About Us

In the quest for orthopedic excellence, the Orthopedic Research Department at Florida Hospital strives to develop deeper knowledge through the advancement of research and education.   We have a direct relationship with the Florida Hospital Orthopedic Institute Orlando, and we are led by nationally renowned orthopedic traumatologists and surgeons.   It is our mission to improve the quality of care and outcomes for our patients with musculoskeletal diseases or trauma by conducting studies that may advance medical/surgical treatments and techniques to improve our patients’ quality of life.  The Orthopedic Research Department conducts research studies in the areas of:

•    Osteoarthritis treatment
•    Surgical techniques
•    Investigational drug therapy 
•    Biomechanical devices
•    Musculoskeletal function and performance
•    Joint replacement