Dr. Robert Aptekar is an enthusiastic, caring orthopaedic surgeon treating patients in Los Gatos, California and the surrounding communities. His goal is to provide skill and empathy to his patients so that they are completely satisfied. He is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is also a member of professional organizations, including the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons and the California Orthopaedic Association.
Originally from Michigan, Dr. Aptekar attended the University of Michigan Medical School and trained in Orthopedics at Stanford University, where he was an Assistant Clinical Professor.
Dr. Aptekar's office provides a full range of orthopaedic services. He specializes in second opinion and surgical consultations for arthritis, as well as total hip and knee replacement and sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery. In addition to his practice, Dr. Aptekar volunteers in medical training programs in Nicaragua and Cambodia.