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Phillip Sussman, D.O.

Hip, Joint Replacement, Knee, Shoulder, Sports Medicine

Dr. Phillip Sussman graduated from the University of Florida in Gainesville to complete his Bachelor of Science degree in biology. He then earned his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Bradenton, Florida. For his residency, Dr. Sussman attended HCA Florida Healthcare/USF Morsani College of Medicine in Largo. Undergoing an additional year of advanced fellowship training, he completed a sports medicine fellowship at Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center. His team physician experience included coverage of the University of Central Florida's football and basketball teams, the Orlando City SC, the Arnold Palmer Invitational, and the 2022 Special Olympics equestrian events.

When he is not seeing patients, Dr. Sussman enjoys hiking, camping, off-roading, and playing with his dogs and sulcata tortoise.

Available to see patients at our Abingdon location, Dr. Sussman is dedicated to providing patients with exceptional orthopedic care.


    Medical School

    • Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Bradenton, FL


    • Orthopedic Surgery, HCA Florida Healthcare/USF Morsani College of Medicine, Largo, FL


    • Sports Medicine, Orlando Health Orlando Regional Medical Center, Orlando, FL


    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
    • American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics
    • American Osteopathic Association
    • Arthroscopy Association of North America
    • Orthopaedic Trauma Association

    Team Affiliation

    • Emory & Henry College
    • “Dr. Sussman was very good. It was fast and to the point. ”
      – Vicki S.