Benjamin D. Rubin, M.D., M.S. - Orthopaedic Surgeon
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Meet Dr. Benjamin D. Rubin
OCMA Top Doctor 2009,2010,2011,2012,2013,2014,2015
Southern California Super Doctor 2009, 2013-2016 (LA Magazine)
Sports Injuries
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Rotator Cuff and Shoulder Instability Surgery
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Ligament Reconstruction
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Office Address

Orthopaedic Specialty Institute
280 S. Main Street
Suite 200
Orange, CA  92868
Tel: (714) 634-4567   
Fax:  (714) 634-4569
www.benrubinmd.com

 

Education

High School

Evander Childs High School
Bronx, N.Y.

College

Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.
B.S. Biological Sciences, 1968

Graduate School

Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA
M.S. Anatomy, 1970

Medical School

Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
M.D., 1974

Academic Honors

College

Dean's List

Medical School

Department of Surgery Prize for Excellence, 1974               
Summer Fellowship, Amer. Soc. of Anesthesiologists, 1974

Orthopedic Training

Internship

University of Texas, Health Sciences Center
Department of Surgery
Houston, TX  1974-1975

Residency

St. Luke’s Hospital Center
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
New York, N.Y.  1975-1978

Fellowships

Sports Medicine
Brookline Sports Medicine (Sports Medicine Resource)
Boston, MA  1978

Sports Medicine
Kerlan Jobe Orthopedic Clinic
Inglewood, CA  1979


Licensure

California G 38558 1978  
Massachusetts  42981 1978 (inactive)
New York 124600 1975 (inactive)

Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
    September, 1980

  • National Board of Medical Examiners
    July, 1975 #144972

Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

  • American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America

  • International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery, and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

  • Western Orthopedic Association

  • California Orthopedic Association

  • California Medical Association

  • Orange County Medical Association

  • Olympic Sports Medicine Society

  • American Physicians Fellowship, Inc. for Medicine in Israel

Hospital Affiliations

  • Saint Joseph Hospital
    Orange, CA

  • Hoag Orthopedic Institute
    Irvine, CA


Academic Appointments

  • Previously Clinical Professor
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery
    University of California, Irvine

  • Instructor, Gross Anatomy
    Department of Anatomy
    Jefferson Medical College
    Philadelphia, PA  1969-1971

Professional Positions

Chairman, Sports Medicine Committee
United States Diving
1987-2003
   
Member, Medical Committee
Amateur Swimming Union of the Americas
1991-1995
   
Orange County Medical Association
Committee on the Medical Aspects of Sports and Physical Fitness
1983-1987
Chairman 1984-1987
Peer Review and Ethics Committee 1987-1990
   
A.O.S.S.M.
Council of Delegates
1998-2000
   
Arthroscopy Association of North America
Bylaws Committee
2000-2001
Learning Center Committee 2002-2006, 2009-
Ethics and Standards Committee 2002-2004

Team Physician

United States Diving Team 1983-2003
California Surf Professional Soccer Team
North American Soccer League
1980-1981

XXIII Olympic Games
Los Angeles, CA

1984
XXIV Olympic Games
Seoul, Korea
1988
XXV Olympic Games
Barcelona, Spain
1992
U. S. Maccabiah Team
Tel Aviv, Israel
1985
U.S. Diving Team
VI World Championships
Perth, Australia
1991
Volunteer Physician
U.S. Olympic Training Center
Colorado Springs, CO
1989
Chapman College 1984-1989
Biola University 1986-1989
Dana Hills High School 1979-1980
Santa Ana Valley High School 1980-1982
Laguna Beach High School 1985-1987
Southern California Christian High School 1990-1992
California Lutheran High School 1988-1993
Century High School 1992-1995
Servite High School 1979-present
Laguna Hills High School 2007-present
El Modeno High School 2010-present
Mission Viejo Nadadores Diving 1979-present
McCormick Divers 1980-present

Course Instructor

  • Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
    Laguna Hills, CA January, 1989

  • Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder ‘89
    San Diego, CA May, 1989

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgical Update
    Dana Point, CA September, 1989

  • Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder-Update ‘90
    San Diego, CA June, 1990

  • Arthroscopic ACL Reconstruction and Meniscal Repair
    Laguna Hills, CA 1990

  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgical Techniques and Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release Cadaver Workshop
    Dana Point, CA May, 1991

  • Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder-Update ‘91
    San Diego, CA July, 1991

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America Fall Meeting
    Palm Desert, CA November, 1991

