Dr. Raterman was accepted early decision at the University of Louisville School of Medicine as a junior in 1981. He graduated in 1985 and completed his orthopedic residency at the Medical Center of Georgia. Raised in Kentucky, Dr. Raterman has been in Florida with his family since 1990. He has been past Chief of Surgical Subspecialties at University Community Hospital as well as Chief of Staff and Chief of Credentials at Advent Health Tampa.
Dr. Raterman is an innovator in minimally invasive joint replacement surgery of the knee and hip, including partial knee replacements and hip resurfacing. He has additional expertise in arthroscopic surgery of the hip, knee, and shoulder. Dr. Raterman’s wife and family enjoy outdoor sports including boating, water skiing, and cycling. He is a Clinical Associate Professor of Orthopedics at the University of South Florida.
University of Louisville, School of Medicine
Medical College of Georgia
General Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery
AdventHealth Wesley Chapel
New Tampa Surgery Center
Adult Reconstructive Surgery and Sports Medicine
Hip Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopic Surgery
Clinical Associate Professor of Orthopaedics, USF College of Medicine
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- United Healthcare Dual Complete PPO
- United Healthcare HMO
- United Healthcare PPO
- Wellmed- UHC Medicare
Dr. Stephen Raterman: A Day in the Life
In this video, you will get a behind-the-scenes look at Dr. Stephen Raterman's interactions with patients and his focus on their quality of life. You will see Dr. Raterman and his team of medical professionals work alongside men and women of different ages in an effort to deliver a pain-free life.
"Thank you for giving my life back"
"You’re in good hands, he’s the best"
"A true master of his art."
"Now I know that I don’t have to curtail my activities because of pain."
"I cannot imagine a better surgery experience"
"I recommend you to all."
"Made me feel at ease"
"I'm so happy I chose to have this surgery."
"Dr. Raterman not only gave me my life back, he has made it better."
"Day-to-day activities are virtually pain-free"
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