JOSEPH J. KING, III, M.D., earned his medical degree at Drexel University in 2006 before going on to complete his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Drexel University and his Clinical Research Fellowship in Orthopaedic Oncology at the University of Pennsylvania.
He came to UF in 2012 to work in the Department of Orthopaedics to pursue a fellowship in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and work as a staff member within the Orthopaedic division.
King's clinical practice focuses on shoulder and knee arthroscopy, shoulder and elbow replacement, traumatic injuries to the shoulder and elbow, and reverse shoulder replacement. He has published various works in journals such as Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, Hand, the American Journal of Clinical Oncology and Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy.
King has participated in various organizations such as the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Southern Orthopaedic Association, the American Medical Student Association and the National Hispanic Medical Association. He is currently a member of the Health Volunteers Overseas organization.