Dr. Charles B. Craythorne, MD

Dr. Charles B. Craythorne, MD

Orthopedic Surgery | Male | 55 years old

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 Read more

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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

Dr. Craythorne says...

  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Biceps Tendon Tear at the Elbow
  • Biceps Tendon Tear at the Shoulder
  • Chronic Shoulder Instability
  • Rotator Cuff Tears
  • Shoulder Impingement/Rotator Cuff Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Injuries in the Throwing Athlete
  • SLAP Tears
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Elbow Injuries in the Throwing Athlete
  • Elbow (Olecranon) Bursitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI)
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Osteoarthritis of the Hip
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Muscle Strains in the Thigh
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries of Knee
  • Meniscal Tears
  • Patellar Tendon Tear
  • Quadriceps Tendon Tear
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture (Tear)
  • Fractures

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  •  Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Orthopedic Surgery

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

Education

  • Medical School
    Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 1988

  • Internship Hospital
    Hospital Of University Penn

    Completed in 1989

  • Residency Hospital
    Hospital Of University Penn

    Completed in 1993

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Am Sports Med Institute

    Completed in 1994

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Procedures Performed

  • 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