Dr. Robert Rovner, MD

Dr. Robert Rovner, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Robert Rovner, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Danville, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

1320 El Capitan Dr Ste 200

Danville, CA 94526

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rovner's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rovner treats Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rovner treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rovner treats Low Back Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Rovner treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rovner treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Rovner treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Rovner's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Microdiscectomy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Complex Spine Surgery
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Elbow Injuries
Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Fracture Care
Gait Abnormality
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand Conditions
Herniated Disc Surgery
Image-Guided Spine Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Kyphosis Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminotomy
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lower Spine Surgery
Lumbar Fusion
Lumbar Laminectomy
Lumbar Microdiscectomy
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Lupus
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Neuroplasty
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoporosis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pediatric Spine Surgery
Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis Surgery
Secondary Malignancies
Shoulder Disorders
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Surgery
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Internal Fixation
Spinal Reconstruction
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis

About Me

Care Philosophy

Robert Rovner, M.D. specializes in the treatment of spinal conditions in pediatric, adult and elderly patients with an emphasis on the use of minimally invasive techniques. He treats pediatric deformities such as scoliosis, traumatic injuries such as...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1985
Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center
Fellowship Hospital
1984
University Of California, Irvine
Residency Hospital
1980
University Of California, Irvine
Internship Hospital
1979
University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
Medical School
1975
University Of Maryland
Undergraduate School
1985
1984
1980
1979
1975

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Rovner's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rovner

4.3

Based on 24 reviews

5 Stars
79.16666666666667%
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4 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
4.166666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
12.5%
(3)

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Dr Rovner did back surgery on me about 20 years ago. He is awesome. If I would ever need another orthopedic surgery he would be the only doctor I would allow to perform the procedure. Awesome.
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I really won’t recommend him to any one else. My outcome of the surgery did by him turned out a twisted vertebrae between c4-5 due to C5 position being twisted when he placed an artificial disc.
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I would highly recommend Dr.Robert Rovner for anyone who has been suffering lower back pain and has tried everything possible to manage the incidious pain to avoid surgery.He carefully evaluated and diagnosed the problem and said he could help me out surgically. I had the recommended surgeries...Read More
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Success!! That's what I have to say about Dt. Rovner. I am 8 months post op and I can now do activities I haven't done in 10 years. After seeng 4 other surgeons 10 years ago in the beginning I decided to follow his direction and process prior to back surgery. Thank goodness I did because with my...Read More
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