Dr. Vernon Morris Jr, MD

Dr. Vernon Morris Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 69
Dr. Vernon Morris Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Temple University School Of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

3001 N Rocky Point Dr

Tampa, FL 33607

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Assurant Health
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
more than 93% of peers
more than 85% of peers
Herniated Disc
more than 80% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Morris Jr "Our mission is simple. We want to alleviate the pain of all chronic back and neck pain sufferers. In a caring and professional manner, we will do everything possible to treat every patient with respect and consideration."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

23  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bone Spur
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondolthesis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis

3  Procedures

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.


  • Temple University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Hospital Of University Penn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Temple University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • AMA Award for Physician Recognition, 1990
  • AMA Award for Physician Recognition, 1984
  • AMA Award for Physician Recognition, 1987
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Morris Jr' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Morris Jr to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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  • 1

Dr. Morris Jr' 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
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