An Experienced Orthopedic Surgeon Committed to Exceptional Care
Dr. Aron D. Rovner is a highly respected orthopedic surgeon serving New Jersey and the greater New York area. Patients come from around the world seek his expertise in treating lumbar and neck conditions, as well as shoulder and knee problems. With a conservative approach to care, he avoids surgery whenever possible, and when performing surgery, mainly employs minimally invasive techniques to facilitate a quick recovery. To benefit from his skill, contact New York Spine and Sports Surgery to book your first appointment.
Emphasis on Patient Care
Believing that knowledgable patients can make the best decisions about their own treatments, Dr. Rovner goes to great lengths in explaining treatment options and each step of therapy. He works with patients to develop a highly personalized treatment plan that best suits lifestyle and healthcare needs. Although Dr. Rovner is renowned for his surgical skill, he sees surgery as a last resort, and may begin treatment with non-invasive modalities such as physical therapy and anti-inflammatory medications.
Areas of Expertise
Dr. Rovner is a Board Certified Orthopedic Surgeon with a specialty in adult and pediatric spinal surgery. He has undergone extensive training in advanced surgical procedures such as microdiscectomies, cervical fusion, balloon kyphoplasties, and disc replacement. He is also one of a select group of surgeons qualified to perform coccygectomies, or surgical tail bone removal. This procedure is very rare, and patients travel internationally to take advantage of Dr. Rovner’s skill and expertise.
Dr. Rovner is also a gifted knee and shoulder surgeon. He performs a number of advanced arthroscopic procedures, such as ACL reconstruction, meniscus repair, microfracture, rotator cuff repair, and subacromial decompression, among others. Many athletes visit New York Spine and Sports Surgery to benefit from our diagnostic and sports medicine treatment options.
Training and Continuing Education
Dr. Rovner attended Rutgers University, where he obtained his BA in Biological Science and Economics in 1992. He then attended medical school at SUNY Health Science Center of Brooklyn, graduating in 1996. From there, he completed an orthopedic surgery internship and residency with Montefiore Medical Center at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx. He was also awarded an Adult and Pediatric Spine Surgery Fellowship at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, TX.
Even with his advanced training, Dr. Rovner is committed to pursuing ongoing education and to staying informed on the latest innovations in orthopedic medicine and spinal surgery. In addition to attending a variety of classes and symposiums, he has presented lectures for such esteemed organizations as the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and the North American Spine Society.
Awards and Affiliations
For the last three years, Dr. Rovner has been elected as one of “America’s Top Orthopedists” by the Consumer’s Research Council of America. He was also given the “Patients’ Choice Award” in 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, and 2009, and has been a listed member in the global Who’s Who of Top Doctors.
Dr. Rovner currently serves as the President of New York Spine and Sports Surgery, PLLC, and is a diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners. He is also certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, serves as a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, and is a member of the Medical Society of the State of New York.
Contact Dr. Rovner Today
If you are suffering from spinal, knee, or shoulder pain, come benefit from Dr. Rovner’s experience and conservative approach. Contact our office and book your consultation today.