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David L Rubenstein , MD

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Medical Group:

Main Line Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
Main Line HealthCare Physician
Specialties Accepting New Patients
Orthopedic Surgery
  Board Certified in 2004
Yes
Sports Medicine Yes
Age: 56     Gender: M
Years in practice: 24
Areas of Clinical Interest:
Surgical treatment & rehab for adolescent and adult athletes and active adults
Sports Injuries of upper & lower extremities
Arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery
Acute or chronic injuries of shoulder, knee, and elbow
Rotator cuff injury, shoulder instability
Tendinitis, knee meniscal tears, ACL tears
Arthritis
Tennis or golf elbow

Medical School:
Temple University School of Medicine

Internship:
Albert Einstein Medical Center

Residency:
Albert Einstein Medical Center

Fellowship:
Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic

Primary Affiliation:  Lankenau Medical Center

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

Main Line Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine   (view other physicians at this practice)

Office Information

Location:
Lankenau MOB East, Suite 256
100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, PA  19096

TEL: 610.649.8055 FAX: 610.649.4367 ext. 2510
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Access Information:
Handicap Access

hours icon Hours: Weekdays
 
Main Line Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, PA  19096

TEL: 610.649.8055 FAX: 610.649.4367 ext. 2510

View Map | Get Directions

Access Information:
Handicap Access

Hours:Weekdays



Titles

Academic Titles:
Instructor in Orthopaedic Surgery
Associate Director of the Sports Medicine Fellowship - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Clinical/Dept Titles:

Director, Sports Medicine - Lankenau Medical Center

Recent Clinical Studies Published

PUBLICATIONS

"Rotator Cuff Tears: A Review of Diagnosis and Treatment," Abboudi J, Rubenstein D.

The Jefferson Orthopedic Journal, Vol. XXVII: 18-25, 1998

"Revision of Failed GORE-TEX Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction," Rubenstein D, Sarin G, Subbio C, Miller L. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine, 6:97-101, 1998

"A Harvesting Technique For Autologous Central One-Third Bone-Patellar Bone Graft," Miller L, Wetzler MJ, Rubenstein D, Lubowitz J. Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery.

"Repair of Rotator Cuff Tears In Golfers," Vives M, Miller L, Rubenstein D, Taliwal R, Becker C. Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 17:165-172, 2001.

"Operative Repair of Anterior Instability and Rotator Cuff Tears in Athletes," Brislin K, Rubenstein D, Wetzler M, Subbio C. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine, 10:64-68, 2002.

"Managing Shoulder Injuries In Swimmers," Rubenstein D, Gloystein D, Gillespie M, Wetzler M, Schenk R. The Journal Of Musculoskeletal Medicine, September 2002.

"Discoid Lateral Meniscus," Spagnuolo C, Rubenstein D. (Submitted for Publication 2003)

"Radiographic Analysis of Os Acromiale," Rubenstein D, Cohen B, Takemoto R. (Submitted for Publication 2003).

VIDEOTAPES

"BOUNCE-BACK," Exercise Videotape, 1999 Production, currently under distribution.

"The Modified Weaver-Dunn Procedure for Chronic Grade III Acromiclavicular Separations," Rubenstein D, Tibone J, Kvitne R,. Accepted by 1994 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery.

"Orthopedic Examination of the Shoulder," Tibone J, DiGovine N, Rubenstein D, Jobe F. Accepted by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Presented at the 1991 meeting of the AAOS, Anaheim, California.

PRESENTATIONS

Diagnostic Studies of the Knee & Shoulder, Pennsylvania Bar Annual Workers Compensation Meeting, Hershey, PA. September 2003.

"Impingement Syndrome, Rotator Cuff Tears and Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair," Primarily Orthopedics Symposium, Conshohocken, PA. September 2003.

"Management of Pain in Sports Medicine," Orthopedic Sports Medicine Symposium, Radnor, PA. May 2003.

"Advanced Techniques in Shoulder Arthroscopy-Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair, SLAP Lesion Repair, Arthroscopic Stabilization." (Arthrex Facility) Naples, Florida. February 2003.

"Shoulder Instability in the Young Athlete and The Weekend Warrior," Primarily Orthopaedics Symposium, Conshohocken, PA. September 2002.

"Overuse Injuries of the Elbow," Primarily Orthopaedics Symposium, Conshohocken, PA. September 2002.

"Ruptures of the Pectoral Major-Surgical Repair" Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society, San Juan, Puerto Rico. April 2002.

"Sports Injuries in the Workers Knee," Annual Rehabilitation & Workers Compensation Seminar, King of Prussia, PA. October 2001.

"Diagnosis and Management of the Unstable Shoulder," Primarily Orthopaedics Symposium, Bryn Mawr, PA. September 2001.

"Soft Tissue Problems About The Elbow," Primarily Orthopaedics Symposium, Bryn Mawr, PA. September 2001.

