Dr. Christopher Grayson, MD

Dr. Christopher Grayson, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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35 y/o
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Dr. Christopher Grayson, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Palm Harbor, FL and has been practicing for 4 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic hip surgery, and more.Read his story

Florida Orthopaedic Institute

36413 US Highway 19 N

Palm Harbor, FL 34684
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Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Dimension Health
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • Health Net
  • Heritage Summit HealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Grayson performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Knee Disorders
high
more than 86% of peers
Hip Fracture
high
more than 84% of peers
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
high
more than 82% of peers

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Dr. Grayson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Grayson "Dr. Grayson received fellowship training in adult reconstruction at Indiana University Health and is a candidate Member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons as well as a member of the International Congress of Joint Reconstruction, and the Florida Orthopedic Society. He focuses on painful or infected total joints and partial knee replacements, and specializes in sameday total joint replacement surgery. Dr. Grayson has authored research on arthroplasty and joint replacement, including for PM&R, the peer-reviewed scientific journal of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Dr. Grayson has presented his research at the University of Florida, the University of Indiana and the Alachua County Medical Society. Dr. Grayson grew up in South Louisiana and obtained his undergraduate degree in biological science at Louisiana State University (LSU). During his time there, he worked as an assistant to the LSU football team orthopedic surgeon, worked in a research lab and developed a love for Louisiana cooking. It was also during this time that his father had both of his knees replaced and he developed a passion for joint replacement. He obtained his Doctor of Medicine from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in 2009. In his spare time, Dr. Grayson enjoys spending time with his family, traveling and cooking."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Grayson ""My goal is to provide care that will allow my patients to return to  the activities they love.""

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

68  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arteritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Muscle Strain
  • Hip Pain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patella Tendon Tears
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Perthe's Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Quadriceps Tendon Tears
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shin Splints
  • Slipped Epiphysis
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thigh Injuries
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
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40  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthritis Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Casting
  • Computer-Assisted Total Hip Replacement
  • Corticosteroid Treatment
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • 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 and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Resurfacing
  • Knee Surgery
  • Meniscal Allograft Transplant
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Revision of Total Joint
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Joint Replacement
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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

  • Louisiana State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2005
  • Louisiana State University School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • University of Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Indiana University / School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Grayson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Grayson's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Grayson to family and friends
12 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Grayson's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

Dr Grayson did a knee replacement for me. I’m 73 yrs old and my recovery period was amazing. Surgery was Feb 27th. I just walked almost 9 miles at Disney world this week, May 21st. No problems with stairs or rides. He uses the latest technology. He diagnosed my problem quickly and correctly. ...more
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In my opinion, Dr. Grayson is GREAT. Most important, he treats you like a human person and not a machine. He talks to you and explain your procedure and actual condition, etc. His assistant, Christina, is also GREAT, very professional and considered and also with big time knowledge.
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This man replaced both of my knees and did a spectacular job. He is a wonderful person and doctor. His assistant is on top of everything and is willing to do what ever she can to help you and make your time with them as pleasant as possible.
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Dr. Grayson took time to answer any questions and address any concerns we had regarding my husband's knew replacement. He uses devices that have a longstanding success rate and his procedural techniques and surgical follow up seem to be what is best for the patient and their recovery. We couldn't...more
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Awe, thank you for the kind review Kim & Anthony! We are pleased to hear that Dr. Grayson exceeded your expectations and that you are pleased with the outcome from your husband's knee replacement. We'll happily share your review with he and his team.

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Dr Grayson was very patient in explaining my need for a total hip replacement and what I could expect after surgery. I am extremely pleased with my surgery results and highly recommen
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Reva, thank you for taking time to rate your experience with Dr. Grayson. We are so happy that he was able to explain all the details necessary for your surgery and we thank you for your recommendation.

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