With almost 30 years of Orthopedic Surgery under his belt, Dr. Anthony Lombardo could practice anywhere, but he opted for First Choice Medical Group because the multi-disciplinary medical center of excellence in Melbourne provides him with what he desires most: time to practice medicine.
Dr. Raymond DeLorenzi must have been born with an ice hockey stick in his hand, because by the time he was the ripe old age of two, he was already playing hockey in the frozen suburbs of Sault St. Marie in Ontario, Canada. He couldn’t have chosen a better place in which to practice.
Miracles do happen. Just ask Dr. Kenneth Sands’ patient, who walked on his own power after going through total knee replacement, in an outpatient setting, no less. Advances in technology and techniques have made the procedure radically different than it was even just a decade ago.
First Choice Medical Group Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Raymond DeLorenzi talks about his movie role in the hockey cult film “Slapshot,” a 1977 comedy film directed by George Roy Hill, written by Nancy Dowd and starring Paul Newman. On the varsity hockey team at the University of Notre Dame, DeLorenzi was also a professional hockey player with the World Hockey Association.