Dr. Stuart D. Patterson, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 56

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Hospital Quality

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Winter Haven Hospital
200 Avenue F North East
Winter Haven, FL 33881
Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center
40100 Us Highway 27 North
Davenport, FL 33837

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

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Central Florida Orthopaedic Surgery Associates, PL
Central Florida Orthopaedic Surgery Associates, P.L.
2000 E Edgewood Dr Ste 112
Lakeland, FL 33803
Central Florida Orthopaedic Surgery Associates, PL
Winter Haven Office
250 3rd St NW Ste 201
Winter Haven, FL 33881
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    Dr. Patterson's Experience

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    Dr. Patterson's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Microsurgery
    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
    • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Adult Joint Reconstruction
    • Advanced Tendon Reconstruction
    • Amputations
    • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
    • Arthrocentesis
    • Arthrodesis Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
    • Basal Thumb Joint Reconstruction
    • Bicep Repairs
    • Bone & Joint Repair
    • Bone & Joint Replacement
    • Bone Grafting
    • Bursa Injections
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Casting
    • Congenital Hand Surgery
    • Cyst Aspiration
    • De Quervain's Release
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
    • Elbow Arthroscopy
    • Elbow Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
    • Elbow Replacement
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
    • Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
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    • Excision of Skin Lesion
    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Fracture Care
    • Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand Reconstruction
    • Hand Surgery
    • Hand Tendon Repair
    • Hand, Elbow & Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
    • Hardware Removal
    • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Replacement
    • Injection of Tendon
    • Joint Drainage
    • Joint Injection
    • Joint Reconstruction Surgery
    • Joint Replacement Surgery
    • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Microsurgical Procedures
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Conduction Studies
    • Nerve Reconstruction
    • Nerve Surgery
    • Neuroplasty
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Open Reduction Internal Fixation (ORIF) of Hip Fracture
    • Osteotomy
    • Peripheral Nerve Decompression
    • Peripheral Nerve Surgery
    • Pollicization
    • Reconstructive Hand Surgery for Quadriplegic Persons
    • Removal End of Clavicle
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Reverse of Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Shoulder Arthroscopy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Reconstruction
    • Shoulder Replacement
    • Shoulder Stabilizations
    • Shoulder Surgery
    • Skin Grafts
    • Skin Surgery
    • Soft Tissue Injections
    • Soft Tissue Surgery
    • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
    • Sports Medicine Surgery
    • Steroid Injections
    • Subcromial Decompression
    • Synovial Biopsy
    • Tendon and Bursa Injections
    • Tendon Repair
    • Tendon Surgery
    • Tendon Transfer
    • Tommy John Surgery
    • Total Joint Replacement and Revisions
    • Total Shoulder Replacement
    • Tricep Repairs
    • Trigger Finger Release
    • Upper Extremity Reconstruction
    • Worker's Compensation Evaluations
    • Wound Care & Management
    • Wrist & Forearn Tenotomy
    • Wrist Fusion
    • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
    • Wrist Replacement
    • X-Ray
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    • Abscess
    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Adhesive Capsulitis of Shoulder
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis of the Elbow
    • Arthritis of the Finger
    • Arthritis of the Shoulder
    • Arthritis of the Wrist
    • Ataxia
    • Brachial Plexus Injuries
    • Bunion
    • Bursitis
    • Calcinosis Cutis
    • Carpal Fractures
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Clavicle Fracture
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Congenital Hand Anomaly
    • Contracture
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Degenerative Joint Disease in the Shoulder
    • Dislocated Joint
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Elbow Disorders
    • Elbow Injuries
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    • Elbow Pain
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Finger Disorders
    • Finger Joint Sprain
    • Foot Fracture
    • Forearm Injuries
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Ganglion of Wrist
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Gout
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Fracture
    • Hand Injuries
    • Hand Ligament Rupture
    • Hand Muscle Strain
    • Hand Neuropathy
    • Hand Pain
    • Impingement Syndrome
    • Knee Fracture
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Ligament Sprain
    • Low Back Pain
    • Muscle Conditions
    • Musculoskeletal Diseases
    • Nerve Conduction Disorders
    • Nerve Diseases & Disorders
    • Nerve Entrapment
    • Nerve Injury
    • Neurological Injuries
    • Occupational Injuries
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
    • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
    • Osteomyelitis
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Partially Dislocated Elbow (Nursemaid Elbow)
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
    • Pinched Nerve
    • Prosthetic Joint Mechanical Failure
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Injuries
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Scapular Fracture
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Instability
    • Shoulder Muscle Strain
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Shoulder Separation
    • Shoulder Sprain
    • Shoulder Tendinitis
    • Simple Fractures
    • Skin Lesion
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Spinal Cord Injury
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Sports Injuries
    • Strain of Muscle and-or Tendon of Forearm
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    • Systemic Sclerosis
    • Tendon Disorders
    • Tendon Injuries
    • Tendonitis
    • Torn Cartilage
    • Trigger Finger
    • Upper Extremity Infection
    • Upper Extremity Trauma
    • Work-Related Injuries
    • Wrist Disorders
    • Wrist Fracture
    • Wrist Injuries
    • Wrist Pain
    • Wrist Sprain
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    Background Check for Dr. Patterson

