119 west 57th street, suite 212
New York, New York 10019

Dr. Robert S. Gotlin

Specializing in musculoskeletal medicine,  sports injuries, and orthopedic rehabilitation

Dr. Robert S. Gotlin 

The doctor-patient relationship is the core foundation for the delivery of optimal health care. For reasons of economics, access, and consolidation, all too often this foundation is breached and the end user, the patient, is left alone.

Dr. Robert S. Gotlin

My pledge is to provide you my fullest expertise in diagnosing and planning the most appropriate intervention to restore maximal function and optimal health in a most compassionate, caring and expeditious way. I am here for you.

Office Address: 119 West 57th Street, Suite 212, New York, NY 10019 Telephone: 212 247-8017 Fax: 212 421-1750


Back and Neck Pain


Joint pain


Muscle Injuries


Running injuries


Sports injuries


Tailbone pain


Performance medicine

Dr. Gotlin is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and is an academic and clinical authority in the subspecialty of orthopedic and sports medicine and rehabilitation. His medical school training was at the Southeastern University of the Health Sciences in Miami Florida after which he entered internship at the Brookdale Hospital Medical Center and then residency training at the Mount Sinai Hospital, both in NYC.  His interests include but are not limited to: sports injuries, back pain, running injuries, youth sports and tailbone pain. He has written extensively and has lectured nationally and internationally on these topics.  

Dr. Gotlin frequently appears in the media, on radio, television, and in print. He hosted the Dr. Rob Says…® Sports Health and Fitness show which aired on 1050 ESPN where he offered expertise and advice on a myriad of related topics. 

Office hours

Monday9AM - 5PM

Tuesday8AM - 5PM

Wednesday9AM - 1PM

Thursday8AM - 5PM

Friday9AM - 12Noon

As a consultant to various health related establishments, he has served on the medical team with W. Norman Scott, M.D., team physician for the New York Knickerbockers (NBA Basketball) and New York Liberty (WNBA Basketball) and was physiatric consultant to Michael Kelly, M.D., team physician for the New Jersey Nets (NBA Basketball) and to Stuart Hershon, M.D., team physician for the New York Yankees (MLB Baseball). He also is the Team Physician for the Harlem Wizards professional basketball team.

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