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David A. Padden, MD
 
David A. Padden, MD

David A. Padden, MD
Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon (American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons)

David A. Padden, MD is a board certified Johns Hopkins fellowship trained Orthopedic surgeon with over twenty years of experience specializing in total joint replacement of the hip and knee.

Education

  • Medical School: Saint Louis University
  • Internship: Montefiore Medical Center
  • Residency: SUNY Health Science Center – Brooklyn
  • Fellowship: Johns Hopkins University: Arthritis and Adult Reconstructive Surgery

Memberships

  • Fellow American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Fellow American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • Consultant for Stryker Corporation, International and National Instructor of Robotic Assisted Joint replacement of hip & knee for Stryker
  • Florida Medical Association
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
  • National Osteonecrosis Foundation

Areas of Specialty

  • Orthopedic Surgery – Board Certified
  • Hip Surgery – Board Certified
  • Knee Surgery– Board Certified

Special Areas of Interest

Reconstructive Surgery and Robotic Assisted Joint Replacement of the Hip and Knee

Focus Areas

Minimally invasive Muscle-sparing Anterolateral and direct anterior Robotic Assisted Total Hip Replacement, Robotic Assisted Total Knee Replacement, Revision Joint Replacement (Hip and Knee), Avascular necrosis (osteonecrosis).

Notable Work Experience

Cleveland Clinic Florida, Fort Lauderdale – Arthroplasty Surgeon (2000-2001), Holy Cross Orthopedic Institute: 2007-2016, Optimotion Orthopaedics 2017-18, Tenet Florida Physician Services West Boca Medical Center 10/2018

Certification

Diplomate of American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Fellowship

Arthritis & Adult Reconstructive (hip and knee) Surgery – Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine – Baltimore, MD (1998)

Residency/Internship

  • Residency, Orthopedic Surgery – SUNY Down-State – Brooklyn, NY (1997)
  • Internship, General Surgery – Montefiore Medical Center – New York (1991)

Higher Education

  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine – M.D. – Saint Louis, Missouri (1991)
  • Union College – Bachelor’s Degree – Schenectady, NY (1987)

Professional Associations

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • Florida Medical Association
  • National Osteonecrosis Foundation

Awards

  • Cum Laude, Union College
  • Cum Laude, Saint Louis University School of Medicine
  • Elected to Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society