Dr. Moulton specializes in spine surgery. He is an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of spinal disorders in pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. He performs all aspects of spinal care, from non-operative treatments to minimally invasive surgery, tumor, fracture and deformity correction. Dr. Moulton is also the Founder and President of the Board of Directors of the Butterfly Foundation, a non-profit medical organization dedicated to improving the lives of children with complex spinal deformity in developing countries. Sarasota Orthopedic Associates is honored to have him on our team of exceptional fellowship trained physicians!
Dr. Moulton received his undergraduate Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology and Neurophysiology at the University of California in Los Angeles. Subsequently, he received his medical degree from the State University of New York Down State School of Medicine, where he also completed his residency in Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Moulton followed with a fellowship in Spinal Surgery at New York University/Hospital for Joint Disease. He was then nominated as a Traveling Fellow by the North American Spine Society, wherein he trained at many of the premier spinal surgery centers around the world. Committed to education, Dr. Moulton previously served as an Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at New York Medical College where he trained the orthopedic residents and the Hospital for Special Surgery spine fellows. He has published several papers in professional journals, is the editor of a textbook of spinal deformity, and has served as faculty for the Cleveland Clinic Review Courses. He is fluent in Spanish, Japanese and Portuguese.
In addition to utilizing his spine surgery expertise on his patients of all ages, Dr. Moulton devotes a great deal of time caring for and providing surgery to children all over the world in dire need of corrective spine surgery; many times saving their lives. His dedication and concern for the quality of life for those he treats is unmatched.