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Walter Rho, M.D.

Dr. Rho is a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon who specializes in hand and microvascular surgery and in sports-related and upper extremity problems. He received his medical degree from the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Columbia University.


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:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
American Medical Association
Medical Society of the State of New York
Nassau County Medical Society
Suffolk Medical Society

Medical Education:

College of Physicians & Surgeons of Columbia University, New York, 1991


General Surgery, Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, 1992


Orthopedic Surgery, New York Orthopedic Hospital, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, 1997


Hand and Microvascular Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco Medical Center and San Francisco General Hospital, 1998

Walter Rho, M.D.

The hand is a marvel of sophisticated design, yet can be a major cause of pain. My passion is to relieve patients’ pain, restore function and improve the quality of their lives.



36 Lincoln Avenue
(2nd & 3rd Floors)
Rockville Centre, NY 11570

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

3480 Veterans Memorial Highway
Bohemia, NY 11716

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