvarez joined TOC in 2018 and in hand and upper extremities. He is in practice at the Capital Medical Boulevard.