Robert C. Rhoad, M.D.

Robert C. Rhoad, M.D.

Physician Bio

Robert C. Rhoad, MD is a Board Certified Orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in treating orthopaedic conditions of the hand, wrist and elbow.

A native Cincinnatian, Dr. Rhoad returned to the area and joined Wellington in 1999 after studying under a Fellowship in Hand and Microvascular Surgery at the renowned Hand Center of San Antonio, TX. Dr. Rhoad has co-authored numerous publications, abstracts, and national presentations regarding hand, wrist, and elbow surgery, sports medicine, and care of professional tennis athletes.

His musical background in percussion, piano, and guitar provides a unique insight into the intricacies of hand and upper extremity function. He is married with three sons and enjoys tennis, skiing, and is a leader in his church and local school community.

Dr. Rhoad was honored as a Top Doc in the January issue of Cincinnati Magazine.


  • Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania
    Philadelphia, PA

Medical School

  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Additional Education

  • Fellow in Hand and Microvascular Surgery, The Hand Center of San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 1998-1999


  • Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ) in Hand Surgery


  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • A.O.A. Medical Honor Society


7575 Five Mile Road
Cincinnati, OH45230
Clinic: 513.232.6677
After Hours Clinic:

Blue Ash

4701 Creek Road, Suite 110
Cincinnati, OH45242
Clinic: 513.733.8894

West Chester

8737 Union Centre Blvd.
West Chester, OH45069
Clinic: 513.645.2220

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