Dr. Matthew Roberts, MD

Dr. Matthew Roberts, MD

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Matthew Roberts, MD is an orthopedic foot & ankle surgery specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At Houston in 1997 and specializes in orthopedic foot & ankle surgery and orthopedic surgery.Read his story

523 E 72nd St Fl 5

New York, NY 10021

Contact Information

(212) 606-1181

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Roberts performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Foot Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bunion
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Roberts' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Roberts "Matt Roberts, MD has been in the practice of foot and ankle orthopaedic surgery at Hospital for Special Surgery since 2003, and currently serves as the chief of the foot and ankle service. He is Board certified and specializes in the repair of foot/ankle injuries, as well as the reconstruction of deformities such as bunions, hammertoes, flat feet, and high arched feet. Dr. Roberts was raised in Oklahoma, Arizona, and New York City, where he attended Stuyvesant High School. He spent his undergraduate years at Rice University and went on to graduate at the top of his medical school class at The University of Texas Medical School at Houston in 1997. Dr. Roberts then returned to New York for his General Surgery Internship at Weill Cornell Medical Center and Orthopedic Surgery Residency at Hospital for Special Surgery. He then completed a year-long fellowship in Orthopedic Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery of the Foot and Ankle at Harborview Medical Center / University of Washington Medical Center in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Roberts is currently a member of the American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) and the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS). He is an active member of the Hospital for Special Surgery community and participates in more than a dozen local and national committees. In recognition, he was invited to participate in the AAOS Leadership Fellows program in 2011. He has numerous publications and continues to work in research and education."
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2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

28  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bunion
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hammer Toe
  • Heel Spur
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

17  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Bunion Surgery
  • Flatfoot Correction
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Foot Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Hammer Toe Repair
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Rice University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Texas Medical School At Houston
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Hospital For Special Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University Of Washington
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Roberts has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Roberts' Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Roberts to family and friends
21 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (13)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Roberts' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I loved my experience with Dr. Roberts. He told me exactly what would happen after my surgery and was on target to the day! He explained what. I had to do, and then I got comprehensive instructions to take home. His staff is great, friendly and work hard to accommodate your requests. I must say I...more
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I had a great experience undergoing my foot reconstruction with Dr. Roberts. He took the time to listen to all of my concerns and answer all of my questions from before surgery, the day of surgery, and during all of my follow-up visits. My surgery went really well. I had never had surgery before...more
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I sought a second opinion from Dr Roberts related to a Lisfranc foot injury. I can say that I am so glad I did and the drive from Boston was totally worth it. Dr Matthews made sure I has all the necessary imaging for a definitive diagnosis and provided me with a treatment plan. On top of that he...more
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We feel tremendous and lasting gratitude toward Dr. Roberts ... my son shattered his calcaneous in a sporting accident in Colorado. We came to HSS to have hardware removed from his painful, misshapen ankle and foot. Dr. Roberts explained surgery would need to be redone... disappointing news but...more
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worst doctor ever, and I have been to many. wasted my time. Walks around like he is high and mighty, when he actually does not know much. Don't think an office staff can get much worse
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