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Friday, February 14, 2014 - Robert Duarte, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Accepting New Patients

Specializing in Total Joint Reconstruction & Replacement

As a total joint specialist, Dr. Robert Duarte' is fellowship-trained in joint reconstruction and replacement, but he is also an expert in general orthopedics, hip and knee resurfacing and reshaping, as well as muscle sparing surgical approaches such as direct anterior hip replacement.  He has participated in research studies on osteoarthritis and total knee replacement. His surgical training includes cutting-edge  computer navigation and MAKO® robotic surgery technology. 

He received his bachelors degree from Nova Southeastern University in his hometown of Fort Lauderdale, Florida where he also served as a teaching assistant in both physics and organic chemistry.  He then received his medical degree from Florida State University College of Medicine in Tallahassee, and went on to complete his residency in orthopaedic surgery at  Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, where he also served as a dissection lab instructor.  Most recently, Dr. Duarte completed his fellowship in adult orthopaedic reconstruction and arthritis surgery at the Florida Orthopaedic Institute in Tampa.

Appointments with Dr. Duarte' are available within 48 hours. Call 337-494-4900 for more information.

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