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Dr. Sforzo grew up on Long Island, NY. After attending the University of Notre Dame and playing lacrosse as a Pre-Med major in Science, he attended the Stritch School of Medicine at Loyola University Chicago. Due to his exceptional aptitude he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical School Honor Society. He then completed his Orthopedic Surgery Residency and Fellowship in Hand and Shoulder Surgery at the University of Florida at Shands Hospital in Gainesville, Florida. Thereafter he founded his solo practice in Sarasota, Florida, which has now grown to three physicians to include Dr. Christopher Dillingham and Dr. Charles Stewart. Dr. Sforzo met his amazing wife Terri Vitale at the University of Notre Dame, and they married in 1998. They have two beautiful children. Dr. Sforzo is extremely involved in the local Sarasota and Bradenton communities. He currently is the medical consultant for the Out of Door Academy and the special hand physician for the Sarasota Orchestra. In addition he is a founding member of Monsters Lacrosse Academy, a non-profit lacrosse organization whereby he coaches and assists in college placement for aspiring players. The IMG Academy counts on Dr. Sforzo as a special consultant to their athletes, both professional and high school, and has seen countless top pro players, especially top ranked tennis players on the ATP and WTA Tours. Dr. Sforzo is also a teacher - he is an Assistant Professor in Orthopedic Surgery for the Florida State College of Medicine. Students from the University of Notre Dame will also work under Dr. Sforzo over the summer every year as part of a special summer service project through the University. Dr. Sforzo was a board member for the Conservation Foundation of the Gulf Coast in Sarasota for many years, a non-profit organization that amazingly saves land to preserve Florida's natural beauty, landscape, and wildlife for generations to come.
Our sole focus is to provide our patients with superb state of the art orthopedic care in a compassionate and caring environment. Our dedicated team is committed to taking the time to listen to your concerns, discuss your treatment options and help you return to feeling your best.