Dr. Bennett, an expert Knee and Shoulder Surgeon, founded Bennett Orthopedics and Sportsmedicine in Sarasota, Florida- serving Bradenton, Venice, North Port, Palmetto and Lakewood Ranch, Tampa, St Petersburg and Port Charlotte-where he has been treating athletes and patients with bone marrow derived adult stem cells for more than 7 years (in addition to 20+ years of surgical experience). His years of experience have allowed follow up on many patients, and Dr. Bennett willingly shares his experience with the public and other physicians. Recently he gave Grand Rounds at Sarasota Memorial Hospital on this topic. Following treatment with bone marrow derived adult stem cells, he has seen one of the World’s major Polo Patrons take his team Zacara to the Champion position in the British Open Gold Cup and then in the U.S. Open, once with a joint injection into the hip joint and then with a hip arthroscopic procedure combined with adult bone marrow derived stem cells. Zacara’s patron flew in from London to be treated in Sarasota by Dr. Bennett.
Other National Champions and athletes treated in this fashion include; National over 50 Bodybuilding champion Bob Santore, National Vintage Mortorcycle Racing Champion, Bob DiCello, beach volleyball AAA champion, Ilya Gaev and 16 year old female IMG “men’s-front” scratch golfer.
Hundreds of weekend warriors have been treated at Bennett Ohopedics and Sportsmedicine. Dr. Bennett has been using stem cells with surgery, incorporating them as an adjunct with rotator cuff surgery, minimally invasive total knee replacement surgery biologic arthroscopic hip regeneration surgery to optimize outcomes for active patients.
In addition to Dr. Bennett’s reputation as a highly skilled orthopedic surgeon, patients travel to Bennett Orthopaedics and Sportsmedicine because of Dr. Bennett’s ethical and traditional view of the doctor-patient relationship.
At our practice, if you make an appointment with Dr. Bennett, you will see Dr. Bennett. At many other orthopedic practices, you will make an appointment with a doctor, only to be seen by a nurse practitioner or physician’s assistant. Other practices may bill your insurance even when you don’t get to see an actual doctor! Your time, money, and health are valuable, and at Dr. Bennett’s practice, you will see Dr. Bennett each time you visit.
Are you too old, too heavy, or too sick to have surgery? Due to insurance incentives, doctors are increasingly turning down patients who are older, obese, or have other comorbidities. Dr. Bennett is often able to offer effective non-surgical treatments such as platelet rich plasma or adult stem cells for patients who are in a high-risk category for surgery. We are here to help you.
Dr. Bennett is not an employee of a hospital or insurance company and does not own any part of a surgery center– he works to help YOU the patient, not the hospital or insurance company or surgery center. Dr. Bennett is committed to providing his patients with ALL their treatment options, surgical and non-surgical, to recover to the greatest extent possible.
Dr. Bennett believes each patient is unique and deserving of an appropriate amount of time and attention…from the actual doctor! You will NOT endure long wait times only to be dismissed after a few minutes with the doctor.
Dr. Bennett, as a leader and early adopter of platelet rich plasma (PRP) technology, owns his own equipment in office and does not outsource procedures to others or rent equipment. QUALITY is important to Dr. Bennett.
Who seeks Dr. Bennett’s internationally-recognized expertise?
U.S. and international athletes of all ages
Athletes, like the ones to the right of the screen have benefited by the use of minimally invasive surgical techniques and innovative non-surgical procedures. Following treatment with bone marrow derived adult stem cells, he has seen one of the World’s major Polo Patrons take his team Zacara to the Champion position in the British Open Gold Cup and then in the U.S. Open, once with a joint injection into the hip joint and then with a hip arthroscopic procedure combined with adult bone marrow derived stem cells. Zacara’s patron flew in from London to be treated here in Sarasota by Dr. Bennett. Other National Champions and athletes treated in this fashion include: National over 50 Bodybuilding champion Bob Santore, National Vintage Motorcycle Racing Champion Bob DiCello, beach volleyball AAA champion Ilya Gaev, and a 16 year old female IMG “men’s-front” scratch golfer. Hundreds of weekend warriors have been treated at Bennett Orthopedics and Sportsmedicine. Dr. Bennett has been using stem cells with surgery, incorporating them as an adjunct with rotator cuff surgery, minimally invasive total knee replacement surgery and biologic arthroscopic hip regeneration surgery.
Patients who want an experienced surgeon who has a long standing record of excellent outcomes with PRP and adult stem cells
While central Florida boasts many orthopedic surgeons and sports medicine physicians, Dr. William Bennett specializes in an area of tissue regeneration and recovery that sets him a world apart. A board certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Bennett has many years of experience in working with use of the body’s own stem cells and platelets to regenerate cartilage and tissue. Often this process can delay or avoid surgery altogether. If surgery is needed, Dr. Bennett is trained in techniques that will allow the body to regenerate itself toward a faster, more complete recovery than would be possible otherwise.
Older active patients who are excluded by other doctors for being too “high risk” for surgery due to age or weight or other comorbidities.
Dr. Bennett practices medicine to help his patients lead healthier, more fulfilling lives at all ages. Low energy? Not a candidate for knee, hip or shoulder replacement due to age? Medical co-morbidities? We can help!!! PRP, adult stem cell treatment, and hormone balancing may be able to revitalize your quality of life and diminish and stiff, painful or achiness in your joints.
If a knee replacement with metal and plastic implants are necessary, Dr. Bennett uses a minimally invasive approach that allows his patients to walk without a cane in 3 weeks, and many times in as little as 7-10 days. He also has experience working with customized implants.
*Patients from other countries with long wait times
If you are from another country with long wait times or limited treatment options, call our office to find out about medical tourism in Sarasota, Florida.
*Patients with high deductible plans who want all their options
If you have a high deductible and coinsurance, Dr. Bennett may be able to offer you effective non-surgical treatments with lower out of pocket costs than you would incur in a hospital or surgery center setting. Dr. Bennett is committed to offering patients ALL their options.
*Patients who are health conscious and active and need non-surgical alternatives to joint replacement and other surgeries.
Call 941-953-5509 to schedule an appointment, or Email us for an appointment: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sarasota is the perfect place to have Dr. Bennett provide your care and you can certainly enjoy the beach amenities while you rehabilitate.