Born and raised in New Jersey, Ronald V. Hudanich, DO, was trained exclusively in Philadelphia. A board-certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. Hudanich attended college at Villanova, followed by medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM), where he completed his residency rotating throughout the Graduate Hospital System.
Dr. Hudanich completed his fellowship training at both the University of Pennsylvania and Temple University in 2004. As a resident and fellow in Philadelphia, Dr. Hudanich published and edited journal articles, and participated in the care of professional athletes.
With offices in Lake Mary and Oviedo, Dr. Hudanich has been practicing in Central Florida for more than 11 years. He has performed more than 1,000 joint replacements, and he employs some of the latest technologies and approaches, such as custom knee replacements and the direct anterior hip replacement.
He specializes in hip and knee replacements, in addition to general orthopedic surgery, including rotator cuff repairs, knee arthroscopy, carpal tunnel and trigger finger releases. He also treats routine musculoskeletal injuries and ailments, such as back pain, arthritis, tendonitis and bursitis of all joints.
Dr. Hudanich is an ironman triathlete and has completed more than 13 combined half and full ironman triathlons. He attends yearly conferences, learning the latest treatments and trends in endurance sports, such as running, cycling and swimming. As both a surgeon and an athlete, Dr. Hudanich offers a unique approach to the care of endurance athletes.
Dr. Hudanich is a member of the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery (AOBOS), and an associate member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS). Dr. Hudanich and his two practice extenders see patients five days a week, Monday through Friday, offering same-day and next-day appointments.