- Fellowship: University of Florida, Primary Care Sports Medicine
- Residency: University of Florida, Family Medicine
- Medical Degree: University of Florida, College of Medicine
Patients often don't care what you know until they know that you care. It is my goal to not only provide the best medical outcomes, but to develop trust and meaningful relationships with all my patients.
Dr. Prine is board certified by the American Board of Family Medicine in Family Medicine and Primary Care Sports Medicine. He was raised on his family’s farm in rural north Florida near the town of Mayo. He completed both his undergraduate and medical degrees at the University of Florida, then completed a residency in Family Medicine and a fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine.
Dr. Prine began his career working for Shands Lake Shore Sports Medicine and Musculoskeletal Center where he served as medical director for two years before joining the faculty at the University of Florida’s Department of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. He served as Team Physician for the Santa Fe College Saints and Consultant Physician for the Florida Gators, as well as many areas’ high school teams. He was the medical director of the area’s first urgent care orthopedic specialty clinic.
Dr. Prine cares for most nonsurgical orthopedic and musculoskeletal issues, including minor fractures, arthritic joint pain, tendon and ligament injuries, and return-to-play decisions for sports injuries. He performs office-based injection procedures using ultrasound guidance, including steroids, viscosupplementation, and PRP.
Dr. Prine takes pride in treating patients of all ages and activity levels, so they can perform activities that bring quality and meaning to their lives.
Dr. Prine enjoys spending time with his wife and his large family of 5 kids. They take up much of his spare time, and they enjoy traveling, hiking, hunting, fishing, and wakeboarding. Dr. Prine is an active member of Countryside Baptist Church where he helps lead the praise and worship team and enjoys traveling with missionary teams around the world providing free medical care and spreading the gospel to unreached people groups.