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 orthopedic surgery at Hospital for Special Surgery was followed by two fellowships, as well as 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 has been Chief of the Limb Lengthening and Complex Reconstruction Service since 2005 and is the Director of the Limb Salvage and Amputation Reconstruction Center (LSARC) at HSS. He is professor of clinical orthopedic 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 the Limb Lengthening & Reconstruction Society (LLRS) of which he was President 2012-2013.
Dr. Rozbruch has lectured on his clinical and research works at both national and international meetings and has authored over 150 articles in medical journals and chapters in orthopedic textbooks. He is the editor of 2 major textbooks: Limb Lengthening & Reconstruction Surgery and Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Surgery Case Atlas.