Dr. Christopher Linberg, MD

Dr. Christopher Linberg, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
42 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Christopher Linberg, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Lutz, FL and has been practicing for 10 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, sports medicine, and more.Read his story

The Center for Bone and Joint Disease

16506 Pointe Village Dr Ste 109

Lutz, FL 33558
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna

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Top Care Areas

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

Knee Arthroscopy
more than 61% of peers
Knee Disorders
more than 56% of peers
Runner's Knee
more than 52% of peers

Dr. Linberg's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Linberg's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Linberg "Dr. Christopher Linberg is a board certified orthopedic surgeon who is dedicated to working with patients to help develop a treatment plan individualized for their goals. He is a graduate of the United States Air Force Academy where he excelled both academically and athletically. Dr. Linberg then attended the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine where his academic success led him to be selected for training in orthopaedic surgery. He completed his surgical training at Wayne State University and the prestigious Mayo Clinic. While at the Mayo Clinic, he learned the latest advancements in orthopaedics from the nation’s leading surgeons. His research was published and presented at national meetings. After completing his surgical training, Dr Linberg was assigned to MacDill AFB in Tampa. While there, his skills led him to becoming the Chief of Orthopaedics. His dedication to patients also led him to be selected by his peers to chair the base’s medical ethics function. Dr Linberg had the unique opportunity to deploy to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. While there he performed over 250 surgical cases and participated in over 13 mass causality operations. Most of these cases involved severely injured polytrauma patients. His efforts earned him an Army Commendation Medal. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Linberg " He is a firm believer in exhausting non-operative treatment prior to surgery when appropriate."

3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

68  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
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53  Procedures

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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.


  • Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Wayne State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Mayo Clinic Graduate School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Linberg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Linberg's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Linberg to family and friends
4 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Linberg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I would most definitely recommend Dr. Linberg to family and friends. Being in the health care field myself, I know what to look for in terms of good care...Dr. Linberg, his physical therapists, and his office staff exceeded my expectations. Having the PT services right in the office allowed Dr....more
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My husband and I have been in Dr. Linberg’s care for many years. He is very knowledgeable and thorough. He explains things in a way that is very understandable. Wonderful “bedside manner”. Dr. Linberg discusses treatment options with his patients; unlike some who would automatically do surgery. I...more
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Dr.Lindberg,was very helpful with the time he took to explain to me my options to a speedy recovery for the injury to my shoulder, I would recommend Dr.Lindberg and his staff to anyone who is in need of an Orthopedic or anyone who requires therapy for their injuries.
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