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Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
31 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Ostrum is Good. Dr. Ostrum has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.9
Promptness 2.3
Courteous Staff 3.3
Accurate Diagnosis 2.7
Bedside Manner 2.7
Spends Time with Me 2.7
Follows Up After Visit 2.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Ostrum, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Broken Bones (Bone Fractures)
  • Femoral Fractures
  • Hip Fractures
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Internal Fracture Fixation
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Leg Fracture (Tibial Fractures)
  • Multiple Trauma

Education & Awards

Dr. Ostrum graduated from Temple University Physicians, Philadelphia. He has 2 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Femoral Fractures
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Ostrum has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Cooper University Hospital 
  • Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Robert F Ostrum MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 31 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Robert F. Ostrum practice?
Dr. Robert Ostrum has 5 office locations.
Dr. Robert Ostrum practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Chapel Hill, NC.
Additional practice locations include: Camden, NJ and Pennsauken, NJ.
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