My Practice

Robert Grumet, M.D.
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Education

August 2008 – July 2009 Rush University Medical Center
Fellowship, Sports Medicine
Chicago, IL.
May 2003 - June 2008 University of California, Irvine Medical Center
Post-Graduate Residency Training
Orthopaedic Surgery
August 1999 - May 2003 University of Southern California
Graduate Education
Degree: M.D.
August 1995 - May 1999 University of Southern California
Undergraduate Education
Degree: B.S., Biological Sciences, Honors Program
Magna Cum Laude

 

Faculty

August 2012- 2017 Sports Clinic Fellowship Program, Laguna Hills
Clinical Faculty
August 2013- Present Assistant Program Director, Hoag Orthopedic Institute Sports Medicine Fellowship
August 2015- Present Assistant Clinical Professor, Loma Linda University
July 2017- Present Adjunct Clinical Professor, Marshall B Ketchum Physician Assistant Program

 

Leadership

June 2007 American Orthopaedic Association, Resident Leadership Forum
July 2007- 2014 American Orthopaedic Association, Emerging Leaders Program
2016- Present Hoag Orthopedic Institute, Medical Executive Committee
2015- Present St Joseph Orthopedic Executive Committee (Vice-Chair)
2017- Present Orthopedic Specialty Institute Management Committee

 

Certification

2011 Board Certification, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
2013 Subspecialty Certification, Certificate of Added Qualification, Sports Medicine

 

Honors & Awards

2016-2019 OCMA, Physician of Excellence
2008 Senior Resident Research Award, UC Irvine
2007 Orthopedic Research & Education Foundation Resident Award
2002 Dean’s Scholar for Junior/Senior Continuum
1999 Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society
1999 Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society
1999 Scholarship Recipient, Milo Don Appleman Jr. Award
Outstanding Senior in Biology with the Goal of a Career in Medicine.
1998 Order of Omega National Greek Honor Society
1998 Scholarship Recipient, Okin Award in Biological Sciences

 

Publications

  • Grumet, R, Hadley, S, Diltz, MV, Lee, TQ, Gupta, R. "Development of a Novel Model for Rotator Cuff Pathology: The Rabbit Subscapularis Muscle." Acta Orthopaedica. 2009 Feb; 80(1): 97-103.

  • Cole B, Pascual-Garrido C, Grumet R. Surgical Management of Articular Cartilage Defects of the Knee. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009; 91:1778-1790.

  • Nho, S, Slabaugh, M, Seroyer S, Grumet, R, Wilson, J, Verma, N, Romeo, A, Bach, BR. Does the Literature Support Double-Row Suture Anchor Fixation for Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair?
    A Systematic Review Comparing Double-Row and Single-Row Suture Anchor Configuration. Arthroscopy. 2009 Nov; 25 (11): 1319-28.

  • Grumet R, Provencher MT, Bach BR Jr. First Time versus Recurrent Shoulder Instability: A Systematic Review. Arthroscopy. 2010 Feb; 26(2): 239-48.

  • Grumet R, Friel N, Cole B. Bony Avulsion of the medial collateral ligament in a gymnast: a case report. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. 2010 Oct; 19(7): e1-6.

  • Cole B, Pascual-Garrido C, Grumet R. Surgical Management of Articular Cartilage Defects of the Knee. 2010 AAOS Instructional Course Lecture, AAOS Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. AAOS. 2010; 59: 181-204.

  • Ghodadra, N, Grumet, R, LeClere, L, Provencher, MT. "Failed Shoulder Stabilization Surgery: What to do?" Current Orthopaedic Practice.�

  • Pensak M, Grumet R, Slabaugh M, Bach BR Jr. Open versus Arthroscopic Resection for Acromioclavicular Joint Arthritis: A Systematic Review. Arthroscopy. 2010 May; 26(5): 694-704.

