David T. Watson, M.D.

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I take great pleasure in seeing people return to their active lifestyles after successful reconstruction.

Dr. Watson is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and board certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. He is fellowship trained in Orthopedic Trauma and Adult Reconstruction and Arthritis Surgery. He received his Medical degree from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. He performed his Orthopaedic Residency and Internship training at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario, Canada and completed his first fellowship training in Adult Reconstruction at Cornell University Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. He completed a second fellowship in Orthopaedic Trauma at Florida Orthopaedic Institute in Tampa, Florida. Dr. Watson cares for patients with severe musculoskeletal injuries, specializing in fracture-related problems and pelvis and hip reconstructions.

Dr. Watson is an assistant professor of orthopedics at the University of South Florida and a staff traumatologist with Orthopaedic Trauma Service, a division of Florida Orthopaedic Institute. He serves as a member of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association, the Florida Medical Association, and the International Association of Orthopedic Surgeons.

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  • Austin Thompson, PA-C


  • Fellowship, Orthopedic Trauma, Florida Orthopaedic Institute
  • Fellowship, Adult Reconstruction, Hospital for Special Surgery, Cornell University
  • Residency, Orthopedics, Queen’s University
  • Medical Degree, Dalhousie University

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