There are less than a handful of recognized surgeons in Florida on this list. We are blessed to have one of them on our team.
Tampa, FL (PRWEB) January 14, 2015
Doctor Joseph M. Zavatsky at Florida Orthopedic Institute and member of the Florida Hospital Carrollwood Spine Center team has been proudly named as one of sixty-three nationwide honorees by Becker’s Spine Review for the top “63 scoliosis-focused spine surgeons to know.” As one of sixty-three nationwide honorees, Dr. Zavatsky of Tampa, FL was named one of sixty-three surgeons focused on scoliosis development nationwide to know.
Dr. Zavatsky, an orthopedic spine surgeon at FOI, most recently served as the director of the spine, scoliosis and deformity institute and spine fellowship program at Oschner Medical Center in New Orleans. He is a member of numerous professional societies, including the International Spine Study Group and Scoliosis Research Society. He has authored more than 10 peer-reviewed publications, six book chapters and eight abstracts. In his spare time he participates in the annual school scoliosis screenings for underserved children. Additionally, Dr. Zavatsky has been listed as one of the top spine surgeon leaders in the nation performing MIS surgery in patients for the correction of spinal deformity.
“There are less than a handful of recognized surgeons in Florida on this list. We are blessed to have one of them on our team,” said Joe Johnson, Florida Hospital Carrollwood President and CEO. “The Florida Hospital Carrollwood Spine Center Team has been dedicated to establishing a healing environment focused on the safety, quality, and an exceptional experience given to our patients. It is so great to see Dr. Zavatsky acknowledged for his vast accomplishments as a spine surgeon.”
For more information on the Becker’s list of 63 scoliosis-focused spine surgeons to know, please visit http://www.beckersspine.com.
About Florida Hospital Carrollwood
Florida Hospital Carrollwood is a 120-bed facility that specializes in providing comprehensive medical services to community residents in the northern Tampa Bay region. A member of the West Florida Region of Florida Hospital and Adventist Health System, the hospital offers exceptional surgical, ER and Wound Healing services in an environment focused on Christian compassion and whole-person health and healing. The hospital has also achieved several firsts in the region, including the development of a state-of-the-art Spine Center of Excellence, utilizing the Mazor Renaissance™ Spine Robot, as well as achieving the notable HIMSS Level 7 designation for the facility’s dedication to electronic systems and patient safety. For more information, please visit http://www.fhcarrollwood.org. For information about Florida Hospital Carrollwood Occupational Health Services, please visit http://www.floridaortho.com.
About Becker’s Spine Review
Becker's Healthcare is the leading source of cutting-edge business and legal information for healthcare industry leaders. Becker's ASC Review, Becker's Spine Review, Becker’s Hospital Review, and Becker's Clinical Quality and Infection Control publish a number of lists of outstanding facilities and individuals throughout the year. These lists include the 100 Great Places to Work in Healthcare, the 100 Great Hospitals in America and the 30 Most Powerful People in Healthcare, as well as a variety of lists on outstanding physicians, healthcare leaders, hospitals and surgery centers.