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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Rockwell is Average. Dr. Rockwell has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Rockwell, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Medicine
  • Wrist Injury

Education & Awards

Dr. Rockwell graduated from University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.


Dr. Rockwell has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • New Hanover Regional M.C. 
  • Wayne Memorial Hospital 
  • Cape Fear Hospital 


  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. David A Rockwell MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 38 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. David A. Rockwell practice?
Dr. David Rockwell has 7 office locations.
Dr. David Rockwell practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Wilmington, NC.
Additional practice locations include: Goldsboro, NC and Jacksonville, NC.
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