Dr. Robert Corwin Detch MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Robert Detch is an orthopedic surgeon in Burlingame, California. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Mills-Peninsula Health Services and Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 6 years. He is one of 54 doctors at Mills-Peninsula Health Services and one of 13 at Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 2002 - 2007

New York University School of Medicine
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Dura mater biology: autocrine and paracrine effects of fibroblast growth factor 2.
Spector, J.A., Greenwald, J.A., Warren, S.M., Bouletreau, P.J., Detch, R.C., Fagenholz, P.J., Crisera, F.E., Longaker, M.T.

Gene expression of transforming growth factor-beta 3 and tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase type 1 during membranous bone healing in rats.
Bouletreau, P. J., Steinbrech, D., Spector, J. A., Warren, S. M., Greenwald, J. A., Mehrara, B. J., Detch, R. C., Longaker, M. T.

Osteoblasts stimulated with pulsed electromagnetic fields increase HUVEC proliferation via a VEGF-A independent mechanism.
Hopper, R. A., VerHalen, J. P., Tepper, O., Mehrara, B. J., Detch, R., Chang, E. I., Baharestani, S., Simon, B. J., Gurtner, G. C.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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