Dr. John S Waters MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. John Waters is an orthopedic surgeon in Gainesville, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including North Florida Regional Medical Center and UF Health Shands Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Florida College of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. He is one of 14 doctors at North Florida Regional Medical Center and one of 20 at UF Health Shands Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

UF Health Shands Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

North Florida Regional Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University of Florida
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1976–1980

Vanderbilt University
Residency, General Surgery, 1975–1976

University of Florida College of Medicine
Class of 1975

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

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