While Dr. Terry Gemas was doing his sports medicine fellowship training at the University of Miami, he treated varsity athletic teams and served as a fellow orthopedic surgeon to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers professional football team. He has a special interest in sports related injuries as well as cutting-edge arthroscopic and other minimally invasive procedures, total joint replacement, and general fracture care.
In college, Dr. Gemas was a member of the varsity football team, the Clemson Tigers, and understands first-hand the demands on the athlete and the importance of surgical technique and proper rehab. His sports background helps him care for all levels and ages of athletes, as well as the weekend warrior. As an active member in the community, Dr. Gemas is involved in many sports programs within the city's schools and performs hundreds of physicals each year.
Dr. Gemas recently earned a subspecialty certification in orthopedic sports medicine, which makes him one of 900 physicians in the world with this extensive training. In order to provide patients with the best possible care, he is a member of several sports medicine societies and associations and keeps up to date with arthroscopic surgical techniques.