Board-certified orthopedic surgeon Larry Bloomstein, MD, brings a unique set of skills and highly specialized knowledge to Orthocenter’s two locations in Red Bank and Morganville, New Jersey. He has advanced fellowship training in two separate specialties: 1. Foot & Ankle 2. Orthopaedic Fractures and Trauma.
Dr. Larry Bloomstein attended medical school at Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
He completed his orthopaedic residency at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, NJ. His training included pediatric orthopaedics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and Orthopaedic Trauma at Morristown Memorial Hospital.
Following his residency, he completed his first fellowship in Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery at the world-renowned Campbell Clinic in Memphis, Tennessee which is affiliated with the University of Tennessee. The Campbell Clinic is well known for authoring the predominant textbook of orthopaedic surgery “Campbell’s Operative Orthopaedics” and for continually releasing updated editions as orthopaedic surgery evolves.
During his fellowship, Dr. Bloomstein was part of a relief mission to help the earthquake victims in Haiti in 2010. In a five day period, the team of eight orthopaedic surgeons from around the country operated on over fifty patients who survived the earthquake. In many of the cases, the team was able to perform definitive operations to restore the patients to an independent level of function.
Dr. Bloomstein completed a second fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in the specialty of foot & ankle. He brings foot and ankle orthopedic expertise from one of the nation’s top orthopedic teaching institutions. He shadowed several pioneers in total ankle replacement and other joint sparing operations in the treatment foot and ankle disorders. Dr. Bloomstein offers both surgical and non-surgical options for foot and ankle issues such as bunions, hammertoes, ankle sprains, arthritis, flatfoot, and Achilles tendon pain.
In addition to his interest in foot and ankle orthopedics.
Dr. Bloomstein specializes in the management of fractures upper and lower extremities.. He is focused on both nonoperative and operative treatments and helping patients achieve an improved level of function and restore independence following an injury.
He is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, a fellow of the American board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and a member of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, The Orthopaedic Trauma Association and the New Jersey Orthopaedic Society.