Orthopaedic services specialize in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the musculoskeletal system. These can include musculoskeletal trauma, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital conditions.
At Florida Hospital, highly-skilled orthopaedic physicians provide the highest quality care for patients of all ages. Supported by orthopaedic nurses, surgical teams, radiologists and therapists, they performed more than 90,000 orthopedic surgeries in the last 35 years alone. In fact, Florida Hospital has performed more orthopaedic surgeries than any other hospital in Florida, including the first total knee replacement and arthroscopic surgeries in the state – evidence of our commitment to offering the most advanced technologies and procedures available.
This volume provides our skilled physicians with unique knowledge and precision resulting in new innovations and better outcomes for our patients. It also contributes to a level of expertise you can depend on.
Our orthopaedic specialty programs include:
The Hand Center
The Spine Center
A History of Leadership
Since 1936, rich history, state-of-the art procedures and friendly, compassionate care have been the hallmark of Florida Hospital's orthopedic services. Renowned for progressive medical programs and innovative approaches to new ideas, Florida Hospital is widely regarded as having one of the top orthopedic programs in the nation. In addition to impressive medical accomplishments, Florida Hospital has earned recognition among appreciative patients, as well as esteemed professional organizations throughout the country. With regard to Florida Hospital’s exceptional performance:
Florida Hospital performs more knee and hip surgeries than any other hospital in the state and is second in the nation.
Patients over the age of 65 have made Florida Hospital the number one Medicare hospital in the United States for orthopedic for hips, knees and shoulders.
AARP Magazine has awarded Florida Hospital its prestigious “ Top 10” hospital ranking for knees and hips.
Orthopaedic Network News has ranked Florida Hospital as one of the top orthopedic programs for the past 10 years.
A Commitment to Healing
At the heart of our diverse team of physicians and specialists is a sincere commitment to treating the whole person, as well as the injury or disease itself. Each patient receives an individualized plan of care that promotes healing, health and well-being. Our comprehensive approach provides a unique opportunity for patients with orthopedic conditions to improve their quality of life in a supportive environment.