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Dr. Neil Kumar

Dr. Neil Kumar is a Valrico native who recently joined Brandon Orthopedic Associates as an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and arthroscopic procedures. Dr. Kumar is a graduate of Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia. He completed his orthopedic residency training at Drexel and was elected chief resident and an American Orthopaedic Association Emerging Leader. Dr. Kumar completed a sports medicine fellowship at the University of Connecticut/Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, one of the nation’s top institutions for adult and pediatric sports medicine.

Dr. Kumar has numerous publications in the areas of knee, shoulder, and elbow surgery. He has presented at several regional and national conferences and reviews scientific articles for the American Journal of Sports Medicine. He is currently a member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy Association of North America, Pediatric Research in Sports Medicine Society, and American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Dr. Kumar specializes in adult and pediatric sports medicine, with expertise in knee ligament reconstruction, meniscus injuries, shoulder labrum tears and dislocation, and rotator cuff repair using minimally invasive techniques. He has a particular interest the treatment of young athletes, with proficiency in cartilage restoration, patella (kneecap) dislocation, and ACL surgery in children with open growth plates. Dr. Kumar is committed to the practice of evidence-based medicine so his patients can return to their active lifestyles as quickly and as safely as possible.

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William C. Cottrell, M.D.

William C. Cottrell, M.D.

He completed his Bachelor of Science at the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL and earned his Medical Degree at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, FL. He did his internship in General Surgery at the Orlando Regional Medical Center in Orlando, FL. William C. Cottrell, M.D. had his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of South Alabama Medical Center in Mobile, AL and his fellowship in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy at the American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, AL.

William C. Cottrell, M.D. specializes in sports medicine, arthroscopic knee & shoulder surgery, rotator cuff injuries, cartilage injuries and repair, ACL and ligament injuries and repair, and minimally invasive surgery.

Certifications and Memberships

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • AO/ASIF Basic Course
  • National Board of Medical Examiners
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Florida Medical Association
  • Alabama Orthopaedic Society
  • American Medical Association

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