Stephen J. Rockower, MD grew up outside Philadelphia and graduated from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA. He received his MD from Temple University in Philadelphia, and did his Internship and Residency in Orthopaedics at George Washington University, finishing his Chief Residency at George Washington and the Washington Hospital Center.
He specializes in Joint Replacements, including Partial Knee Replacements (or UniCondylar Replacements) and Reconstructive Surgery, and treats injuries of all age groups. His practice started in Silver Spring, and has migrated to Rockville by way of Bethesda.
He was President of the Montgomery County Medical Society from 2006 to 2007, again from 2014 to 2015, and still serves on their Executive Board. He is now a Board Member of MedChi, the Medical Society of the State of Maryland, and has served in numerous capacities on the State level, including Treasurer, Co-Chair of the Legislative Committee, Chair of the Computer Committee, and Co-Chair of the Operations Council. He has also served as Chair of Orthopaedics at Suburban Hospital, and as Chair of the Emergency Room Committee at Holy Cross Hospital.
Dr. Rockower recently celebrated his 41st wedding anniversary to Ann Sablosky, an attorney specializing in commercial real estate transactions. They have 3 children: a graduate in Public Diplomacy from the University of Southern California, formerly living in India (now in DC and elsewhere around the world), a nurse at Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, and a graduate of the College of Charleston, now going to medical school at the Medical University of South Carolina. He is a multiple Washingtonian Magazine "Top Doctor" and a nationally recognized "Top Doctor". …