About Dr. George Botelho
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopedic Surgery
FL State Medical License
Active through 2025
Board Certification and Professional Affiliations
As a testament to his dedication to excellence in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Botelho is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon and was re-certified in 2017. His current certification extends until 2029. Dr. Botelho is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, a Diplomat of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons, and a member of the North American Spine Society.
Early Life and Education
Born with a natural desire to help others, Dr. Botelho always knew he wanted to pursue a career in medicine. As the first doctor in his family, he achieved his dream of attending the prestigious Johns Hopkins University, where he earned a Chemistry degree. He then continued his education at Rutgers Medical School, where he completed his medical degree in 1993.
Career and Practice
Following his medical education, Dr. Botelho moved to Florida and has been practicing in the Florida Keys and Boca Raton areas for over 15 years. He specializes in the evaluation and treatment of orthopedic conditions and spinal disorders, with a focus on providing comprehensive and personalized care to each patient.
Dr. Botelho’s approach emphasizes thorough orthopedic evaluations and non-surgical treatment options whenever possible, ensuring that patients receive the most appropriate and least invasive care for their specific needs.