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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (17)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Caldwell, Orthopaedic Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Caldwell has been reviewed by 41 patients who have provided 17 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.4
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. George Caldwell, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Caldwell graduated from Wake Forest University, Winston Salem. He has 7 awards.

American medical association physicians recognition award
Alpha omega alpha medical honor society (1987) bowman gray school of medicine
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Orthopaedic Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)


Dr. Caldwell has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Holy Cross Hospital (on staff) 
  • Broward General Medical Center 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. George Leonard Caldwell MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 24 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. George L. Caldwell practice?
Dr. George Caldwell has 1 office location.
Dr. George Caldwell practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Fort Lauderdale, FL.
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