Dr. Anthony L. Marcotte is a dual board certified and fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon who treats all pediatric and adult patients. He is a Chicago native who earned his dual Bachelor of Science degree in Bioengineering and Chemistry, with a Minor in Mathematics, from the University of Illinois - Urbana in 1999. He then attended medical school at Midwestern University - Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine in Downer's Grove, Illinois, where he earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree in 2003 as class Salutatorian.
From 2003 to 2008, Dr. Marcotte completed his Internship and Orthopedic Residency programs at Grandview Hospital and Medical Center, Ohio University in Dayton, Ohio. He was nationally honored with the Merck Outstanding Resident of the Year Award during his chief year. Dr. Marcotte fulfilled three resident externships in hand surgery at Indiana Hand Center in Indianapolis; Philadelphia Hand Center in Philadelphia; and Hand Surgery Specialists in Cincinnati, Ohio. He subsequently finished a fellowship in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School in Boston in 2009. During 2011, Dr. Marcotte was board certified in Orthopedic Surgery by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery. Additionally in 2011, Dr. Marcotte successfully completed the subspecialty board certification or Certification of Added Qualification (CAQ) in Hand Surgery with the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery.
Dr. Marcotte practices general orthopedic surgery with a subspecialty interest in hand and upper extremity surgery. He specializes in the evaluation and treatment of the hand, wrist, forearm, elbow, and shoulder, and microvascular reconstruction. Conditions treated include trauma, arthritis, sports injuries, carpal tunnel syndrome, fractures and cysts, as well as peripheral nerve and vascular disorders. He is trained in arthroscopy, microsurgical, vascular, reconstructive, and small joint replacement surgery, including minimally invasive endoscopic carpal tunnel release as well as Xiaflex injection and needle aponeurotomy for Dupuytren's contracture.
Residents and medical students rotate with Dr. Marcotte on the Hand and Upper Extremity service. He is an associate professor for the Morton Plant Mease Family Medicine Residency and Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship Programs through the University of South Florida. Dr. Marcotte has privileges at Morton Plant Hospital in Clearwater, FL and Largo Medical Center in Largo, FL.
He has published many peer-reviewed papers and book chapters, delivered lectures on local and national levels, and received various local and national awards. Dr. Marcotte is a member of several professional societies, including the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics, American Osteopathic Association, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, and Pinellas County Osteopathic Medical Society.
When not in the office, Dr. Marcotte can be found fishing or spending time with his wife and three children.