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Douglas R Stringham, MD Orthopedic Surgery

Douglas R Stringham, MD

Orthopedic Surgery
Delray Beach, FL 33446 (1 other location)
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About Douglas R Stringham MD

Douglas R Stringham, MD is a doctor primarily located in Delray Beach, FL, with another office in Plantation, FL. He has 33 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopedic Surgery. Stringham is affiliated with Memorial Hospital Pembroke, Westside Regional Medical Center and Memorial Hospital West. He speaks Spanish, English.

Locations

Douglas R Stringham has 2 locations

Orthopaedic Center Of South Florida 15127 S Jog Rd Ste 209 Delray Beach, FL 33446
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Orthopaedic Center Of South Florida 600 S Pine Island Rd Ste 300 Plantation, FL 33324
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Specialties

Douglas R Stringham has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

An orthopaedic surgeon is a physician who specializes in diagnosis and surgical treatment of injuries and disorders involving the musculoskeletal system, such as hip replacements and arthroscopic knee surgery.In addition to treating trauma to the musculoskeletal system, these doctors also deal with sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors and congenital disorders.

Specialty Expertise

Douglas R Stringham has the following 4 expertise

  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine
  • Hip Osteoarthritis

Education

33 Years Experience

University Of Utah School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1988

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More about Douglas R Stringham

Dr. Douglas Stringham practices General Orthopedic surgery with specialization in the treatment of sports injuries, fractures, and cartilage defects. He is Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and he is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. Dr. Stringham graduated Magna Cum Laude from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He attended medical school at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City.After graduating from medical school he moved to Tampa, Florida to complete a General Surgery Internship at the University of South Florida. Dr. Stringham remained at the University of South Florida to begin an Orthopedic Surgery Residency before moving to Tucson, Arizona to complete his orthopedic residency at the University of Arizona.Because of interest in sports injuries, Dr. Stringham returned to the University of Utah to complete a Sports Medicine Fellowship in Orthopedic Surgery. During this fellowship he was involved in the orthopedic care of a wide variety of athletic injuries in national-caliber athletes from football and basketball players to gymnasts and ballerinas. Also, during the ski season he was the weekend physician at one of the major ski resorts outside of Salt Lake City.After returning to Florida, Dr. Stringham traveled to Sweden to learn an innovative technique for the treatment of cartilage injuries from the pioneer of that procedure. Dr. Stringham was the first orthopedic surgeon in Florida to perform Carticel Surgery. Carticel Surgery is a technique in which articular cartilage injuries in the knee are repaired by reimplanting the patient’s own cartilage cells that have been grown in culture.Dr. Stringham is certified by the Florida Division of Workers’ Compensation. He has lectured across the nation on many orthopedic topics and he has authored notable research articles that have been published in peer-reviewed medical journals.Dr. Stringham enjoys a wide variety of sports including water skiing, downhill skiing, mountain biking, and rollerblading. Having lived in Spain for two years, Dr. Stringham is fluent in Spanish and thus better able to care for the significant Spanish-speaking population in South Florida.