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Florida Ortho Surgeons is now Florida Orthopaedic Institute

By combining our resources, we’re making the highest quality subspecialty orthopedic care more available across Tampa Bay.

Here’s what you can expect:

  • Excellence. You will continue to receive the exceptional orthopedic care you expect from FSOSM, now with expanded access to additional world-renowned orthopedic specialists and services.
  • Consistency. As a patient, you don’t have to take any action. Office hours, locations, and care teams will remain unchanged.
  • Convenience. A more comprehensive team of orthopedic specialists, diagnostic services, therapy and surgical solutions throughout Tampa Bay.
  • Innovation. Benefit from the latest technology and leading-edge practices due to FOI’s commitment to advancing rigorous academics and ongoing education.

FSOSM and FOI have a shared commitment to practicing high-quality, patient-centered care supported by dedicated care teams. We’re proud to be able to combine our practices so patients have greater access to the best orthopedic solutions in West Florida.

Hand pain
Elbow Pain
Neck pain
Knee Pain
Hip pain
Ankle pain


We provide orthopedic care at two convenient locations in West Florida.

New Port Richey

5243 Hanff Lane
Port Richey, FL 34652

Palm Harbor

3890 Tampa Road
Suite 202
Palm Harbor, FL 34684

"With access to the latest research and pioneering technologies, this partnership expands and transforms our ability to take orthopedic care to whole new levels of clinical excellence. It's exciting to be part of an innovative organization with a vast internal infrastructure and supportive leadership bench."

Peter J. Howard, MD
Florida Ortho Surgeons

Dr. Peter J. Howard


Our physicians are experts in the field of orthopedics and within their own subspecialties.

  • Steven Arnold, MD – Primary Care Sports Medicine
  • Sang H. Choi, MD – General Orthopedic / Sports Medicine
  • Peter J. Howard, MD – General Orthopedic / Sports Medicine
  • Steven C. Mirabello, MD – General Orthopedic / Sports Medicine
  • Mark D. Torke, MD – General Orthopedic / Sports Medicine
  • Zachary Wells, DO – General Orthopedic, Adult Reconstruction (Starting in August)

FAQs about our merger & Florida Orthopedic Institute

Receive world-class care for your orthopedic needs