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Medical Team

Expert Sports Medicine in Tampa Bay

Our sports medicine physicians are familiar with the unique needs of athletes of all ages. Our physicians hold a Certification of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine and offer preventive care and ongoing treatment for athletes and everyday active individuals of all ages including children, adolescents, adults and geriatric patients alike.

George W. Rankin, MD CAQSM

George W. Rankin, MD, CAQSM, is board certified in both family medicine and sports medicine and he has over a decade's experience providing comprehensive care for patients ages 6 & up. He earned his medical degree from the University of California, Davis in Sacramento, California before completing his residency in family medicine at the University of South Florida here in Tampa. He then completed a sports medicine fellowship at Phoebe Putney Memorial Hospital in Albany, Georgia.

Deborah Renelus, MD CAQSM

Deborah Renelus, MD, CAQSM is a board-certified family and sports medicine physician who provides comprehensive care for patients ages 6 & up and practices in the North Pinellas area. She earned her medical degree from USF’s College of Medicine and she completed her fellowship in Sports Medicine at Bayfront Health in St. Petersburg, Florida. Dr. Renelus provides comprehensive care for patients ages 6 & up.