Orthopaedic Clinic Hours
Monday – Thursday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday Closed

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide exceptional orthopaedic care to our community in an efficient and compassionate manner.

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What our Clients are Saying About Us

Terry RussellTerry Russell
23:16 25 May 23
The staff along with all the nurses and doctors were so nice and tuned in to my pain. We found the problem we did surgery. What a great experience with them. Along with all the paperwork they had to do for my short term disability and insurance loans. Everyone was so compassionate and understanding. I would recommend them to all who need an orthopedic doctor. Thank all of you from the bottom of my heart.
Anna FulopAnna Fulop
14:20 25 May 23
Dr. Mates and Ms. Isabel are amazing. They did an excellent job to get rid of my pain, the surgery was very successful. I can't thank them enough.Follow ups are very informative and helpful. Both of them are very knowledgeable.Thank You very much DR. MATES and MS. ISABEL
Darlene ThurstonDarlene Thurston
01:33 25 Mar 23
Florida Joint Institute has been great. Great care, efficient staff. Well qualified.I never have to wait more than a few minutes to be seen. Dr Cook is a fantastic knee surgeon and Tom her physician assistant has been great. Very knowledgeable, caring, and a pleasure. I would recommend them to anyone needing a knee replacement.
Shannon Lacy MesickShannon Lacy Mesick
21:18 18 Feb 23
My husband had a Reverse Shoulder Replacement, surgery was performed by Dr. Cook. Dr. Cook did a wonderful job. Hardly any pain, minimal scaring. Started P.T. two weeks after surgery. Jeffery and Carmen in the P.T. department were wonderful!12 weeks of therapy and my husband was doing great.My husband and I highly recommend the Florida Joint Care Inst. for any ortho surgeries.
Janette McBainJanette McBain
16:43 13 Jan 23
I had to have emergency surgery when I was visiting my daughter and I was very lucky to get Dr. Mates as my surgeon. He did an excellent job and has the best bedside manner of any doctor I have ever had my follow ups have been excellent, the staff is friendly And efficient. I highly recommend Dr. Mates and the Florida joint care institute.
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