James J. Ronzo, D.O.


Board Certified in Orthopedics, James J. Ronzo, D.O. is recognized as a leader in minimal access spine surgery. For several years, Dr. Ronzo has been sharing his expertise in the operating room with visiting spine surgeons from around the country. Running the cadaver laboratory in Tampa, Florida, he has mentored spine and neuro surgeons in the art of minimal access spine techniques in spinal fusions. Along with these accomplishments, he also has lectured nationally and internationally on topics such as bone morphogenetic protein and minimally invasive spine fusions. One such lecture was presented in Nice, France to an international group of spine surgeons. Other endeavors include a 200 patient study, marking the outcomes of minimally invasive lumbar fusions. This study was presented at the Annual Clinical Assembly of Osteopathic Specialists.

Dr. Ronzo is a long time resident of Citrus County. A graduate of Crystal River High School, he attended the University of Central Florida. After graduation, he attended Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Miami where he received his medical degree. He spent five years in Grand Blanc, Michigan, where he fulfilled his orthopaedic surgery residency and internship. Back home again in Florida, he completed a spine fellowship at Florida Orthopaedic Institute and Tampa General Hospital. Dr. Ronzo has been practicing in Citrus County since 2000 and also in his Spring Hill office in Hernando County as of Spring 2005.

His clinical interests include the evaluation and surgical management of degenerative disorders of the cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine, minimally invasive surgery and microsurgery. His research interests are in the advancement of technology in minimally invasive spine surgery.




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