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Robert Y. Garroway, M.D.

A Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Dr. Garroway, a board-certified orthopedist, has fellowship training in sports medicine, hand surgery as well as in arthroscopic surgery. His practice focuses on injuries to the knee, shoulder and hand, as well as general orthopedic problems and fractures. Dr. Garroway has frequently been voted a “Top Doctor” in orthopedic surgery for the Metro New York Castle Connolly Guide.


South Nassau Communities Hospital, Oceanside, NY
Long Island Jewish Valley Stream, Valley Stream, NY
Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY


South Shore Ambulatory Center, Lynbrook, NY
Center for Advanced Medicine Surgery Center, New Hyde Park, NY

Professional Affiliations:

Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Arthroscopy Association of North America
International Arthroscopy Association
New York State Orthopaedic Society
Medical Society of the State of New York
Nassau Surgical Society
Nassau Academy of Medicine

Medical Education:

Chicago Medical School, Chicago, IL, 1977


Surgery, Beth Israel Medical Center of New York, New York, NY 1978


Orthopedic Surgery, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY 1982


Arthroscopic Surgery, Orthopaedic Research of Virginia, 1982
Hands and Sports Medicine, University of Virginia, 1983

Academic Appointments:

Assistant Clinical Professor of Orthopedics, State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY, 1985 - Present

Robert Y. Garroway, M.D.

My years of practice have taught me that the best medical outcome is achieved when patient and doctor work together as a team.



444 Merrick Road (see Valet Info at bottom)
Lynbrook, NY 11563

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