  • Slabaugh M, Frank R, Nho S, Seroyer S, Grumet R, Wilson J, Bach BR Jr, Verma N. Does the Literature Confirm Superior Clinical Results in Radiographically Healed Rotator Cuffs after Rotator Cuff Repair? A Systematic Review. Arthroscopy. 2010 Mar; 26(3): 393-403.

  • Grumet R, Frank R, Slabaugh M, Virkus W, Bush-Joseph C, Nho S. Lateral hip pain in an Athletic Population: Differential Diagnosis and Treatment Options. Sports Health: A Multidisciplinary Approach. May 2010 (2); 237-46.

  • Frank R, Slabaugh M, Grumet R, Virkus W, Bush-Joseph, C, Nho S,. Posterior hip pain in an Athletic Population: Differential Diagnosis and Treatment Options. Sports Health: A Multidisciplinary Approach. May 2010 (2); 191-196.

  • Provencher MT, Bhatia S, Ghodadra NS, Grumet RC, Bach BR Jr, Dewing CB, LeClere L, Romeo AA. Recurrent Shoulder Instability: current concepts for evaluation and management of glenoid bone loss. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2010 Dec;92 Suppl 2:133-51. Review

  • Cole BJ, Pascual-Garrido C, Grumet RC. Surgical Management of Articular Cartilage Defects of the Knee. Instr Course Lect. 2010;59:181-204.

  • Ghodadra NS, Mall NA, Grumet R, Sherman SL, Kirk S, Provencher MT, Bach BR Jr. Interval Arthrometric Comparison of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstrucion Using Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Autograft Versus Allograft: Do Grafts Attenuate Within the First Year Postoperatively? Am J Sports Med. 2012 Mar 26.

  • Grumet R, Rubin B. Injection Therapies in the Management of Shoulder Injuries. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine. 2012; June 20 (2): 114-23.

  • Grumet R, Fischer S, Rubin B. Failed Superior Labrum Anterior Posterior and Proximal Biceps Surgery. Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine. 2012; Sept 20 (3): 253-258.

  • Ghodadra N, Mall NA, Karas V, Grumet RC, Kirk S, McNickle AG, Garrido CP, Cole BJ, Bach BR Jr. Articular and Meniscal Pathology Associated with Primary Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction.� J Knee Surg. 2012 Nov 6.

  • Frank R, Grumet R, Slabaugh M, Bach Jr, BR, Wang V, Alland, J.� Hip Osseous Morphologic Characteristics Using Computer Navigation and Plain Radiographs. Am J Orthop. 2012;41(11):519-525

  • Frank RM, Slabaugh MA, Grumet RC, Bush-Joseph CA, Virkus WW, Nho SJ. Hip pain in active patients: What you may be missing.� J Fam Pract. 2012 Dec;61(12):736-44.

  • Frank RM, Nho SJ, McGill KC, Grumet RC, Cole BJ, Verma NN, Romeo AA.� Retrospective analysis of arthroscopic superior labrum anterior to posterior repair: prognostic factors associated with failure. Adv Orthop. 2013. Epub 2013 Mar 25.

  • Campbell J, Filardo G, Bruce B, Bajaj S, Friel N, Hakimiyan A, Grumet R, Shafikhani S, Chubinskaya S, Cole BJ. Salvage of Contaminated Osteochondral Allografts: The Effects of Chlorhexidine on Human Articular Chondrocyte Viability. Am J Sports Med. 2014 Feb 11.

  • Gardner V, Gazzaniga D, Shepard M, Grumet R, Rubin B, Dempewolf M, Bray C, Prietto C. Monitoring Postoperative Opioid Use Following Simple Arthroscopic Meniscectomy: A Performance-Improvement Strategy for Prescribing Recommendations and Community Safety. JB JS Open Access. 2018 Nov 1;3(4):e0033. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.OA.18.00033. eCollection 2018 Dec 20.

