Dr. Ignatios Papas is a non-surgical orthopedic physician specializing in interventional musculoskeletal and rehabilitation medicine at New ReGeneration Orthopedics. Dr. Papas is a native Floridian and received his bachelor of science degree in Microbial and Molecular Biology from the University of Central Florida and his master of science degree in Neuroscience and Aging from the University of South Florida, Morsani College of Medicine.
He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, North Carolina where he served as Chief resident and founded the program’s Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Curriculum. Dr. Papas has taught courses in musculoskeletal ultrasound to residents across multiple specialties and to medical students. During his academic chief tenure he was voted Medical Educator of the Year at Carolinas Rehabilitation.
At New ReGeneration Orthopedics of Florida and Regenexx Dr. Papas focuses on Interventional Regenerative Orthopedics – Offering the Nation’s Most Advanced Non-Surgical Stem Cell and Platelet Treatments for Injuries and Arthritis under image guidance using ultrasound and fluoroscopy (live X-ray). Dr. Papas continues to conduct research involving musculoskeletal ultrasound and sports medicine. He is a member of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the American Academy of Orthopedics, the Spine Intervention Society and the American Osteopathic College of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
When he isn’t practicing medicine he enjoys spending time with his wife and new baby, playing soccer, practicing guitar and listening to historical podcasts.