Dr. Christopher Rothrock, MD

Dr. Christopher Rothrock, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Christopher Rothrock, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Des Peres, MO and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

1000 Des Peres Rd Ste 325

Des Peres, MO 63131

Contact Information

(314) 821-4423

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Dr. Rothrock's Experience

Dr. Rothrock's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Rothrock's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Rothrock "Dr. Rothrock was born and raised in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania and is a graduate of Penn State University, where he received his Bachelor of Science, Master of Science in Exercise Physiology, and Doctor of Medicine degrees. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at the University of Rochester in Rochester, New York. Upon finishing, he was chosen to participate in a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, where he was team physician for the Cleveland Browns, Cavaliers, Indians, Rockers and Barons, as well as John Carroll University. Dr. Rothrock is the president and owner of St. Louis Sports Health, which he founded in 2009."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rothrock "Dr. Rothrock specializes in the treatment of sports and recreational and work related injuries, with emphasis on the following shoulder and knee injuries: rotator cuff tears, labral tears, shoulder dislocations, biceps tendon tears, clavicle fractures, and AC joint sprains, as well as ACL tears, meniscal tears, articular cartilage injuries and knee ligament injuries."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Penn State
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • Pennsylvania State University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Strong Mem Hosp-Univ of Rochester
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Strong Mem Hsp University Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rothrock has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Member
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Member
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, Member
  • Missouri State Medical Association, Member
  • St. Louis Orthopedic Society, Member
  • The Warthog Society, Member

Dr. Rothrock's Reviews

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Dr. Rothrock's Performance

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  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

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  • Office environment

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  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

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