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Mark Harper, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Sarasota, FL, Doctors Hospital of Sarasota


Orthopaedic Surgery Sarasota, FL

Orthopedic Spine Surgery

The Spine Center Sarasota

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Education & Training

  • University of Virginia Medical Center
    University of Virginia Medical CenterFellowship, Orthopaedic Surgery Of The Spine, 2004 - 2005
  • Prisma HealthResidency, Orthopaedic Surgery, 1999 - 2004
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    Vanderbilt University School of MedicineClass of 1999
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    University of North Carolina at Chapel HillBS, Biology, Distinction, 1993

Certifications & Licensure

  • GA State Medical License
    GA State Medical License 2008 - 2012
  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2005 - 2022
  • SC State Medical License
    SC State Medical License 2000 - 2011
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification Centricity Practice Solution EMR, GE Healthcare, 2012
  • Golden Key Honor Society
  • Phi Beta Kappa

Publications & Presentations

Journal Articles

  • "Anticardiolipin" autoantibodies recognize Beta-2-Glycoprotein 1 in the absence of phospholipid. Importance of antigen density and bivalent binding.  
    Roubey RAS, Eisenberg RA, Harper MD, Winfield JB, Journal of Immunology
  • Effect of COX-2 Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammamtories on Bone Physiology of Lewis Rats.  
    Harper MF, An Y, University of South Carolina Orthopedic Journal
  • Unilateral vs. Bilateral Instrumentation in Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion.  
    Harper MF, Johnson D, Poletti S, Kimbrough Research Forum
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  • Characterization of Beta-2-Glycoprotein 1 binding to phospholipid membranes.
    Harper MF, Lentz BR, Roubey RAS, XV Congress of The International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis
  • Epidemiology of Osteogenic Sarcoma in South Carolina.
    Harper MF, Eady J, South Carolina Orthopedic Association 2001 Annual Meeting

Press Mentions

  • Can Cold Water Swimming Treat Depression?
    Can Cold Water Swimming Treat Depression?September 13th, 2018
  • When Should the UK Lift Its Lockdown?
    When Should the UK Lift Its Lockdown?February 20th, 2021
  • Coronavirus UK: London Intensive Care Staff Battle to Save Patients
    Coronavirus UK: London Intensive Care Staff Battle to Save PatientsJanuary 9th, 2021
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