Our nationally-recognized team specializes in helping patients get back to the life they love.


As one of Florida’s top orthopaedic and sports medicine practices, the Institute for Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine represents advanced orthopaedic treatments and continues to explore and achieve the best possible outcomes for our patients. The Institute for orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine is one of Florida’s premiere destinations for Orthopaedic care with highly experienced, board certified orthopaedic surgeons who specialize in a wide variety of orthopaedic specialties.

The Institute for Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine incorporates the clinical, educational, and investigational aspects of athletic injuries and Orthopaedic care. Our Orthopedic Team treats the full spectrum of orthopaedic and athletic injuries in adults, not only in organizational contexts such as high school, college, and professional athletics, but also in the care of recreational athletes.

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A Patient-First Approach to Orthopaedic Care & Sports Medicine


About Us

The Institute for Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine is a place where genuine care and patient satisfaction is our highest mission. We pledge to work together to provide the finest services for our patients. The Institute for Orthopaedic Surgery & Sports Medicine's experience instills trust, encourages lifelong relationships, and fulfills even the unexpressed wishes and needs of our patients.

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Patient Reviews

“The Follweiller crew was amazing. I always felt like I was at "Cheers". Everyone involved was professional, courteous and everything I'd hoped for. Having surgery is very disconcerting but the staff made me feel like everything was in control as it was. Thank you all so much.” - By Steve I

“Dr. Markovich performed my total knee replacement surgery nearly 1 year ago, and I have absolutely no regrets. Yes it was painful and the rehab was hard, but I can walk without discomfort and climb stairs which I could not do a year ago. Thank you!” - By Candace R

“When I met George Markovich, MD. last October I knew we were going to be a dynamic team. My having 35 yrs in Acute Care health svcs (Nursing) didn't hurt, and Dr. Markovich did acknowledge same. ” - By Linda LeSure


Exceptional People. Extraordinary Care.