Orthopedic Specialists of SW Florida’s state-of-the-art, 36,000 square-foot facility incorporates the latest in leading-edge technology in order to provide optimal care for patients who have bone, joint, muscle and spine problems. Our office includes five Centers of Excellence and a full Physical Therapy and Occupational/Hand Therapy division, which work in close coordination with our physicians to provide non-operative, preoperative, post-operative and preventive care.
We are pleased to announce that Dr. Francesca Swartz joined our practice on Tuesday, July 11th!! Dr. Swartz completed her Sports Medicine Fellowship with Dr. Kevin Plancher in Cos Cob, CT and Manhattan, NY. She worked with the United Football League in Hartford, CT and with the teams of Manhattanville College in Rye, New York. Additionally, Dr. Swartz participated in a Pediatric Sports Medicine program as a visiting Fellow. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Swartz to our practice!
Orthopedic Specialists of SW Florida, we understand that every patient is a unique person with a compelling story. We continually learn from working with our patients in order to enhance our quality of care. Read about their experiences and how we are improving their lives.
Orthopedic surgeon Dr. P. Jeffrey Richards recently sat down with Lee Health’s Lindsey Morton and his patient Rick to discuss the quick recovery and many benefits of an alternative rotator cuff repair. Dr. Richards is a Fellowship-Trained Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in surgery of the Hand, Wrist, Elbow, and Shoulder. Click to the video to learn more about rotator cuff tears and repairs.
As experts and specialists in treating the most challenging workers’ compensation cases, we endeavor to provide the right care, at the ideal time, to ensure the best outcome. Our dedicated full service worker’s compensation team is easily accessible; and can provide timely treatment and prompt reporting to assist the injured worker in returning to functionality, and employment.