Dr. Stuart Patterson specializes in hand surgery, orthopedic surgery in Lakeland, Florida.
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Dr. Stuart Patterson has been identified as specializing in Hand Surgery and Orthopedic Surgery.
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Dr. Stuart Patterson accepts the following plans at Central Florida Orthopaedic Surgery Associates PL
- United Healthcare
- AvMed Health Plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
A hospital affiliation covers any doctor who has an affiliation, association or admitting privilege with a hospital. A doctor's particular affiliation to a specific hospital can translate to the overall quality of that provider.
Dr. Patterson is affiliated with 1 hospital:
2200 Osprey Blvd
Bartow, FL 33830
Dr. Patterson attended medical school at University of Cape Town Faculty of Medicine and graduated in 1981 having 33 years experience.
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19 Years Experience
Lakeland Regional Medical Center