Our Dedicated Team

Our skilled surgeons excel in their fields, assisted by an experienced support staff of nursing and administrative professionals. Click on any surgeon’s photo to read their biography or to make an appointment with them.

H. Kurtis Biggs, D.O.

Treasurer

H. Kurtis Biggs, D.O.

H. Kurtis Biggs, D.O. is the founder of the Joint Replacement Institute of Florida. He is a board certified, fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon who focuses primarily on hip and knee replacements. He serves as a national instructor on hip and knee replacement and is an advisor on replacement technology development for ConforMis and Corin USA. Dr. Biggs has performed more than 1,200 direct anterior hip procedures and the highest volume of ConforMis-specific knee replacements in Southwest Florida. He was the first surgeon at Seaside Surgery Center to perform same-day outpatient knee replacement surgery. Dr. Biggs has been named one of the Top Ten Orthopedic Surgeon Specialists by Vitals.com and has repeatedly won the Most Compassionate Doctor and Patients’ Choice awards from the organization, which polls patient responses.

Request an appointment with Dr. Biggs

For more information on Dr. Biggs’ private practice, visit jointinstitutefl.com.

Education and Training

  • Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens – Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Doctors Hospital Stark County, Massillon, Ohio – Internship and Residency
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio – Total Joint Fellowship

Professional Associations

  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
  • American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics
  • Florida Osteopathic Medical Association
  • Collier County Medical Society