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    Awards

    Media & Publications

    • America's Top Surgeons, 2006-2010
    • Emergency Departments Must Balance Urgency, Demand, Bed Supply Hospitals feel pressure of crowding crisis.
    • Winter Haven Hospital Seeks Relationships With Other Facilities
    • CEO Named for Bartow Regional Medical Center
    • Distal biceps tendon repair: comparison of surgical techniques. Ron El-Hawary, Joy C Macdermid, ... Graham J W King. J Hand Surg Am 28(3):496-502 (2003) PMID 12772111 The differences between the 2 groups were relatively minor with the Morrey 2-incision technique showing a slightly more rapid recove
    • Ligamentous Stabilizers Against Posterolateral Rotatory Instability of the Elbow
    • Functional outcome of AO type C distal humeral fractures. Wade T Gofton, Joy C Macdermid, ... Graham J W King. J Hand Surg Am 28(2):294-308 (2003) PMID 12671863 Outcomes of AO type C distal humeral fractures were good with dual orthogonal plating, ulnar nerve transposition, and early motion. Additi
    • Outcome after open reduction and internal fixation of capitellar and trochlear fractures. James H Dubberley, Kenneth J Faber, ... Graham J W King. J Bone Joint Surg Am 88(1):46-54 (2006) PMID 16391249 Patients with isolated noncomminuted capitellar and/or trochlear fractures have better results tha
    • Glenoid vault endosteal dimensions: an anthropometric study with special interest in implant design. Ryan T Bicknell, Stuart D Patterson, ... James A Johnson. J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16(3 Suppl):S96-101 (2007) PMID 17097310
    • Quality-of-life outcome following hemiarthroplasty or total shoulder arthroplasty in patients with osteoarthritis. A prospective, randomized trial. Ian K Y Lo, Robert B Litchfield, ... Alexandra Kirkley. J Bone Joint Surg Am 87(10):2178-85 (2005) PMID 16203880
    • The influence of implant articular thickness and glenohumeral conformity on stability of an all-metal glenoid component. Ryan T Bicknell, Allan S L Liew, Matthew R Danter, Stuart D Patterson, Graham J W King, David G Chess and James A Johnson J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16(5):631-9 (2007) PMID 17507251
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Cape Town, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    University Of Natal, Addington Hospital
    Complete in 1982

    Residency Hospital

    McMaster University / Faculty of Health Sciences
    Complete in 1989
    St. Bartholomew's Hospital
    Complete in 1983
    U Natal/Addington Hosp
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    St. Michaels Hospital, University of Toronto
    Complete in 1990
    Tampa General Hospital
    Complete in 1991

    Undergraduate Schools

    University of Cape Town
    Graduated in 1981

    Other Education

    Battle Hospital
    Complete in 1983
    London Clinic
    Complete in 1983
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Patterson & Staff

    • English
    • Afrikaans
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Patterson's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Patterson has admitting privileges:

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    • Bartow Regional Medical Center

    • Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center

    • Winter Haven Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Patterson

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Patterson to family and friends

    93 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Patterson's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    84 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    93 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    94 responses
    same as
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 90 responses
    longer than
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    Experience with Dr. Patterson
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    93 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    92 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    93 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    93 responses
    above
    national average

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    • Medicare
    • MultiPlan
    • Preferred Care Partners
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    • Tricare
    • UniCare
    • WellCare
    • Zenith Administrators Inc
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    Office Locations

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    Central Florida Orthopaedic Surgery Associates, PL
    Central Florida Orthopaedic Surgery Associates, P.L.
    2000 E Edgewood Dr Ste 112
    Lakeland, FL 33803
    (863) 666-3436 (Office)
    (863) 667-3550 (Fax)
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    Central Florida Orthopaedic Surgery Associates, PL
    Winter Haven Office
    250 3rd St NW Ste 201
    Winter Haven, FL 33881
    (863) 666-3436 (Office)
    (863) 667-3550 (Fax)
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