Dr. David U. Arango

M.D., FRCS (C)


Dr. David U. Arango, M.D., FRCS (C), is a board certified orthopedic surgeon based in Florida. 

Dr. Arango received his medical education at the St. Louis University School of Medicine, completed in 1988. He then completed an internship at the Kaiser-Permanente Medical Center Department of Surgery (Oakland, CA, 1988-9) and residencies with the Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center Department of Surgery (Lebanon, NH, 1989-90), Orlando Regional Medical Center Department of Surgery (1992-3) and University of Montreal Hospitals Department of Orthopedic Surgery (Montreal, Quebec, 1994-8). Dr. Arango completed fellowships with the Florida Orthopedic Institute in Tempe Terrace, FL, including specialties in sports medicine and joint replacement. Since the completion of his fellowship training, Dr. Arango has held a variety of professional roles within surgical centers through affiliations with the Orthopedic Surgery Center of Clearwater (Clearwater, FL, 2004) and the Plaza Surgery Center (Jacksonville, FL, 2005-7). Additionally, Dr. Arango’s history includes a breadth of hospital practice, including affiliations with Littleton Regional Hospital (Littleton, NH, 2001-3), Mease Morton Plant Hospital (Clearwater, FL, 2004) and Memorial Hospital (Jacksonville, FL, 2005-7). Since 2008, Dr. Arango has been and is currently affiliated with Winter Haven Hospital (Winter Haven, FL) and Lake Wales Hospital (Lake Wales, FL). Dr. Arango received certification as a diplomat of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery in 2003, fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in 1999 and board certification from the American Board of Independent Medical Examiners in 2012.

He attended Florida State College of Jacksonville and the University of Florida prior to earning his undergraduate and post-graduate degrees. Dr. Rosenstein graduated from Life University where he received his Doctorate Degree in Chiropractic and his Master's Degree in Sports Medicine. Dr. Rosenstein serves as an expert witness in giving depositions related to chiropractic care. Dr. Rosenstein has received certifications in biomechanics of sports, injury management, diagnosis and assessment, as well as certifications in sports physiology. He currently treats many injured athletes. Dr. Rosenstein treats patients with acute and chronic pain, resulting from injuries, and slip and falls. He has knowledge, training and experience to treat effectively most painful conditions. He continues his post-graduate education, attending various medical, chiropractic, physical therapy, industrial risk management and fitness seminars. Dr. Rosenstein currently consults many corporations on injury assessment, risk management and performs on site occupational safety and hazard evaluations. Dr. Rosenstein saves many corporations thousands of dollars by reducing employer's workers compensation claims and costs. In addition, Dr. Rosenstein performs pre-employment physicals so that prospective employees can be screened for pre-existing conditions that may place the employee at risk for injury. Pre-employment physicals enable employers to properly place employees in the appropriate working environment thereby reducing the chances of an employee being injured on the job.

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Dr. Scott Rosenstein, D.C.

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Dr. Scott Rosenstein, D.C., M.S., Clinic Director, is a board certified Chiropractic Physician.