Dr. Charles Craythorne, MD

Dr. Charles Craythorne, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  |  
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55 y/o
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Dr. Craythorne is a board-certified Orthopaedic Surgeon who is fellowship trained in Sports Medicine. Areas of interest include arthroscopic surgical treatment of the knee, shoulder and hip. He cares for professional and recreational athletes alike, helping patients of all ages get back to their active lifestyle. Dr. Craythorne favors a conservative approach to many conditions utilizing skilled rehabilitation on premises. We take pride in our excellent outcomes using superior surgical techniques that have been proven over time. Our goal is to provide the best outcome for your condition coupled with fast return to function. Dr. Craythorne received his Doctorate of Medicine form the University of Miami School of Medicine and served his internship and residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He was selected for fellowship training in Sports Medicine with Dr. James Andrews and Dr. William Clancey at the American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, AL. Dr. Craythorne has been in practice in Tampa, FL since 1994. Professional Associations American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Awards & Accolades J. Crockett Farnell Award 2007 for contribution to amateur football. John J. Forman Award for most outstanding surgical student 1988 3-M Clinical Award for excellence in Orthopaedic Research 1995 Office Hours Monday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Tuesday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Wednesday: 8:30 am – 4:00 pm Thursday: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Friday:8:30 am – 4:00 pm

Tampa Bay Orthopedics

613 S Magnolia Ave Ste 1

Tampa, FL 33606
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Accepted insurance

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CBA Health Insurance

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Dr. Craythorne's Experience

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Dr. Craythorne's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Hospital Of University Penn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Hospital Of University Penn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Am Sports Med Institute
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Craythorne has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Craythorne's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Craythorne to family and friends
3.5
based on 11 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Craythorne's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Tampa, FL |
Even if you have an appt. you'll be pushed to the back of the line if a pro athlete walks in. I waited 1 1/2 hours without seeing the doctor because I left in frustration. Extremely unprofessional practice of medicine.
in TAMPA FL |
STEVE ECKSTEIN": POSSIBLY "THE BEST DOCTOR EVER": DEFINITELY, THE most "amazing ORTHOPEDIC SURGICAL DOCTOR"(WHOM "SAVED MY "PROVERBIAL MEDICAL/PHYSICAL A.S"( RECOMMENDING NO" KNEE REPLACEMENT SURGERY" & EDUCATING ME AS TO THE " ANATOMICAL ASPECTS" OF " NO WAY, JOSE,(MY WORDS),: no surgical possiblity to "reconnect my " many years old "torn right tendon/bicep";(NOTE} at least "2" prominent "TAMPA BAY AREA SURGEONS(TALKING "PROMINENT DOCS} HAD "CONVINCED ME(100% ACCURACY}OTHERWISE.
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Dr. Craythorne accepts 27 insurance carriers
  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Altius Health Plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    Medicare
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CBA Health Insurance
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dimension Health
    Worker's Compensation
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield of Utah

Hospitals where Dr. Craythorne has admitting privileges

Memorial Hospital of Tampa
2901 W Swann Ave
Tampa, FL 33609
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