Andrew Hayden, M.D.

Andrew J Hayden, M.D.

(386) 457-6480

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Andrew Hayden, MD, is a fellowship-trained, board-eligible orthopaedic surgeon at UF Health Orthopaedics – Medical Center of Deltona who specializes in sports medicine and uses minimally invasive techniques to treat injuries and conditions of the knee, shoulder, hip and elbow. Dr. Hayden is an expert shoulder and knee surgeon with specialty training in rotator cuff, labrum, ACL, meniscus and cartilage injuries. He also offers minimally invasive joint replacement of the shoulder, knee, and hip.

Dr. Hayden is committed to providing patient-centered care and partners with each patient to develop an individualized care plan that meets their needs and gets them back to enjoying the activities they love.

Prior to joining UF Health, Dr. Hayden attended the University of Florida where he graduated, cum laude, with a degree in Exercise Physiology. He earned his medical degree at the University of South Florida before completing his orthopaedic surgical residency at State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Medical Center. Following his orthopedic residency, he was selected to pursue subspecialized training in sports medicine at Emory University. During his time in Atlanta, he served as a team physician for the Atlanta Falcons, Atlanta Hawks, as well as Georgia Tech football and basketball.

Dr. Hayden served in multiple leadership roles throughout his training, including academic chief resident and president of the Gamma chapter of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.

Dr. Hayden is a member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society and the American Medical Association.


Fellowship - Orthopedic Sports Medicine
Emory University

Residency - Orthopaedic Surgery
SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Doctor of Medicine
University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine

Graduate Certificate - Business Foundations
University of South Florida

Bachelor of Science - Applied Physiology and Kinesiology
University of Florida

Board Certification

  • Orthopaedic Surgery - American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Honors and Awards

Team Physician
Atlanta Falcons (NFL) - Atlanta Hawks (NBA) - Emory University and Georgia Tech Athletics

National AMA Section Involvement Event of the Year
National American Medical Association