Faculty

Robert A Sherman, MD

Robert A Sherman, MD
Appointed 07/23/06
Women's Health Network
STE200 Upstate Bone and Joint Center
6620 Fly Road
East Syracuse, NY 13057

315 464-4472

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown
  • Community

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Orthopedic Surgery: Joint Reconstructive Surgery
  • Women's Health Network: Urgent/After Hours Care, Women's Bone Health/Orthopedic Surgery

Clinic/Unit

Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2009, Joint Reconstruction/Replacement
  • Residency: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse College of Medicine, 2008, Orthopedic Surgery
  • Internship: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse, 2004, Orthopedic Surgery
  • MD: Wayne State University, Detroit Medical Center, 2003
  • BS: University of Michigan, 1999

Clinical Interests

  • Dr. Sherman has particular interests in lower extremity joint reconstruction including minimally invasive hip and knee replacements, partial knee replacements, revision joint replacements and management of fractures and injuries around joint replacements.  His interests also include operative and non-operative management of arthritis, knee arthroscopy, fractures and general orthopedics.  

Specialties & Certification

  • Orthopaedics/ Biomechanics
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Trauma Reconstruction
  • Sports Medicine, Shoulder, Knee, and Ankle
  • Orthopedic Trauma

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain
  • Bone Chips in the Knee
  • Bone Infection
  • Broken Ankle
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Collarbone
  • Broken Elbow
  • Broken Finger
  • Broken Leg
  • Broken Toe
  • Broken Wrist
  • Bruised Hip
  • Bursitis
  • Calcific Tendonitis
  • Finger Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Groin Strain
  • Hamstring Strain
  • Hip Fracture
  • Jumper's Knee
  • Knee Cartilage Tear
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Deformities
  • Leg Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Stenosis
  • Lumbosacral Plexopathy
  • Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Bursitis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Separation
  • Sprains
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Wrist Sprain

Treatments/Services

  • Fracture Treatment of Arm
  • Fracture Treatment of Clavicle
  • Fracture Treatment of Elbow
  • Fracture Treatment of Femur
  • Fracture Treatment of Foot
  • Fracture Treatment of Hand
  • Fracture Treatment of Hip
  • Fracture Treatment of Patella
  • Fracture Treatment of Shoulder
  • Fracture Treatment of Tibia
  • Fracture Treatment of Wrist
  • Hip Revision
  • Joint Aspiration
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Revision
  • Sports Medicine
  • Synovectomy
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
  • Crouse Hospital

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

10/31/14 Meet the Mako robot

11/6/11 New Approaches to Hip and Knee Replacement

Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/shermrob
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/shermrob

Professor Emeritus

  • David Murray, MD
  • Andrew Palmer, MD
  • Hansen Yuan, MD