Dr. Robert Boretz, MD

Dr. Robert Boretz, MD

Non-Surgical Orthopedics  ·  
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Age 50
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Dr. Robert Boretz, MD is a orthopedic specialist in Bridgewater, NJ and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in non-surgical orthopedics, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.

215 Union Ave Ste B

Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Contact Information

(908) 685-8500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • QualCare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers
Limb Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Boretz "My approach to patient care is to educate, be compassionate and provide the best care possible."

3  Specialties

  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

56  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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43  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • University At Albany
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • Jackson Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1996
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • New England Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2001

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Boretz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Boretz's Reviews

4.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Boretz to family and friends
47 total reviews (26 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
    (34)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (2)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Boretz's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (26)

Over the course of the past 4 years, I have had Dr. Boretz treat me for 3 seperate issues/injuries. I have received great compassion and care during all of my visits. In March I had a major procedure performed on my hand with excellent results. I am more than pleased with the outcome of my surgery,...more
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Dr. Boretz explained very well the options for treatment. Surgery went well and the follow up calls ( by himself and the office) were very much appreciated. I had a carpal tunnel release and a tendon from my wrist transferred to my thumb. I am very pleased with the outcome ( got therapy from a...more
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Dr Boretz is caring and very professional. He was very thorough with my surgery, and call me home the next day to find out how I was feeling. My surgery went very well, as of now the numbness and pain in my hand has been resolved. my deepest gratitude to Dr. Boretz
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Easy and fast to make appointments, Dr. Boretz made sure that I understood my surgery options and any risk that could occur. Very pleased with everything.
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I have been suffering from thumb arthritis for many years and endured painful cortisone shots.. I went to see Dr. Boretz over a year ago and was very impressed with his expertise. He explained all available surgical procedures with me and made suggestions based on the type of business I am in. ...more
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