Sandro LaRocca, MD, FAAOS, is a remarkable spine surgeon who diagnoses and treats patients at his own private practice, New Jersey Neck & Back Institute, in New Jersey. He is the director and founder of the practice, which he opened in 2001. Office location include Toms River, Mount Laurel, and North Brunswick in addition to the main office in Lawrenceville, NJ. Furthermore, Dr. LaRocca has staff memberships at several local hospitals, including Capital Health and RWJ Barnabas Health (RWJUH Hamilton).
Education and Training
Jefferson Medical College MD 1995
Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 1995
American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
Areas of expertise and specialization
Faculty Titles & Positions
- President/Founder New Jersey Neck & Back Institute, P.C. 2010 - 2018
- NJ TopDoc 2018 NJ TopDoc
- Patients’ Choice Award Year
- On-Time Doctor Award Year
- Compassionate Doctor Recognition Year
- American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- North American Spine Society
- Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
- New Jersey Spine Society
- American Medical Association
- New Jersey Doctor Patient Alliance
- Shriners Hospitals for Children in Philadelphia pediatric scoliosis
- Albert Einstein Med Ctr, Orthopedic Surgery; Albert Einstein Med Ctr, General Surgery
- New England Baptist Hospital in Boston, complex spinal reconstruction and clinical management of disorders of the neck and back 2001
Charities and Philanthropic Endeavors
- Humantitarian Relief/ Eagle Condor
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Sandro LaRocca, MD, FAAOS, is a Top Orthopedic Spine Surgeon with New Jersey Neck & Back Institute in New Jersey
Sandro LaRocca, MD, FAAOS, is a remarkable spine surgeon who diagnoses and treats patients at his own private practice, New Jersey Neck & Back Institute, in New Jersey. He is the director and founder of the practice, which he opened in 2001. Office location include Toms River, Mount Laurel, and North Brunswick in addition to the main office in Lawrenceville, NJ. Furthermore, Dr. LaRocca has staff memberships at several local hospitals, including Capital Health and RWJ Barnabas Health (RWJUH Hamilton). As an orthopedic spine surgeon, Dr. LaRocca is an orthopedic surgeon who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of spinal diseases and conditions. He enjoys an outstanding professional journey that spans 19 years years. His expertise covers areas such as minimally invasive and open techniques of spinal reconstructions, stabilization, and nerve (spinal cord) decompression of the cervical (neck), thoracic (mid-back), and lumbar (low back) spine. Prior to becoming a surgeon, Dr. LaRocca has enjoyed a thriving career in mechanical engineering. For more information about Dr. Sandro LaRocca, please visit https://njnbi.com/.
Sandro LaRocca, MD, FAAOS, attended The Jefferson Medical College of the Thomas Jefferson University, now the Sidney Kimmel Medical College, in Philadelphia, PA, and received his medical degree in 1995. Furthermore, he conducted his orthopedic surgery residency at The Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia in Philadelphia, PA (1995-2000). His orthopedic surgery residency entailed specialized training in pediatric scoliosis at the Shriners Hospitals for Children in Philadelphia, PA. In addition, Dr. LaRocca completed his fellowship training in complex spinal reconstruction and clinical management of disorders of the neck and back at the New England Baptist Hospital in Boston, MA (2000-2001). Dr. LaRocca received board certification in orthopedic surgery from the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. LaRocca is an active member of the North American Spine Society, the Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, the New Jersey Spine Society, the American Medical Association, and the New Jersey Doctor Patient Alliance. Moreover, he attained fellowship of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. For more information about Dr. Sandro LaRocca, please visit https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/757086-Sandro-LaRocca-Orthopedist.
Sandro LaRocca, MD, FAAOS, has also authored and presented research at several national meetings, including the North American Spine Society. In addition to English, he is fluent in Spanish. During his postgraduate training, “he had the privilege of visiting with the distinguished and world-renowned spinal surgeon, Professor Jurgen Harms at the Klinikum Karlsbad-Langensteinbach in Karlsbad, Germany.” According to his website, “Dr. LaRocca feels privileged to have had to opportunity to participate in surgical humanitarian relief by volunteering his much-needed skills and expertise in spinal surgery to the medically underserved in Lima, Peru.” He has been a volunteer spinal surgeon with Eagle Condor since 2013. In addition to his medical degree, Dr. LaRocca holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering acquired at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA, in 1988. Over the years, he has been awarded the Patients’ Choice Award (2017, 2018), the On-Time Doctor Award (2017, 2018), and the Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2017, 2018) by vitals.com. For more information about Dr. Sandro LaRocca, please visit https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/757086-Sandro-LaRocca-Orthopedist.
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