Hi, I am David Padden, M.D., an orthopedic surgeon specializing in joint replacement of the hip and knee. Welcome to my website. I am one of the current pioneers in robotic total hip replacement surgery in the United States, having performed over one hundred fifty procedures at this time, and the first in Florida and one of five in the U.S. to have utilized the newest MAKO hip software upgrades and technology. My specialty services include state of the art muscle-sparing (no muscles cut) anterolateral robotic total hip & knee replacement surgery, revision (re-do) joint replacement (hip and knee), arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder and knee, with specialty interests in avascular necrosis (osteonecrosis). This website is specially designed for my patients to keep them updated about the common orthopedic problems I treat and ensure them I am utilizing some of the most cutting-edge treatment options available in the world today.