Dr. Matthew Roberts, MD

Dr. Matthew Roberts, MD

Orthopedic Foot & Ankle Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 47
(17)
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Dr. Matthew Roberts, MD is an orthopedic foot & ankle surgery doctor who practices in New York, NY. He is 47 years old and has been practicing for 15 years.Read his story

523 E 72nd St Fl 5

New York, NY 10021

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  • Aetna

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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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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 Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bunion
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Deformities
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Foot and Ankle Injuries
  • 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 Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot and Ankle Reconstruction
  • Foot and Ankle 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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Roberts to family and friends
3.5
based on 17 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 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
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

, NJ |
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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New York, NY |
I would recommend anyone in need of an orthopedic surgeon visit Dr. Roberts. I had a serious achilles tendon rupture while playing basketball. It was a complex case and I feel lucky to have found Dr. Roberts. He answered all my questions thoroughly and helped put me on the road to a full recovery....more
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in New York, NY |
I could not have hoped for a better surgeon than Dr. Roberts. My foot surgery was complex and my outcome was superb. Besides an outstanding outcome, the process was exceptional as Dr. Roberts is very caring and readily responded to any questions that I had. He is very patient and never rushed me....more
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Edison, NJ |
The most important thing about choosing a physician, is NOT how long you sit in the office or whether his bedside manner is pleasing. To my mind, the MOST IMPORTANT thing, to my mind, is the skill with which he identifies the issues, how he manages the surgery, and whether is a skilled surgeon who...more
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Hospitals where Dr. Roberts has admitting privileges

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 E 70th St
New York, NY 10021
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