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Dr. Christopher MacLaren


Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine Athens, OH Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, 1994 Graduate with High Honors Clinical Curriculum The Ohio State University Columbus, OH Bachelor of Science, 1990 Cum Laude, graduate with Honors NCAA Athlete Football 1984-1985


•Traditional Orthopaedic Emphasis Track Ohio University U.S. Health Doctors Hospital Columbus, OH July 1994-June 1995


•Orthopedic Surgery Residency Oklahoma State University Health Science Center Tulsa Regional Medical Center Tulsa, OK July 1995-July 1999 Chief Resident Award 1999

Fellowship – Sub Specialty Training (6 months):

•Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine University of Texas – Southwestern United States Army Arthroscopy and Sports Medicine, United States Army, Reynolds Army Medical Center Dr. Patrick St. Pierre, COL, MC. / Dr. Clark Searle, Maj, MC Sept 1999 – Dec. 1999 Sports Medicine and Knee Reconstruction: Mini Fellowship with Orthopaedic Specialists Dr. Richard Jones July 1998 – September 1998 Dr. Scott Pascal October 1998 – December 1998 Dr. James Montgomery January 1999 – March 1999 Dallas, Tx


•State of Florida, OS 8857 Active State of Oklahoma, 3311 Active

Board Certification:

American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedics, Fellow September 2009 American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedics April 2002, recertified 2011 National Board of Medical Examiners July 1995

Board Certified Orthopedic Sport Medicine (CAQ)

Professional Experience:

•Tampa Bay Orthopaedic & Spine 1700 N Mc Mullen Booth Rd. Clearwater, FL 33759 2009 – 2010, Employee Solo Practice Westchase Sports Medicine 12021 W Linebaugh Ave Tampa, FL 33626 2009 – Present, Founder Group Practice OrthoTampa 10954 Sheldon Rd. Tampa, FL 33626 2008 – 2008, Associate Group Practice Tampa Bay Bone & Joint 11809 N Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa, FL 33618 2006 – 2008, Associate Group Practice Coastal Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine New Port Richey, FL 2004 – 2006, Partner Teaching Faculty Oklahoma State University Medical Center Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Sports Medicine Tulsa, OK 1999 – 2003

Military Experience:

•Reynolds Army Community Hospital FT. Sill, Lawton, OK Staff Orthopaedic Surgeon Chief of Orthopaedics 2001, 2003 1999 – 2003

Operation Enduring Freedom / Noble Eagle

•Persian Gulf Tour Jan 2002 – July 2002 Awarded the Combat Medical Badge– CMB

101st Airborne/ FAST TEAM- 1980FST; Forward Army Surgical Team Khandahar, Afghanistan Chief of Orthopaedics 2002

Hospital Affiliations:

Mease Dunedin Hospital Dunedin, FL 34698 2009 – present Active Mease Countryside Hospital Safety Harbor, FL 34695 2009 – present Active Brooksville Regional Hospital Brooksville, FL 34601 2007 – 2010 Resigned Spring Hill Regional Hospital Spring Hill, FL 34609 2007 – 2010 Resigned University Community Hospital Tampa, FL 33613 2003 – 2010 Resigned Town & Country Hospital Tampa, FL 33615 2003 – 2010 Resigned Helen Ellis Memorial Hospital Tarpon Springs, FL 34689 2003 – 2010 Resigned New Port Richey Comm Hospital NPR, FL 34652 2003 – 2006 Resigned Reg. Med. Ctr. Bayonet Point Hudson, FL 34667 2003 – 2006 Resigned Morton Plant North Bay NPR, FL 34652 2003 – 2006 Resigned Tulsa Regional Medical Ctr Tulsa, OK 1995 – 1999 Resident Tulsa Regional Medical Ctr Tulsa, OK 1999 – 2003 Faculty Reynolds Army Comm. Hospital Lawton, OK 2000 – 2003 Military Largo Medical Center Largo, Fl 2010 – present Active

Surgery Center Affiliations:

•Elite Surgery Center – Tampa Tampa, FL 33625 2014- present Active Citrus Park Surgery Center Tampa, FL 33625 2009 – 2010 Resigned Countryside Surgery Center Clearwater, FL 2009 – present Active Westchase Surgery Center Tampa, FL 33626 2010 – present Active All Saints Surgery Center Brooksville, FL 34601 2008 – 2010 Resigned New Port Richey Surgery Center NPR, FL 34652 2003 – 2006 Resigned


1. Peer Elected President of the AOOSSM Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine 2009 2. Head Team Physician and Surgeon 1. Pasco-Hernando State College 2006- present

2. St. Petersberg Tide Professional Football Team 3. American Baseball Institute, Clearwater, FL 4. George Steinbrenner High School 5. J.W. Mitchell High School 6. Chamberlain High School

Teaching Appointments:

1. Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery NOVA Southeastern University, Davie, FL 2. Associate Professor of Orthopedics LECOM; Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine 3. Preceptor-Longitudinal Education Program for all regional Osteopathic medical schools 4. Orthopedic Surgery Board Examiner for Oral and Clinical parts 2, 3.


American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics FAOAO American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine AOSSM American Osteopathic Association AOA Florida Osteopathic Medical Association FOMA Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons American Osteopathic Association of Sports Medicine AOOSSM Arthroscopy Association of North America AANA- ACTVE Hillsborough County Medical Society Florida Medical Association Victims of Crime for the Office of Governor for Florida


•Combat Medical Badge – Kandahar, Afghanistan Military Award for Clinical Excellence, 21st Combat Support Hospital Army Commendation Award – Operation Enduring Freedom

•U.S. Army Meritorious Service Award Clinical Medical Student of the Year, 1994, Ohio University Chief Resident Award 1999 OSU Health Science Center


•MacLaren, C. Maj. M.C., Searle, C. Maj. M.C. Bioabsorbable Cross Pin Fixation in Hamstring Autograft ACL Reconstruction in Soldiers Publication pending Sorenson, J. MD, Maj. MC,•

MacLaren, C., DO, Maj., MC The Surgical OR in a combat Zone; Lessons from Afghanistan Publication pending


Jeffrey R. Morris, DO Residency Director, Oklahoma State University Medical Center 802 S Jackson, Ste 405 Tulsa, Ok 74127 Adam Morse, DO Florida Orthopedic Institute 13020 Telecom Parkway, North Temple Terrace, FL 33637 John Small, MD Florida Orthopedic Institute 13020 Telecom Parkway, North Temple Terrace, FL 33637 Steven C. Mirabello, MD Orthopedic Specialists of Florida 3890 Tampa Rd., Ste 202 Palm harbor, FL 34684

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