Our multidisciplinary care team is ready to partner with you to treat a comprehensive range of conditions, from common fractures and ligament tears to complex orthopedic injuries and chronic conditions. Our highly skilled physicians remain on the cutting edge of orthopedic research and have developed new surgical techniques to repair knee, hip, ankle, shoulder, elbow and toe injuries. Physicians rely on the expertise of 29 advanced practice providers and 30 athletic trainers throughout its practices. Baptist Health also offers comprehensive rehabilitation programs at state-of-the-art outpatient rehabilitation facilities throughout Miami Dade, Broward, Monroe and Palm Beach Counties.

Meet Our Chief Medical Executive

Meet Our Chief Medical Executive

John Uribe, M.D., is a dual Board-certified orthopedic surgeon. He specializes in sports medicine, arthroscopic surgery and minimally invasive surgical procedures for degenerative conditions of the knee, shoulder and elbow. Dr. Uribe is the team physician for the Florida Panthers hockey team and the Miami Dolphins football team. He is chairman of the department of orthopedics for Florida International University's Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine and is a founding member of the UHZ Sports Medicine Institute.

Refer a Patient

Refer a Patient

For referral to a Baptist Health Orthopedic Care doctor, please call the Baptist Health Physician Referral line.

U.S. News and Report online physician survey

  • The U.S. News and Report online physician survey is distributed by email from Doximity.com to eligible board-certified physicians who are Doximity members. This influential survey evaluates each hospital’s quality of care across 16 adult specialties and contributes to the final U.S. News and Report Best Hospitals annual ranking.

    Baptist Health Orthopedic Care is a center of excellence at Baptist Health South Florida. The heart of the Institute, Miami HEAT Sports Medicine Center, is located on the Doctors Hospital campus in Coral Gables.

    Our physicians and support staff provide sports medicine services for pro athletes including the Miami Dolphins, Miami HEAT, Florida Panthers and Inter Miami CF, as well as high school and collegiate athletic programs and international sporting events. They also treat professional and Olympic athletes from around the world. Our services are not limited to these elite competitors, however; recreational athletes and “regular citizens” from South Florida have access to the same exceptional standard of care, close to home.

    We encourage you to vote for Baptist Health Orthopedic Care at Doctors Hospital for best hospital in your specialty area. If you would like to learn more about the Institute, click here.

    How to Vote

    Step 1. Log in to Doximity.com. (If you forget your Doximity credentials, start with password recovery).

    Step 2. Select the Best Hospitals survey badge button toward the top of your browser.

    Step 3. Vote by adding up to five hospitals of your choice under ‘Nomination Form’ and click the ‘nominate’ button. To vote for Baptist Health Orthopedic Care, enter "Baptist Health Orthopedic Care at Doctors Hospital".

    Step 4. Confirm the hospitals for which you wish to vote and select ‘nominate’ button to submit.


Baptist Health Orthopedic Care offers one-year fellowships to orthopedic physicians seeking specialization in a field to further enhance their skills after completion of their residency.

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