The Tallahassee Orthopedic Clinic (TOC) recently announced that Adam Almaguer, MD has joined its team of providers. Dr. Almaguer is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in knee, hip and joint replacement. It will serve patients at TOC’s Capital Medical Clinic. Dr. Almaguer will treat patients with conditions affecting muscles, bones, and joints, focusing on hip preservation and replacement.
Dr. Almaguer is originally from Florida and grew up in Miami and Tallahassee. He graduated with honors from Florida State University with a BS in Biology. After earning his medical degree at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine, he completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Alabama Hospital in Birmingham. Dr. Almaguer received his Fellowship training at Colorado Orthopedic Centers, focusing on adult reconstruction and hip preservation.
He specializes in the preservation, investigation and restoration of hip function and musculoskeletal issues. He performs hip arthroplasties using various approaches adapted to the needs of each patient. This includes the minimally invasive, muscle-sparing direct anterior approach and bikini incision. He performs total and partial knee replacements using kinematic alignment. This advanced technique involves the use of robotics or patient-specific 3D printed models and guides, allowing for personalized joint replacement specific to each patient’s unique anatomy.
“TOC is delighted to welcome Dr. Almaguer to our team. Dr. Almaguer’s specialization in hip preservation continues TOC’s expansion of our comprehensive Centers of Excellence through the delivery of innovative orthopedic treatments and procedures,” said Mike Boblitz, CEO of TOC, “Employers , payers and especially patients want access to the best joint replacement and preservation care in an outpatient setting where the patient can go home within hours. We are happy to welcome Dr. Almaguer to meet this need and help reduce the overall cost of care.
“My wife, Lexi, and I are thrilled to be back close to our family in Tallahassee where we can raise our children,” said Dr. Almaguer, “The high quality of specialty care provided, along with the state-of-the-art facilities Order and access to robotic surgical technologies were an obvious draw to TOC. What impressed me most, however, was the family culture of the practice. I am fortunate to have the opportunity to be part of the TOC team and serve the Tallahassee community.
Dr. Almaguer will begin seeing patients on Thursday, September 1, 2022 at TOC’s Capital Medical Clinic, located at 3334 Capital Medical Boulevard, Tallahassee, FL, 32308. To book an appointment online or for more information, please visit www.TeamTOC. com or call (850) 877-8174.