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Dr. Michael Rubinstein, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Professional statement

Michael Rubinstein is a dedicated and interested orthopedic surgeon serving the community of Yorba Linda and Fullerton, CA. Dr. Rubinstein obtained his medical degree from New York Medical College. He also completed his internship in surgery as well as a residency in orthopedic surgery at Lenox Hill Hospital. He also completed his fellowship in hand and upper extremity at Harvard University, Brigham and Women’s Hospital. Additionally, he completed a residency in pediatric orthopedics at Boston Children's Hospital. Dr. Rubinstein is a part of Fullerton Orthopaedic and is affiliated with Placentia-Linda Hospital in Placentia, CA. He is board certified in orthopaedic surgery and surgery of the hand by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Rubinstein is a member of the American College of Surgeons, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, California Orthopaedic Association, American Medical Association and Orange County Medical Association. Dr. Rubinstein gives each patient his focused attention, and he prides himself on delivering the best treatment available. He is sensitive to the uniqueness of each patient's situation and adapts his consultations and treatment options appropriately to accommodate individual needs and concerns.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • Alignment Health Plan
  • American Republic Insurance Company


  • Orthopedic Surgeon

Practice names

Hospital affiliations

  • Placentia-Linda Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Surgery of the Hand (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Education and training

  • Medical School - New York Medical College, Doctor of Medicine
  • Harvard University (Bachelor’s)
  • Lenox Hill Hospital, Internship in Surgery
  • Lenox Hill Hospital, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
  • Harvard University, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Fellowship in Hand and Upper Extremity
  • Boston Children's Hospital, Residency in Pediatric Orthopedics

Professional memberships

  • National Board of Medical Examiners
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand

Awards and publications

  • Team Physician, Placentia–Yorba Linda Unified School District High Schools
  • Volunteer Physician, U.S. Ski and Snowboard Team
  • Certificate of Added Qualification in Hand Surgery
  • Author of ‘Surgical Re-Focus, The New Field of Upper Extremity’
  • Mendoza, Francis X., Nicholas, J.A., Rubinstein, M.P.: “Arthroscopic Subacromial Decompression”, Sports Clinics of North America, W.B. Saunders, July 1987

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Languages spoken

  • English

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Office locations

FCPP Fullerton Orthopedic Surgery

16611 Yorba Linda Blvd

Yorba Linda, CA 92886

FCPP Fullerton Orthopedic Surgery

680 Langsdorf Dr, Suite 103

Fullerton, CA 92831

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I would definitely recommend Dr. Michael Rubinstein . He was very professional and responsive to my needs .
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Staff was very nice, and office was very clean. I didn't get a chance to see Dr. Rubinstein himself but the other doctor was very friendly, knowledgable, and friendly
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