Robert J. Nowinski, D.O.

Shoulder Surgery

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Robert J. Nowinski, DO, FAOAO, is a board certified orthopedic surgeon specializing in Arthroscopic and Reconstructive Surgery of the Shoulder. Dr. Nowinski graduated from John Carroll University, Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his medical internship and residency at Grandview Hospital and Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio. He completed a one year fellowship in Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery at the Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas.

Dr. Nowinski is a member of several professional organizations including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, American Osteopathic Association, American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics and the American Medical Association. He serves as Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Nowinski has published more than twenty scientific articles, written several book chapters and lectured at several national and international meetings. He has privileges at Mt. Carmel New Albany Surgical Hospital, New Albany Surgery Center,  and Mt. Carmel St. Ann's Hospital.

Board Certification

American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery, Certificate # 1476, 03-19-04


John Carroll University, Cleveland, Ohio.

Medical School

Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, Ohio; D.O.


Grandview Hospital and Medical Center, Dayton, Ohio; Orthopedic Surgery


Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, Texas; Shoulder and Elbow Reconstructive Surgery

Physician Assistant

Jennifer Kibbey, PA-C

Undergraduate: Bluefield College, Bluefield VA, BS in Biology

Graduate: Alderson-Broaddus College, Philippi WV, Physician Assistant Studies

Post Graduate: University of Nebraska, Master's of Physician Assistant Studies

Thoracic Surgery at OSU Medical Center 2002-2005. Orthopaedic Spine Surgery OSU Medical Center 2005-2008. Began working with Dr. Nowinski in September 2008, Specializing in Shoulder Reconstruction.