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Professional Statement

  • Dr. S. Robert Rozbruch, after graduating Magna Cum Laude from the University of Pennsylvania, attended Weill Cornell Medical College, from which he graduated with honors in research. Residency training in Orthopaedic Surgery was followed by two fellowships. He did specialized training in Trauma as an AO fellow at the University of Bern in Switzerland. Additional training in adult and pediatric limb lengthening followed at the Maryland Center for Limb Lengthening & Reconstruction.
  • Dr. Rozbruch is the Chief of the Limb Lengthening and Complex Reconstruction Service. He is a Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College. He is a member of several national medical societies including fellowship in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Orthopaedic Trauma Association, and ASAMI - The Limb Lengthening & Reconstruction Society. He has presented his clinical and research works at national medical meetings and has authored numerous articles in medical journals and chapters in Orthopaedic textbooks. He edited "Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Surgery," a comprehensive textbook on the subject.

Education & Training

  • Medical School - Cornell University
  • Hospital for Special Surgery, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Universität Bern Medizinische Fakultät, Fellowship in Orthopedic Trauma
  • Maryland Center for Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction, Fellowship in Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Awards and Publications

  • Dean’s Honor List, University of Pennsylvania, 1982-1986
  • Magna Cum Laude, University of Pennsylvania, 1985
  • David P. Barr Summer Research Fellowship, Cornell University Medical College, 1986
  • NIH Summer Research Fellowship, Cornell University Medical College - A Synthetic Matrix for Cartilage Repair, 1987
  • Research Thesis Honors Award, Cornell University Medical College - A Synthetic Matrix for Cartilage Repair, 1988
  • "Best Doctors in New York," New York magazine, 2006-present
  • Castle Connolly "Best Doctors in New York", 2006-present

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Orthopaedic Trauma Association
  • New York State Society of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Society

Language Spoken

  • English