University of Florida, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

From our beginning in 1960, the University of Florida Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine program has earned a reputation for excellence in research, teaching and clinical care. Our commitment to patient health care motivates every aspect of our efforts, from the bedside to the classroom to the research lab. The foundation of our department is built on two outstanding  institutions: the University of Florida, a top 5 public university and Shands Healthcare, one of the Southeast's premier health systems.