Robert P. Norton, M.D.
Orthopedic Spine Surgeon
Additional Florida Spine Associates Orthopaedic Surgeons
Dr. Robert P. Norton is a founding partner of Florida Spine Associates and board member of several medical organizations. He is a board certified and fellowship trained orthopaedic spine surgeon who is skilled in the most advanced surgical techniques and emerging technologies. He offers expertise in all aspects of spine care, including cervical and lumbar degenerative or deformity conditions, and both competitive athletic or weekend warrior injuries of all ages. He has a particular interest in minimally invasive spine surgery, artificial cervical disc replacement and in-office kyphoplasty treatment of vertebral compression fractures. He understands healing includes nonsurgical and surgical treatment options which should be tailored to each individuals needs and lifestyle.
Dr. Norton is the author of numerous articles and book chapters on spine disease and treatment and has presented his research at various international medical conferences. He enjoys working with surgical residents knowing he will have made an impression on our future by teaching the next generation of surgeons. He also enjoys innovation and designing medical products to advance healthcare. Dr. Norton’s academic training combined with his passion for teaching allows him to take an individual and evidence-based approach to every patient.