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J. Dean Cole

J. Dean Cole

Orthopaedic Surgeon

J. Dean Cole


J. Dean Cole, MD is nationally recognized as a leader in orthopedic traumatology with more than 25 years of experience. As medical director at AdventHealth Fracture Care Center he propels orthopedic surgery and traumatology care to the cutting edge of medicine. Dr. Cole became certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery in 1990 and was recertified in 2011.

Dr. Cole specializes in complex procedures for deformity correction, limb lengthening, bone infection treatment, limb salvage, calcaneus fractures and non-unions/malunions. He focuses on each patient’s specific condition and works efficiently with his expert OR staff to achieve the best possible outcome. Drawing on his precise skill, Dr. Cole pioneered minimally invasive orthopedic surgery to improve surgical precision. His innovative drive for excellence provides patients with the best orthopedic care available anywhere in the world.

Associated Clinical Trials


ON-Q Pain Management after TKA

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The purpose of this study is to determine if there is any significant difference between using a short-term nerve block (2-4 days) in comparison to a long-term nerve block (up to 7 days) on pain, narcotic medication use, and re ...