  • Refinements in Shoulder Arthroscopy and Total Shoulder
    Laguna Hills, CA January, 1992

  • 9th Annual San Diego Shoulder Arthroscopy Course
    La Jolla, CA June, 1992

  • Endoscopic ACL/PCL Ligament Reconstruction Workshop
    Laguna Hills, CA October,1992

  • Meniscal Transplantation, Allografts and Scaffolding
    Endoscopic ACL/PCL Techniques
    Laguna Beach, CA November, 1993

  • 11th Annual San Diego Shoulder Arthroscopy Course
    La Jolla, CA June, 1994

  • Arthroscopic vs. Open Shoulder Surgery Techniques,
    Controversy, and Consensus
    Laguna Beach, CA November, 1994

  • 12th Annual San Diego Shoulder Arthroscopy Course
    La Jolla, CA June, 1995

  • Controversy and Consensus: Arthroscopic vs. Open
    Shoulder Surgical Techniques
    Laguna Beach, CA November, 1995

  • Associate Master Instructor
    Orthopedic Learning Center, Advanced Shoulder Course
    Rosemont, IL May 4-5, 1996

  • 13th Annual San Diego Shoulder Arthroscopy Course
    La Jolla, CA June, 1996

  • Shoulder Surgery Controversies 1996
    Dana Point, CA November, 1996

  • Athroscopy Association of North America Fall Course
    Palm Desert, CA November, 1996

  • 14th Annual San Diego Shoulder Arthroscopy Course
    La Jolla, CA June. 1997

  • Shoulder Surgery Controversies 1997
    Dana Point, CA November, 1997

  • Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty of the Shoulder
    15th Annual San Diego Meeting
    San Diego, CA June, 1998

  • Shoulder Surgery Controversies 1998
    Costa Mesa, CA October, 1998

  • Associate Master Instructor
    Orthopaedic Learning Center, Advanced Shoulder Course
    Rosemont, IL February 26-28, 1999

  • Arthroscopy and Arthroplasty of the Shoulder
    San Diego Shoulder 16th Annual Meeting
    San Diego, CA June, 1999

  • Shoulder Surgery Controversies 1999
    Costa Mesa, CA October, 1999

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America Fall Meeting
    San Diego, CA November, 1999

  • Arthroscopy, Arthroplasty, Fractures
    17th Annual Meeting
    San Diego, CA June, 2000

  • Shoulder Surgery Controversies 2000
    Costa Mesa, CA October, 2000

  • Arthroscopy, Arthroplasty, Fractures
    18th Annual Meeting
    San Diego, CA June, 2001

  • Shoulder Surgery Controversies 2001
    Costa Mesa, CA October, 2001

  • Arthroscopy, Arthroplasty, Fractures
    San Diego Shoulder 19th Annual Meeting
    San Diego, CA June, 2002

  • Shoulder Surgery Controversies 2002
    Costa Mesa, CA October, 2002

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
    Focus Demonstration
    “Patellofemoral Pain, Instability and Malalignment”
    Lab Faculty – Knee Laboratory
    21st Annual Fall Course
    Palm Desert, CA November 2002

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
    Moderator, Shoulder Instability Session
    22nd Annual Meeting
    Phoenix, AZ April 2003

  • Master Instructor
    Orthopaedic Learning Center, Advanced Shoulder Course
    Rosemont, IL September 5-7, 2003

  • Master Instructor
    Orthopaedic Learning Center, Shoulder Arthroscopy with Mini-Open Rotator Cuff Repair
    Rosemont, IL June 11-13, 2004

  • Shoulder Surgery Controversies 2005
    Newport Beach, CA October, 2005

  • Master Instructor
    Orthopaedic Learning Center, Shoulder Arthroscopy with Mini-Open Rotator Cuff Repair
    Rosemont, IL September 15-17, 2006

  • Shoulder Surgery Controversies 2006
    Newport Beach, CA October, 2006

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
    25th Annual Fall Course
    Palm Desert, CA November 2006

  • Shoulder Surgery Controversies 2007
    Newport Beach, CA September, 2007

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
    26th Annual Fall Course
    Orlando, FL November, 2007

  • Shoulder Surgery Controversies 2008
    Newport Beach, CA October, 2008

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
    27th Annual Fall Course
    Scottsdale, AZ November, 2008

  • Master Instructor
    Orthopaedic Learning Center, Advanced Shoulder Course
    Rosemont, IL   September 10-12, 2010

  • Master Instructor
    Orthopaedic Learning Center, Advanced Shoulder Course
    Rosemont, IL   October 19-21, 2012

 

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