Special Advertising Section 244 November 2014 NJMONTHLY.COM
From left: Dr. Richard Rosa, Dr. Jason Garcia
Richard Rosa, MD, FACS
AdvAnced OrthOpAedic And JOint replAcement center
741 northfield road, Suite 200, West Orange, nJ 07052
973-736-9980 • aocenter.org
The expertise of Dr. Richard Rosa is helping thousands of patients live full and active lifestyles. A board-certified orthopedic surgeon,
Dr. Rosa specializes in minimally invasive and arthroscopic surgery of the knee, shoulder and hip, and in total joint replacement. His talents
also reach beyond the operating room with a unique ability to ease patients’ fears and anxieties in a compassionate and caring manner. “I
am always aware of the special bond between a doctor and patient,” says Dr. Rosa. “I know that my relationship with my patients is what
Fellowship trained at New York City’s world-renowned Hospital for Special Surgery and in practice for more than 30 years, Dr. Rosa
brings unsurpassed experience in sports medicine to patients young and old. A former college athlete, his lifelong love of sports led him to
his passion for orthopedics and to his new role as the team physician of the Georgetown University Rugby Football Club.
Together with partner Dr. Jason Garcia and a devoted staff, Dr. Rosa offers a wide range of advanced surgical and nonsurgical options.
He was recognized as the state’s first surgeon to implant a patient-specific knee replacement and has been a pioneer in unicompartmental
(partial) knee replacement.
Dr. Rosa is director of the Joint Institute at Saint Barnabas Medical Center and honored to receive this ninth consecutive New Jersey
Monthly Top Doctor award.
HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS: Saint Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston; Short Hills Surgery Center, Millburn. MEDICAL TRAINING: UMDNJ
(MD); Hospital for Special Surgery (fellowship).