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Robert N. Steensen, M.D.

Winning is overrated. The only time it is really important is in surgery and war. ~ Al McGuire, former NCAA basketball coach

Robert N. Steensen, M.D.

Dr. Robert Steensen specializes in all aspects of knee problems, from sports injuries to knees worn out with arthritis. He is uniquely qualified as a result of his fellowship training with one of the pioneers of knee surgery that included cartilage transplantation and work with the NFL's Atlanta Falcons.

Dr. Steensen is Associate Director of the Orthopaedic Surgery Training Program at Mt. Carmel West, and has written numerous articles for orthopaedic journals on topics such as surgery for patella dislocation, ACL surgery, meniscus transplantation and total knee replacement. Along with Dr. Gaines, he has done research on simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty.

Dr. Steensen is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He has practiced in Columbus since 1989 and is a founding member of The Cardinal Orthopaedic Institute.

Dr. Steensen's Background:

  • Medical School: Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio
  • Internship/Residency: Mount Carmel Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio
  • Fellowship: Resurgens Orthopaedics, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Specialization: Reconstructive/Arthroscopic Knee Surgery, Sports Medicine

Hospital Affilliations:

  • Mount Carmel West Hospital
  • Green Street Surgery Center

Practice Locations:

News + Events Dr. Steensen in the Cardinal Journal

N Hilliard Office is Recipient of 'APEX' National Quality Award Learn more →

N Business First announces Orthopedic ONE Learn more →

E 401 Fitness: An Investment in You (1st Thursday of each month) Learn more →

E Coaches Clinic - Hilliard/Dublin (ODE Approved) Learn more →

E Coaches Clinic - Gahanna/Reynoldsburg (ODE Approved) Learn more →

E The Back School - Monthly Free Seminar Learn more →

E Arthritis Foundation Aquatic Program, M (Noon), WF (1:30pm) Learn more →

E Arthritis Foundation Aquatic Program, MWF (Noon) Learn more →

E Arthritis Foundation Aquatic Program T,R Noon Learn more →

E Arthritis Foundation Aquatic Program T,R 1:30pm Learn more →

E Arthritis Foundation Aquatic Program, WF, 1:30pm Learn more →

E Arthritis Foundation Aquatic Program, WF Noon Learn more →

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New Concepts in Dislocation of the Patella
by Robert N. Steensen, M.D.

VIDEO: New procedure to repair dislocated knee cap keeps player on the field

VIDEO: Patient benefits from unique approach to double knee surgery

Dr. Robert Steensen Pioneers Kneecap Dislocation Procedure
by Mount Carmel Health

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