Dr. Harry Temple, MD

Dr. Harry Temple, MD

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Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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60 y/o
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Dr. Harry Temple, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery and oncology.Read his story

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Top Care Areas

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Soft Tissue Sarcoma
very high
more than 89% of peers
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
normal
more than 71% of peers
Cancer
normal
more than 64% of peers

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Dr. Temple's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Temple "H. Thomas Temple, MD, is a general orthopaedic surgeon fellowship-trained in musculoskeletal oncology. He has a strong clinical interest in regenerative medicine. He also holds the title of Senior Vice President of Translation Research and Economic Development at Nova Southeastern University. Dr. Temple received his undergraduate degree from Harvard University, and his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. He completed an internship in general surgery and residency in orthopaedic surgery at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC. He trained in orthopaedic oncology at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Boston Children?s Hospital. Dr. Temple is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Orthopaedic Association, the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society, the International Skeletal Society, the American Association of Tissue Banks, the Girdlestone Society and the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society. Dr. Temple?s previous position was affiliated with University of Miami helping to train and mentor future surgeons. In addition to his teaching career, Dr. Temple has also authored over 150 scientific articles and book chapters. He is an Assistant Editor for Foot and Ankle International, a long-standing reviewer for Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research and the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery."
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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Oncology

1  Board Certifications

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

114  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Lymphoma
  • Anemia
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Bone and Soft Tissue Tumors
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Tumor
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Extremity Nonunion
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Hodgkin's Disease
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Leukocytosis
  • Limb Pain
  • Liver Cancer
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lung Cancer
  • Metabolic Bone Disease
  • Multiple Myeloma
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
  • Myeloproliferative Disorders
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Tumors
  • Neutropenia
  • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancytopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
  • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Still's Disease
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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59  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Amputation
  • Arm Surgery
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tarsal or Metatarsal
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Forefoot Reconstruction
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Hip Surgery
  • Injection Therapy
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
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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

  • Harvard Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Jefferson Medical College - Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Harvard University/ Mass General Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Temple has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Temple's Reviews

5.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Temple to family and friends
17 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Temple'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)

This was a perfect experience. The kindness was overwhelming. Thank you
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I would highly recommend Dr. Temple. He is an excellent orthopedic surgeon with the best bedside manner. My husband has been under his care since October 2017. After visiting several doctors since May 2017, Dr. Temple was able to diagnose and take care of his problem, which required surgery. My...more
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Great doctor and staff. I had a great experience in that information for diagnosis was carefully done and situation clearly and thoughtfully explained.
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I can’t say enough great things about Dr. Temple…I have been under his care for almost 3 years and happy to report that I have been given a clean bill of health for over 2 years. Dr. Temple has always taken time to explain the treatments or results of the test to a point of understanding. He always...more
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DR.TEMPLE IS THE BEST!! HE LISTENS , EXPLAINS SO U UNDERSTAND, TAKES TIME WITH YOU UNTIL YOU UNDERSTAND. HE IS KIND AND COMPASSIONATE AND AN EXCELLENT SURGEON AS WELL AS A DOWN TO EARTH PERSON. I HAVE BEEN HIS PATIENT FOR ALMOST 9 YEARS AND HAVE HAD TWO MAJOR SURGERIES WITH EXCELLENT RESULTS. I...more
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