Meet Dr. J. David Watts – Foot and Ankle Specialist

Florida Orthopaedic Associates is pleased to welcome a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon J. David Watts, MD to our team. With his addition, Florida Orthopaedic Associates now has 16 providers.

Dr. Watts cares for patients with general orthopaedic and foot/ankle injuries at our DeLand and Orange City locations.

“As Florida Orthopaedic Associates continues to grow, we want to ensure that our patients in Central Florida have the very best orthopaedic care,” commented Paige Adams, FOA Administrator. “We are very happy to welcome Dr. Watts to our practice. He comes with specialized experience in foot and ankle procedures, which opens new service opportunities to our community. He’s fun to work with and is a great fit for our patient-centered culture.”

His training includes complex lower extremity deformities and reconstruction such as ankle replacements, Charcot foot, arthritis, bunion and hammertoe correction, and innovative minimally invasive and arthroscopic surgical techniques.

Dr. Watts has a wife and two children. He enjoys spending time with his family, being outdoors, and snowboarding. Since moving to Florida, he is eager to start surfing and fishing.

Watch his introduction video,

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