"Diagnosis and Management of Shoulder Injuries," Newtown Square Physical Therapy Associates, Newtown Square, PA. April 2001.

"Physical Diagnosis of Athletic Knee Injuries," Mercy Physical Therapy Grand Rounds, Broomall, PA. March 2001.

"Turf Injuries in Sports Medicine," Thomas Jefferson University Orthopedic Grand Rounds, Philadelphia, PA. February 2001.

"Physical Examination of The Knee," University of Delaware Annual Sports Medicine Symposium, Wilmington, DE. January 2001.

"Physical Examination of The Knee," 1st Annual Professional Lacrosse Combine, Major League Lacrosse, Orlando, Florida. November 2000.

"Shoulder Injuries in Profes

Recent Honors, Awards, Citations

2011, 2009, 2007 - TOP DOCTOR - Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
Main Line Today Magazine

TOP DOCTOR-Orthopedic Surgery
Consumers Guide to Top Doctors 2002

Inventor: BOUNCE-BACK Exercise System

Community/Team Clinical Affiliations

Medical Director
Millenium Home Health Care

Medical Director
HealthSouth Physical Therapy
Wynnewood, PA

Team Orthopedic Surgeon, Philadelphia 76ers

Head Team Physician
PHILADELPHIA SOUL - Professional Arena Football

Head Tournament Physician
Advanta Women's Professional Tennis Tournament
Villanova, PA

Visiting Team Physician
LOS ANGELES DODGERS-Professional Baseball

Head League Physician & Medical Director
MAJOR LEAGUE PROFESSIONAL LACROSSE

Orthopedic Surgeon
2001 ESPN EXTREME X-GAMES
Philadelphia, PA

Team Physician
PHILADELPHIA WINGS-Professional Lacrosse

Orthopedic Consultant
Bryn Mawr College

TEAM PHYSICIAN:
The Haverford School
The Shipley School
Marple-Newtown High School
Friends Central School
The Baldwin School

Assistant Team Physician
Haverford College

Orthopedic Consultant
GENTIS Corporation Cartilage Cell Technology
Philadelphia, PA

Current Memberships and Activities

Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Medical Association


Temple University Medical Alumnae Association
Albert Einstein Orthopaedic Alumni Association


Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society
Philadelphia Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine


Delaware County Medical Society

GENERAL

Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery (Board Certified in 2004) - Accepting New Patients
Sports Medicine - Accepting New Patients
Age: 56     Gender: M
Years in practice: 24

Medical School:
Temple University School of Medicine

Internship:
Albert Einstein Medical Center

Residency:
Albert Einstein Medical Center

Fellowship:
Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic

Primary Affiliation:  Lankenau Medical Center

* Members of the Main Line Health medical staff are affiliated with Bryn Mawr Hospital, Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital and Riddle Hospital.

Titles

Academic Titles:
Instructor in Orthopaedic Surgery
Associate Director of the Sports Medicine Fellowship - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Clinical/Dept Titles:

Director, Sports Medicine - Lankenau Medical Center


PRACTICE

Practice Name:
Main Line Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

appointment icon Location:

Lankenau MOB East, Suite 256
100 East Lancaster Avenue
Wynnewood, PA  19096
TEL: 610.649.8055 FAX: 610.649.4367 ext. 2510
transportation icon Access Information:  Handicap Access
hours icon Hours: Weekdays
Areas of Clinical Interest:
Surgical treatment & rehab for adolescent and adult athletes and active adults
Sports Injuries of upper & lower extremities
Arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery
Acute or chronic injuries of shoulder, knee, and elbow
Rotator cuff injury, shoulder instability
Tendinitis, knee meniscal tears, ACL tears
Arthritis
Tennis or golf elbow

Patient Population
  • Adult
  • Pediatric
  • Adolescent
  • Geriatric
  • Medicare
  • HMO
  • PPO
  • Self-Pay

PUBLICATIONS & CITATIONS

Recent Clinical Studies Published

PUBLICATIONS

"Rotator Cuff Tears: A Review of Diagnosis and Treatment," Abboudi J, Rubenstein D.

The Jefferson Orthopedic Journal, Vol. XXVII: 18-25, 1998

"Revision of Failed GORE-TEX Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction," Rubenstein D, Sarin G, Subbio C, Miller L. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine, 6:97-101, 1998

"A Harvesting Technique For Autologous Central One-Third Bone-Patellar Bone Graft," Miller L, Wetzler MJ, Rubenstein D, Lubowitz J. Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery.

"Repair of Rotator Cuff Tears In Golfers," Vives M, Miller L, Rubenstein D, Taliwal R, Becker C. Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery 17:165-172, 2001.

"Operative Repair of Anterior Instability and Rotator Cuff Tears in Athletes," Brislin K, Rubenstein D, Wetzler M, Subbio C. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine, 10:64-68, 2002.

