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Edward J. Southard, M.D. is a board-eligible, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon with a special interest in the management of pathologic conditions of the shoulder and elbow. Click on the below links to learn more about his services.

Edward J Southard MD

Dr. SouthardFellowship Trained Orthopaedic Surgeon

Shoulder and Elbow Specialist

Edward J. Southard, MD is a board eligible, fellowship trained orthopaedic surgeon with special interest in the management of pathologic conditions of the shoulder and elbow. Dr. Southard completed the prestigious shoulder and elbow fellowship under the tutelage of Dr. Mark A. Frankle at the renowned Florida Orthopaedic Institute (FOI) in Tampa, FL.

  • Surgical center of the treasure coast
  • orthopaedic & spine institute at Lucie Medical center
  • Jupiter Medical Center
  • Relieving Pain & Improving Function
    Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
    Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

    Total shoulder replacement surgery is performed to relieve symptoms of severe shoulder pain and disability due to arthritis. During this surgery, the damaged articulating parts of the shoulder joint are removed and replaced with artificial prostheses. Replacement of both the humeral head and the socket is called a total shoulder replacement.

  • Arthroscopic Procedures
    Arthroscopic Procedures
    Minimally Invasive Solutions

    Arthroscopic surgery, also known as arthroscopy, is a surgical procedure to visualize, diagnose, and treat problems inside a joint using a specialized instrument known as an arthroscope. An arthroscope is a flexible fiberoptic tube that contains a small lens or camera and a lighting system to magnify and illuminate structures inside a joint.

  • Wonderful care. The surgery was great, the after care physical therapy was wonderful.Dr. Southard was kind and very informative through the process View more
    ~ Mary W ~
  • Great place for you to get the care you need and to feel better fast. The doctor and caregivers here are caring and amazing. Great customer experience. View more
    ~ Ellecia H ~
  • Always professional, I have full confidence in Dr Southward, his staff is always helpful willing to answer any questions. View more
    ~ Raymond G ~
  • Great job View more
    ~ Leah P ~
  • Dr. Edward Southard did a shoulder replacement on me I highly recommend him he did a great job. Always was helpful and I have no pain thanks Doc View more
    ~ Roger ~
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association
  • Weill Cornell Medicine
  • AANA Advancing the Scope
Florida Orthopaedic Specialists
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1151 SE Indian Street
Stuart, FL 34997

Monday - Friday : 8:30 - 5:00

9077 South US-1
Port St. Lucie, FL 34952

Monday - Friday : 8:30 - 5:00

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