South Florida Baptist Hospital's team of proficient general surgeons:
Stephen Butler, M.D.
Stephen Butler, MD, is a board-certified surgeon who has been affiliated with South Florida Baptist Hospital since 1992. He has been a past-president of the hospital medical staff and has served on every major medical staff committee. Dr. Butler practices general and vascular surgery with a special interest in hernia, breast, thyroid, laparoscopic surgery, robotic and minimal access surgery. He is a a faculty member of Nova-Southeastern University.
Medical And Surgical Training:
University of Missouri - Kansas City School of Medicine
St. Luke’s Hospital - General Surgical Residency
Endoscopy/Laparoscopy Fellowship - Case Western Reserve University
Diplomate and Recertified by American College of Surgeons, Member of Florida Chapter of American College of Surgeons, Fellow of the America College of Surgeons, Chairman of the Board of St. Benedict Education Foundation
Clinton Ryan Hall, M.D.
Clinton R. Hall, MD, was born at South Florida Baptist Hospital and graduated from Plant City High School. He received his bachelor’s degree in biology, graduating Suma Cum Laude, from Cumberland College in Williamsburg, Kentucky, and his Doctor of Medicine from the University of South Florida College of Medicine in Tampa, Florida. Dr. Hall served his internship and completed his residency as Chief Administrative Resident at the Ohio State University Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. He continued there as Assistant Professor of Surgery and completed a Fellowship in minimally invasive, bariatric and robotic-assisted surgery.
Dr. Hall’s clinical interests include laparoscopic bariatric surgery, application of the da Vinci robotic system in anti-reflux procedures, and laparoscopic complex abdominal hernia repair.
Medical and Surgical Training:
University of South Florida College of Medicine
Ohio State University Medical Center – internship and residency
American College of Surgeons, American Society of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery, a candidate member of the Society of the American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
Anthony Rossi, D.O.
Dr. Anthony Rossi is a surgeon at South Florida Baptist Hospital and a part of BayCare Physician Partners and BayCare Medical Group. Dr. Rossi received his bachelors degree in biology from University of Miami, a masters degree in biomedical sciences from Barry University in Miami, and his Doctor of Medicine from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Pennsylvania. He served his internship and completed his residency as General Surgery Chief Resident at Pinnacle Health Community General Osteopathic Hospital in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.
Dr. Rossi’s clinical interests include minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery, bariatric surgery, all aspects of general surgery, thyroid surgery, breast surgery, upper and lower endoscopy and wound care.
Medical and Surgical Training:
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Pinnacle Health Community General Osteopathic Hospital
Memberships: American Osteopathic Association, American College of Osteopathic Surgeons, Florida Osteopathic Medical Association, Psi Sigma Alpha and Sigma Sigma Phi medical honor societies, and the National Society of Collegiate Scholars.