R. David Heekin, MD, FACS, Heekin Clinic

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A retired U.S. Army Colonel and Jacksonville native, Dr. R. David Heekin is well known as the Chief of Orthopedic Surgery at St. Vincent’s Medical Center Riverside and Medical Director of St. Vincent’s Orthopedic Center of Excellence.

As a Fellowship-trained and board certified orthopedic surgeon, Dr. R. David Heekin has been setting the standard for orthopedic care for over 30 years. A nationally renowned expert in total joint replacements, he performs more hip and knee replacements than any other surgeon in the state of Florida. At the Heekin Clinic you can expect the highest level of care and a more personalized physician-patient relationship from Florida’s most experienced orthopedic surgeon.

He has also compiled one of the nation’s largest independent hip and knee registries housed by the Heekin Institute of Orthopedic Research. Medical implant manufacturers, medical scientists and other surgeons rely on Dr. Heekin’s expertise and pioneering research. Shouldn’t you?

Professional Designations:

Medical Director of Orthopedic Center of Excellence, St. Vincent’s Medical Center Riverside

Chief of Orthopedic Surgery, St. Vincent’s Medical Center Riverside

Fellow, American College of Surgeons

Board Certification: American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

St. Vincent’s: 2 Shircliff Way, Suite 605, Jacksonville, FL 32204 • 904.328.597