About Jacob Rozbruch, MD
Board certified in both orthopaedic surgery and pediatrics, Dr. Rozbruch received his orthopaedic training at The Hospital for Special Surgery, The New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. He is currently the Chief of General Orthopaedic Surgery at Beth Israel Medical Center in Manhattan, as well as an Assistant Professor at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Dr. Jacob Rozbruch has been repeatedly named one of New York’s “Best Doctors” by New York Magazine, and was elected to its prestigious Hall of Fame in 1999 as the top orthopaedic surgeon in New York City. He has been one of the “Top Orthopedic Surgeons in the New York/Metropolitan Area” for 12 consecutive years (Castle-Connolly Medical LTD), as well as one of the “Best Orthopedic Surgeons in America” in its inception year of 2007. Since 1979, when he finished his training at The Hospital for Special Surgery and went into private practice, he has taken care of patients with the highest level of care and surgical expertise, both locally and around the world. As Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery at Beth Israel Medical Center-North Division from 1987-1995, Dr. Rozbruch is credited with building the hospital's orthopaedic department into one of the largest in New York City.
Beloved by his patients, Dr. Rozbruch is well known for his superb technical skill in the operating room, as well as his outstanding abilities as a diagnostician and clinician. Dr. Rozbruch treats a broad spectrum of orthopaedic problems, from lower spine conditions, advanced arthritic joint problems of the hip, knee, and shoulder to trauma and sports related joint injuries to the shoulder, knee, and ankle. His training and board certification by both the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and the American Academy of Pediatrics has allowed him treat a wide range of patients, from the very youngest to the very oldest. He is a founding member of the nationally prominent Arthritic Hip and Knee Society, as well as a fellow of many other prestigious societies, including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, the North American Spine Society, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, the International Arthroscopy Association, the Foot and Ankle Society, and the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Dr. Rozbruch lives in New York City with his wife, Marsha, and has two grown, married children, Josh and Lauren and Jenny and Eric. He is an avid biker and enjoys reading, gardening, and skiing with his family.