Robert J Strauch, MD

Hand, Elbow & Microvascular

Robert J Strauch, MD

Hand, Elbow & Microvascular

Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery, Hand, Elbow & MicrovascularMore specialties
One of America's Top Doctors - Castle Connolly Top Doctors
Rated one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors

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51 West 51st Street
New York, NY 10019
US

Additional Locations for Robert J Strauch, MD

  • CUIMC/Herbert Irving Pavilion

    161 Fort Washington Avenue
    New York, NY 10032
    US
  • ColumbiaDoctors - 500 Grand Avenue

    500 Grand Avenue
    Englewood, NJ 07631
    US
  • ColumbiaDoctors - Tarrytown

    155 White Plains Road
    Tarrytown, NY 10591
    US

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About Robert J Strauch, MD


Dr. Robert J. Strauch is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of hand, wrist, and elbow problems in adults and children. He has a special interest in nerve problems of the upper extremity, including carpal tunnel syndrome, and in treating congenital hand disorders. The specialty of hand surgery melds together elements and principles of orthopedic, plastic, neurological and vascular surgery to restore and maximize hand and upper extremity function, whether wielding a jackhammer, throwing a baseball, or playing the violin.


Dr. Strauch has authored and co-authored numerous articles in the field of hand surgery and is actively engaged in basic and clinical research. He served as President of the New York Society for Surgery of the Hand in 2006-2007.


Dr. Strauch has been included in the list of New York Magazine's and "Best Doctors in New York" in addition to being regularly listed in America's Top Doctors. He is also an accomplished amateur magician and has been known to entertain as well as to diagnose and treat his patients. Children, especially, actually look forward to a return office visit with the "magician".


Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Surgery of the Hand

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Expertise

  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Carpal Bones and Hand Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Disorder of Ligament
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Hand & Wrist - Upper Extremities
  • Hand & Wrist problems
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
  • Trauma

Education

  • Fellowship: Indiana Hand Center
  • Internship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
  • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
  • Medical School: Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Fellowship: Indiana Hand To Shoulder Center

Titles & Positions

  • Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Westchester

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