Roger V. Ostrander, M.D. - Orthopaedic Surgery

Roger V. Ostrander, M.D.

Orthopaedic Surgery

Andrews Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Center
Andrews Institute
1040 Gulf Breeze Pkwy.
Suite 200
Gulf Breeze, FL

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Clinical Interests

  • Minimally invasive shoulder, knee and elbow surgery; Sports injuries; Rotator cuff repair


  • Medical School: Boston University School of Medicine, Magna Cum Laude
  • Internship: University of California, San Diego
  • Residency: University of California, San Diego


  • American Sports Medicine Institute, Sports Medicine & Arthroscopy, Birmingham, AL; Musculoskeletal Research, University of California, San Diego

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Current Research

  • Arthroscopic triple rotator cuff repair: modified suture-bridge technique
  • Pressure and contact area comparison of triple row, suture-bridge, and standard double row rotator cuff repa
  • Minimally invasive repair of partial thickness (PASTA) rotator cuff tears
  • An investigation into the lunge

Major Publications

  • "Arthroscopic triple-row rotator cuff repair: a modified suture-bridge technique," Orthopedics, 2009
  • “Anatomy of the Anterior Bundle of the Ulnar Collateral Ligament,” Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, 2007
  • "Rehabilitation after articular cartilage repair procedures: Osteochondral autograft transplantation and autologous chondrocyte implantation," Postsurgical Orthopedic Sports Rehabilitation: Knee & Shoulder, 2006
  • “Efficacy of surgical preparation solutions in foot and ankle surgery,” Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 2005

Scholarly Service and Honors

  • Award of Service Excellence for Outstanding Patient Satisfaction, 2007 & 2008; Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society; California Orthopaedic Association’s Depuy Resident Award, 2003; AOA-Zimmer 14th Annual Travel Award for USA Orthopaedic Residents, 2001; Western Orthopaedic Association’s Vernon P. Thompson Award, 2001;

Current Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine
  • Florida Medical Association

Current Team Affiliations

  • Co-Medical Director, Pensacola Blue Wahoos
  • University of West Florida, Team Physician
  • West Florida High School, Team Physician