Dr. Robert Johan De Swart MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Robert De Swart is an orthopedic surgeon in Westlake, Ohio and is affiliated with St. John Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Erasmus University Rotterdam Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 27 years. He is one of 23 doctors at St. John Medical Center who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

St. John Medical Center
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1988–1993

University of California at San Diego
Fellowship, Pediatric Orthopedics, 1993–1994

Erasmus University Rotterdam Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

OH State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Distal tibial/fibular derotation osteotomy for correction of tibial torsion: review of technique and results in 63 cases.
Dodgin, D. A., De Swart, R. J., Stefko, R. M., Wenger, D. R., Ko, J. Y.

Kinematic and kinetic analysis of distal derotational osteotomy of the leg in children with cerebral palsy.
Stefko, R. M., de Swart, R. J., Dodgin, D. A., Wyatt, M. P., Kaufman, K. R., Sutherland, D. H., Chambers, H. G.

In vivo tracking of the human patella.
Koh, T. J., Grabiner, M. D., De Swart, R. J.

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