George Caldwell, MD Sports Medicine

Dr George Caldwell, MD

Sports Medicine
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308

About Dr George Caldwell MD

Dr George Caldwell, MD is a doctor primarily located in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Their

Dr Caldwell has received 5 awards.


Caldwell Orthopedics and Sports Medicine 6000 N Federal Hwy Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308


Dr George Caldwell has the following 1 SPECIALTIES

Sports Medicine
A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.

Specialty Expertise

Dr George Caldwell has the following 11 expertise

  • ACL and ligament reconstruction
  • Acromioclavicular (AC) Joint
  • Adolescent ACL Reconstruction
  • Arthriscopic & Minimally Invasive Procedures
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Knee & Meniscus Pain
  • Labral and Slap Tears
  • Meniscal & Cartilage Surgery
  • Meniscus and cartilage repair
  • Rotator Cuff Repair (shoulder)
  • Shoulder


5 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2020, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2020, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2020, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2020, 2018, 2017, 2016)

    Vitals Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree recognizes doctors with the highest scores in bedside manner for five consecutive years. This honor is granted to a few distinct doctors in the United States based on experiences shared by patients.


Princeton University

Medical School

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More about Dr George Caldwell

Dr George Caldwell has been a leader in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery of the shoulder, elbow and knee. He has been a team physician for the NFL, MLB, NHL and numerous sports programs. Following Princeton University, he attended Wake Forest Medical School. He trained at the Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), the nation's number one orthopedic hospital. In addition, he completed two fellowships, one at the University of Pittsburgh and another in Switzerland. In research, Dr. Caldwell has developed groundbreaking anesthetic techniques to facilitate patients’ post-operative experience.

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