John David Reith, MD

Phone: 352.265.4961



As a member of the University of Florida's Department of Pathology, Dr. Reith's practice is limited to musculoskeletal and gastrointestinal pathology. His research interests focus on issues that directly affect the management of musculoskeletal diseases, such as tumor grade, stage and margin status. He is particularly interested in the radiographic and pathologic assessment and management of benign and malignant cartilage tumors.

Dr. Reith also coordinates the section covering the pathology of musculoskeletal diseases for sophomore medical students and is an instructor at the semi-annual Musculoskeletal Pathology Seminar, a course for orthopedic surgery residents, which is sponsored by the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation.

Dr. Reith received his medical degree from the Northeastern Ohio University's College of Medicine. Following a residency in anatomic and clinical pathology at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, he completed fellowships in surgical pathology, at the University of Michigan, and Orthopaedic Pathology, at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx, New York.


Medical School
Northeastern Ohio University

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Anatomic and Clinical Pathology

University of Michigan
Surgical Pathology

Albert Einstein University
Orthopaedic Pathology

Board Certifications

Anatomic and Clinical Pathology
Honors and Awards

University of Florida Pathology Resident Educator of the Year, 2001-2002.
Exemplary Teacher Award, University of Florida College of Medicine, 2004-2005.