Dr. Christopher Ropiak graduated magna cum laude from Boston College and then went on to attend New York University School of Medicine where he received his Doctorate of Medicine degree. He completed his internship and residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases. While at the Hospital for Joint Diseases he earned the distinction of being selected by the faculty and administration to serve as an Executive Chief Resident. During that time, he received a wide range of orthopaedic training from nationally and internationally recognized orthopaedic surgeons considered leaders in their fields. During his fourth year of residency he also completed further specialized training in orthopaedic trauma surgery at Tampa General Hospital. Dr. Ropiak also performed work with the Harkness Dance Center Injuries during his residency training in New York City, providing care to injured New York City dancers, including professional dancers for Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and Cedar Lake Contemporary Ballet. Dr. Ropiak took an interest in the treatment of sports-related injuries and completed a fellowship in sports orthopaedic surgery at the distinguished Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles. While there, he assisted in the game, office, and surgical care of many professional athletic teams including the Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Kings, Anaheim Mighty Ducks, and Los Angeles Sparks. Working among pioneers and leaders in the field of sports medicine, Dr. Ropiak has been trained in cutting-edge arthroscopy of the shoulder, elbow, hip, and knee. Dr. Ropiak is excited to be back in the New York metropolitan area and he is proud to provide comprehensive and compassionate care.
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Dr. Ropiak's Care Philosophy
Proud to provide comprehensive and compassionate care for a wide range of orthopaedic injuries and ailments. The goal is to use a team approach with each patient to tailor a treatment plan that best suits the needs of each one—whether that treatment plan includes surgery or non-operative interventions.
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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ropiak to family and friends is 4.3 out of 5