Meet The Staff

Orthopedic Doctors, Orthopedic Surgeons Tampa

Meet our Team of Highly Trained Orthopedic Surgeons

Orthopedic Surgeon Tampa

Dr. Ronald Hayter, M.D. – Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Hayter is one of our talented surgeons that is board certified with the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. He has been practicing with the Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers for over 22 years and is very much an indispensable part of our expert staff.

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EDUCATION
  • University of Texas Medical School
  • Medical College of Georgia Hospitals
  • University of Texas, Honors
  • Joint Implant Surgeons
  • Ohio State University

BOARD STATUS
  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

PRIVATE PRACTICE
  • The Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers, 1990 to present

HOSPITALS
  • Largo Medical Center, Largo, FL, 2004 to present
  • Palms of Pasadena, St. Petersburg, FL, to 2004
  • St. Petersburg General, St. Pete, FL, 2000 to 2004
  • Mease Hospital, Dunedin & Safety Harbor, FL, to 1998

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS
  • Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia
  • Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Director of Joint Replacement Service and Sports Medicine Service

MEDICAL ORGANIZATIONS
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • American Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons
  • Florida Orthopaedic Society

Best Orthopedic Surgeon Tampa

Dr. Jose Amundaray, M.D. – Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Amundaray has been practicing with the Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers for over thirteen years. Recently, he has been named one of the nation’s best orthopedic surgeons for 2012. We are proud to have such an honored surgeon as one of our very own doctors.

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EDUCATION
  • Medical School, University of Puerto Rico
  • Internship, Montefiore Medical Center, New York
  • Residency, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami
  • Residency, University of Puerto Rico
  • Fellowship, Orthopedic Research, Univ. of Texas H.S.C., San Antonio
  • Adult Joint Reconstruction and Arthroscopy, The Florida Knee and Orthopedic Centers

BOARD STATUS
  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

PRIVATE PRACTICE
  • The Florida Knee and Orthopaedic Centers, 2002 to present
  • Ryan and Urbach Orthopedics, 2000-2002
  • The Florida Knee and Orthopaedic Centers, 1999

HOSPITALS
  • Largo Medical Center, Largo, FL, 2004 to present
  • Palms of Pasadena Hospital, St. Pete, FL, 2002 to 2004
  • Orlando Regional Medical Center, 2000-2002
  • Florida Hospital, 2000-2002
  • St. Petersburg General Hospital, St. Petersburg, FL
  • Morton Plant Mease Hospital, Dunedin and Safety Harbor, FL, 1999

MEDICAL ORGANIZATIONS
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Medical Association
  • American Association of Hip & Knee Surgeons
  • Florida Orthopaedic Society

AWARDS / HONORS
  • One of the Nation’s Best Orthopedic Surgeons, US News

Meet our Staff of Orthopedic Experts

Chris Balk
Medical Transcriptionist
I like to read, work out and walk my dogs.
Paula Beurkens
Front Desk Receptionist
I live with my 22 year old daughter, Brandy and my Miniature Pinscher, Brownie. I enjoy cooking and watching cooking shows and cooking channels.
Linda Bonomo
Radiology Technician
I have three grown children and one grandchild. I enjoy dancing, walking and working out at the gym.
Regina Clark
Surgery Coordinator
I am married with three children. We have four cats, two dogs and even a ferret! Bears and cats are among my interests and autumn is my favorite time of year. When I am not working I love to relax and read a good book.
Debbie Donnelly
Medical Receptionist / Records Custodian
I am married and have one daughter. I love animals, the beach, traveling and the gym.
Angie Hernandez
Billing Manager
I am married with two grown daughters and two dogs. On the weekends you can catch me on the water boating with my husband and daughters.
Deanna Kerstiens
Front Desk Receptionist
I am happily married with three grown children and two step-children. I am also a proud grandparent to nine wonderful grandchildren in addition to twin boys due to arrive in the very near future.
Annette Lewis
Billing Department
My hobbies include reading and working out.
Laura Morelli
Front Office Manager
I have been affiliated with FKOC since January 1994. I am married with three sons and two Labrador Retrievers. In my free time I enjoy working out, relaxing on the beach and fishing.
Karen Munger
Billing Department
On my free time I enjoy spending time outside.
Mariellen Murray
Chief Operating Officer
I hail from Belmont, Massachusetts and have resided in Florida for the past thirty years. I have been employed by FKOC for over twenty years as the Chief Operating Officer.
Dee Patterson
X-Ray Technologist
I work as an X-Ray Technologist and all around helper bee. My husband and I enjoy taking in rescue Cocker Spaniels.

Our doctors are experienced orthopedic specialists with advanced training and fellowships. Their scope of services includes diagnosis and treatment of knee, hip and shoulder problems.

FKOC orthopedic surgeons specialize in knee replacements, hip replacements, shoulder surgery, arthroscopy, etc.

Each of our surgeons are board certified in accordance with the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. They are also members of some of the most prestigious medical organizations such as the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Medical Association and the Florida Orthopedic Society.