Dr. Bland is a pediatric orthopaedic surgeon at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital. He sees patients in the St. Petersburg and Tampa locations of Children's Orthopaedic and Scoliosis Surgery Associates (COSSA), L.L.P., and the Johns Hopkins All Children’s Outpatient Care locations in East Lake and Pasco.
COSSA is the exclusive provider of pediatric orthopaedic services at Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital.
Dr. Bland is an affiliate associate professor in the USF Morsani College of Medicine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine. Dr. Bland is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Florida Orthopaedic Society, and the Pinellas and Hillsborough County Medical Societies.
Dr. Bland has a special interest in the orthopaedic manifestations of neuromuscular diseases such as cerebral palsy and patients with complex lower extremity deformities, which includes osteogenesis imperfecta.
Dr. Bland earned his medical degree at the Duke University School of Medicine and completed his residency in orthopaedic surgery at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He completed a pediatric orthopaedics and scoliosis fellowship at the Rady Children’s Hospital/University of California, San Diego.