Dr. Andrew Carbone is a dual fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine physician at the Orlando Health Jewett Orthopedic Institute. His expertise is in sports medicine, and he frequently collaborates with athletes across many sports. This includes enthusiasts who play sports in their leisure time as part of an active lifestyle. Dr. Carbone is proficient in a wide array of procedures including:
- Arthroscopic hip labral repair for treatment of femoroacetabular impingement
- Complex primary and revision hip arthroscopy including labral reconstruction for treatment of recurrent labral tears
- Shoulder arthroscopy for rotator cuff tears, shoulder instability and biceps injuries
- Knee arthroscopy for treatment of meniscal and cartilage injuries
- Ligament reconstruction for knee injuries
- Minimally invasive robotic hip replacement
- Minimally invasive treatment of gluteal and hamstring tears
Dr. Carbone stays informed on the latest medical research and science so he can offer his patients the most comprehensive information and care. He takes time to answer all of their questions so they feel comfortable about their treatment options.
Dr. Carbone’s Training
He earned a bachelor’s degree in neuroscience and behavioral biology from Emory University in Atlanta. Dr. Carbone received his medical degree from New York Medical College in Valhalla, where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha national medical honor society. He then stayed in New York for an orthopedic surgery residency at The Mount Sinai Hospital.
He completed a sports medicine fellowship at the Cedars-Sinai Kerlan-Jobe Institute in Los Angeles and another fellowship in hip preservation at the American Hip Institute & Orthopedic Specialists in Des Plaines, Illinois. He received specialized training in open and arthroscopic hip preservation techniques, treatment of gluteal and hamstring injuries, and minimally invasive robotic hip replacement procedures.
About Dr. Carbone
Dr. Carbone is a member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Arthroscopy Association of North America and International Society of Hip Preservation. He is also a peer reviewer for The American Journal of Sports Medicine.
His research has been published on topics including arthroscopic capsular repair, batter’s shoulder, shoulder arthroplasty and femoroacetabular impingement syndrome, a condition in which the bones at the hip joint rub together due to one or both bones being irregularly shaped.
He has a particular interest in the arthroscopic treatment of sports-related injuries of the hip, knee and shoulder. During his medical studies, he spent a year researching the biologic and mechanical pathways involved in tendon to bone healing and how sports-related injuries affect cartilage health and contribute to the development of osteoarthritis.
He constantly reviews the latest research, allowing him to extend to his patients the most comprehensive information and care available to ensure they are comfortable with their treatment options.
An avid sports fan, Dr. Carbone previously served as the associate team physician for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Angels, Anaheim Ducks, Los Angeles Galaxy, Los Angeles Sparks, Pepperdine University and West LA College.
Outside of work, he enjoys spending quality time with his wife and children, playing golf, and exploring new places through travel.