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Orthopaedic Surgeon in Lighthouse Point, Florida (FL)

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Ricardo L. Matos MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon


  • Holy Cross Medical Lighthouse Orthopaedics
    1821 NE 25th Street
    Lighthouse Point, Florida, 33064
    United States
    Phone: (954) 942-0321

About Our Practice

Holy Cross Medical Lighthouse Orthopaedics is a medical practice devoted to the prevention, identification, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries and other disorders of the musculoskeletal system. Our experienced team features a staff of subspecialty fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons, each with a specific area of expertise. Our physicians are certified/eligible by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons.

Dr. Ricardo Matos, our spine surgeon, is dedicated to the quality care of patients of all ages with conditions affecting the neck and entire back. Spinal disorders treated include: common causes of neck and back pain; nerve compression injuries and syndromes which may produce radiculopathy and/or sciatica; degenerative conditions such as spinal stenosis and degenerative disc disease; herniated discs; traumatic injuries and fracture repair; sports-related injuries; deformities of the spine including adult and pediatric scoliosis; tumors; and other conditions of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine.

Dr. Matos integrates non-operative modalities and established traditional methods of treatment with modern and advanced surgical techniques, including minimally invasive surgery such as kyphoplasty, implantation of X STOP® Interspinous Process System (IPD®), decompression, percutaneous spinal instrumentation, direct (D-LIF) versus transforaminal (TLIF) lumbar interbody fusion, as well as motion preserving technologies in the form of artificial disc replacement.

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Insurance Accepted
  • Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Fellowship Trained
Area of Focus
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society
Hospital Affiliations
  • Holy Cross Hospital
  • Plantation General Hospital
  • North Broward Medical Center
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