Dr. Gasser has been with the Florida Orthopaedic Institute since 1993. He attended the University of Maryland School of Medicine and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1987 as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Dr. Gasser completed his orthopaedic residency training at the University of Southern California, and his sports medicine fellowship at the renowned Southern California Center for Sports Medicine. He is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and holds an additional subspecialty certification in Sports Medicine.
Dr. Gasser presently serves as head team physician for the University of Tampa, Tampa Preparatory School, and Berkeley Preparatory School. He has also served as a team physician for numerous high schools, colleges, and professional organizations including the Tampa Bay Lightning, Tampa Bay Storm, Tampa Bay Rowdies, Tampa Bay Mutiny, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, University of South Florida, St. Leo University, and Plant High School. Dr.Gasser is a 30-year member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Arthroscopy Association of North America. He has lectured at medical conferences on a local, national, and international level, and is actively involved in research and education. In addition, he has authored numerous journal articles, book chapters, and instructional videos related to sports medicine injuries.
Dr. Gasser is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of South Florida, a Clinical Professor of Athletic Training and Physician Assistant Medicine at the University of Tampa, Vice President of the Florida Orthopaedic Institute, and director of its Sports Medicine Service. Additionally, he serves as the President and the Medical Director of the Florida Orthopaedic Institute Surgery Center. Dr. Gasser has extensive experience in arthroscopic knee and shoulder surgery and utilizes state of the art technology to best help his patients. He has been voted a prestigious member of the “Best Doctors in America” for 23 consecutive years. Dr. Gasser enjoys exercising, outdoor activities, traveling, and spending time with his family.