Dr. Fletcher and Dr. Hinkes were born and raised in South Florida and attended the prestigious University of Miami School of Medicine. They completed their internship in General Surgery and residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida. Dr. Fletcher completed his fellowship in Arthroscopic Surgery at Washington Adventist Hospital in Silver Spring, Maryland, and Dr. Hinkes completed his fellowship in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine/Arthroscopic Surgery at the Hughston Orthopaedic Clinic in Columbus, Georgia. They have practiced general orthopaedic surgery/orthopaedic sports medicine for over 20 years treating adults, adolescents, and children. They have served as team physicians for J.P. Taravella, Coconut Creek High Schools, and provided coverage at local sporting events. Both are board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and Fellows of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American College of Surgeons.