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Orthopedic Care Center

Did you know Florida Hospital Tampa offers world class, nationally recognized orthopedic services? Whether you have a broken bone, back problems or painful joints, our comprehensive, multi-disciplinary team provides a full spectrum of musculoskeletal care, including prevention, emergency care, diagnostic testing, education, surgery, rehabilitation and home care. We are committed to enhancing your mobility and helping to improve your quality of life.

Our board-certified orthopedic surgeons are experts in complex orthopedic procedures and are dedicated to providing you with the options most appropriate for your condition. They are the highest trained orthopedic surgeons in the area. Whether it's an arthroscopic approach or total joint replacement, a surgical treatment option can allow years of pain-free living that would not have been possible otherwise.

What We Offer

We offer the latest advancements in minimally invasive joint replacement surgeries, in which smaller incisions, compared to traditional methods, are used. This allows us to perform more than 1200 joint replacements each year. In addition, this type of orthopedic surgery means shorter healing times, less scarring and less time spent in the hospital.

Revolutionary Knee Replacement Procedure

Florida Hospital Tampa is the first in the Tampa Bay area to offer the Vanguard XP Preserving Knee replacement surgery.The new surgical implant option can be used in place of a full knee replacement as it preserves healthy ligaments, including the ACL, and improves range of motion while increasing joint stability and natural movement in patients.


Our innovative PreCare program at Florida Hospital Tampa takes the mystery out of surgery and recovery. Unique PreCare and patient education programs include:

  • Total joint replacement videos and booklets
  • Pre-operative education
  • Instruction on exercise, transfer techniques and activities of daily living
  • Discharge planning
  • Family support and assistance
  • Advanced pain management

For a referral to an Orthopedic Care Center doctor or for more information, make an appointment today.