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Ronald Hayter, MD

Orthopedic Surgery

The Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers
1660 Gulf to Bay Blvd
Clearwater, FL 33755

Phone Number: (727) 446-5633

About Ronald Hayter


Dr. Ronald Hayter, MD is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and has been an orthopedic surgeon for over 22 years.

Dr. Hayter is affiliated with the Florida Orthopedic Society and is a Founding Member of the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation. He's also a founder and director of the Medical College of Georgia Tissue Bank.

Known locally as one of the most experienced orthopedic surgeons in Tampa, Florida, Dr. Hayter is part of the expert orthopedic staff at Largo Medical Center, as well as The Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers, located in Clearwater and Palm Harbor.

Dr. Ronald Hayter performs procedures such as: hip replacements, knee resurfacing, knee and shoulder arthroscopy and treats conditions such as: osteoarthritis, tendinitis, and degenerative joint diseases.



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Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures & Conditions

Tendinitis, Osteoarthritis, Degenerative Joint Disease in Knee, Degenerative Joint Disease in Shoulder, Shoulder Joint Replacement, Hip Arthroscopy, Knee Arthroscopy, Hip Replacements, Knee Resurfacing, Hip Resurfacing

Medical Education & Training

Medical School: University of Texas Medical School-Houston
Internship: Medical College of Georgia Hospitals
Residency: Medical College of Georgia Hospital & Clinic
Fellowship: Joint Inplant Surgeons & Ohio State University

Certifications & Memberships

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery


Florida Orthopedic Society, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, Founding Member - Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation, Founder and Director - Medical College of Georgia Tissue Bank

Office Locations and Office Hours

The Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers
1660 Gulf to Bay Blvd
Clearwater, FL 33755
Phone: (727) 446-5633
Fax: (727) 447-6312

Office Hours

Clearwater Office: Mon - Thurs: 8:00am - 5:00pm, Fri: 8:00am - 1:00pm Palm Harbor Office: Mon - Wed: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Accepted Insurance

Aetna Aetna - Choice POS II Aetna HMO Blue Cross and Blue Shield Blue Cross and Blue Shield - BlueCard PPO CIGNA Cigna - Open Access Cigna HMO Cigna PPO Great West Healthcare PPO Coventry Health Care Coventry Coventry Group Health Plan PPO First Health PPO Humana Humana - Choice Care PPO Medicaid Medicare Medicare (General) UnitedHealthCare United HealthCare - Choice Plus POS United HealthCare - Options PPO

Additional Locations

Florida Knee & Orthopedic Center

35111 US 19 N.
Palm Harbor, FL 34684
Phone: (727) 446-5633
Fax: (727) 447-6312