"Managing Shoulder Injuries In Swimmers," Rubenstein D, Gloystein D, Gillespie M, Wetzler M, Schenk R. The Journal Of Musculoskeletal Medicine, September 2002.

"Discoid Lateral Meniscus," Spagnuolo C, Rubenstein D. (Submitted for Publication 2003)

"Radiographic Analysis of Os Acromiale," Rubenstein D, Cohen B, Takemoto R. (Submitted for Publication 2003).

VIDEOTAPES

"BOUNCE-BACK," Exercise Videotape, 1999 Production, currently under distribution.

"The Modified Weaver-Dunn Procedure for Chronic Grade III Acromiclavicular Separations," Rubenstein D, Tibone J, Kvitne R,. Accepted by 1994 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery.

"Orthopedic Examination of the Shoulder," Tibone J, DiGovine N, Rubenstein D, Jobe F. Accepted by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Presented at the 1991 meeting of the AAOS, Anaheim, California.

PRESENTATIONS

Diagnostic Studies of the Knee & Shoulder, Pennsylvania Bar Annual Workers Compensation Meeting, Hershey, PA. September 2003.

"Impingement Syndrome, Rotator Cuff Tears and Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair," Primarily Orthopedics Symposium, Conshohocken, PA. September 2003.

"Management of Pain in Sports Medicine," Orthopedic Sports Medicine Symposium, Radnor, PA. May 2003.

"Advanced Techniques in Shoulder Arthroscopy-Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair, SLAP Lesion Repair, Arthroscopic Stabilization." (Arthrex Facility) Naples, Florida. February 2003.

"Shoulder Instability in the Young Athlete and The Weekend Warrior," Primarily Orthopaedics Symposium, Conshohocken, PA. September 2002.

"Overuse Injuries of the Elbow," Primarily Orthopaedics Symposium, Conshohocken, PA. September 2002.

"Ruptures of the Pectoral Major-Surgical Repair" Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society, San Juan, Puerto Rico. April 2002.

"Sports Injuries in the Workers Knee," Annual Rehabilitation & Workers Compensation Seminar, King of Prussia, PA. October 2001.

"Diagnosis and Management of the Unstable Shoulder," Primarily Orthopaedics Symposium, Bryn Mawr, PA. September 2001.

"Soft Tissue Problems About The Elbow," Primarily Orthopaedics Symposium, Bryn Mawr, PA. September 2001.

"Diagnosis and Management of Shoulder Injuries," Newtown Square Physical Therapy Associates, Newtown Square, PA. April 2001.

"Physical Diagnosis of Athletic Knee Injuries," Mercy Physical Therapy Grand Rounds, Broomall, PA. March 2001.

"Turf Injuries in Sports Medicine," Thomas Jefferson University Orthopedic Grand Rounds, Philadelphia, PA. February 2001.

"Physical Examination of The Knee," University of Delaware Annual Sports Medicine Symposium, Wilmington, DE. January 2001.

"Physical Examination of The Knee," 1st Annual Professional Lacrosse Combine, Major League Lacrosse, Orlando, Florida. November 2000.

"Shoulder Injuries in Profes

Recent Honors, Awards, Citations

2011, 2009, 2007 - TOP DOCTOR - Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine
Main Line Today Magazine

TOP DOCTOR-Orthopedic Surgery
Consumers Guide to Top Doctors 2002

Inventor: BOUNCE-BACK Exercise System

Community/Team Clinical Affiliations

Medical Director
Millenium Home Health Care

Medical Director
HealthSouth Physical Therapy
Wynnewood, PA

Team Orthopedic Surgeon, Philadelphia 76ers

Head Team Physician
PHILADELPHIA SOUL - Professional Arena Football

Head Tournament Physician
Advanta Women's Professional Tennis Tournament
Villanova, PA

Visiting Team Physician
LOS ANGELES DODGERS-Professional Baseball

Head League Physician & Medical Director
MAJOR LEAGUE PROFESSIONAL LACROSSE

Orthopedic Surgeon
2001 ESPN EXTREME X-GAMES
Philadelphia, PA

Team Physician
PHILADELPHIA WINGS-Professional Lacrosse

Orthopedic Consultant
Bryn Mawr College

TEAM PHYSICIAN:
The Haverford School
The Shipley School
Marple-Newtown High School
Friends Central School
The Baldwin School

Assistant Team Physician
Haverford College

Orthopedic Consultant
GENTIS Corporation Cartilage Cell Technology
Philadelphia, PA

Current Memberships and Activities

Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Medical Association


Temple University Medical Alumnae Association
Albert Einstein Orthopaedic Alumni Association


Pennsylvania Orthopaedic Society
Philadelphia Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine


Delaware County Medical Society

Membership on the medical staff of any of our hospitals does not constitute an employment or agency relationship.

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