 

Book Chapters

  • GGrumet, R., Bach, B.R. "Arthroscopically Assisted Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using Bone Tendon Bone Autograft." ACL Surgery: How to Get it Right the First Time and What to do When Your Surgery Fails. Eds. Bach, BR and Provencher, MT. Slack Incorporated: 2009.

  • Grumet, R., Bach BR. "Allograft Processing and Efficacy." ACL Surgery: How to Get it Right the First Time and What to do When Your Surgery Fails. Eds. Bach, BR and Provencher, MT. Slack Incorporated: 2009.

  • Cole B, Grumet R, Pascual-Garrido, C. Overview and Indications for Articular Cartilage Restoration. Advanced Reconstruction of the Knee. Ed. Lieberman, J, Berry, D, Azar, F. AAOS: 2011.

  • Grumet R, Bajaj S, Cole B. "Failed Cartilage Repair." Surgery of the Knee. Insall & Scott. Fifth Edition. Elsevier 2011.

  • Weber K, Grumet R. "Nonsurgical Management of Glenohumeral Arthritis." Management of Glenohumeral Arthritis in the Active Patient. AAOS Mongraph 2012.

 

Video & Internet Publications

 

Podium Presentations

May 2020 UCI Sports Medicine and Joint Preservation Symposium, University of California, Irvine. "My approach to ACL injury"
April 2020 Southern California Fellow Shoulder Course, Orange, CA "Latarjet- How to do it and stay out of trouble"
June 2017 UCI Trauma Symposium, University of California Irvine. "Advances in Cartilage Restoration".
August 2016 Sports Medicine Symposium, Chicago, IL "First Time Dislocator" & "Partial Rotator Cuff Tears"
Feb 2010 AAOS Podium Presentation: “San Diego, CA. "Salvage of Contaminated Osteochondral Allografts: Chlorhexidine effects on Human Articular Cartilage." Podium No: 208
August 2009 Lamplighters Orthopaedic Association:   St Joseph Hospital  “Indications and Outcomes of Complex and Revision Articular Cartilage Surgery”
June 2009 Rush 21st Annual Thesis Day: Rush University Medical Center “Articular and Meniscal Pathology Associated with Primary ACL Reconstruction”
May 2008 Graduate Research Forum: University of California, Irvine “The Development of Fatty Atrophy after Rotator Cuff Injuries in an Animal Model”
May 2007 Graduate Research Forum: University of California, Irvine “Development of a Novel Model for Rotator Cuff Pathology: The Rabbit Subscapularis Muscle”
April 2007 Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation: California Orthopaedic Association.
“Development of a Novel Model for Rotator Cuff Pathology: The Rabbit Subscapularis Muscle”
February 2007 Keynote lecture: ISLT, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
“Development of a Novel Model for Rotator Cuff Pathology: The Rabbit Subscapularis Muscle”

 

Poster Presentations

February 2008 American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons: "Revision Anterior Cruciate Reconstruction." Video Presentation
February 2009 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons: “The Development of Fatty Atrophy after Rotator Cuff Injuries in an Animal Model”

 

Membership

November 2008 - Present American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, Candidate Member
January 2009 - 2016 Arthroscopy Association of North America, Associate Member
June 2014 - Present Western Orthopaedic Association
June 2003 - Present American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons,Fellow Member

 

Instructor

May 2013 Master Instructor, Arthrex Fellow Course, Knee and Shoulder, Irvine, CA
July 2012 Lab Instructor, Arthrex, Hip Arthroscopy, Irvine, CA
May 2012 Lab Instructor, Arthrex Fellow Course, Multiligament Knee, Irvine, CA
October 2011 Master Instructor, Arthrex Advanced Biologic Shoulder and Knee Reconstruction Symposium, Irvine, CA
May 2011 Lab Instructor,Arthrex Fellow Course, Multiligament Knee Injury, Irvine, CA
September 2010 Associate Master Instructor, Arthroscopy Association North America Shoulder Arthroscopy Course, Rosemont, IL
October 2008 Associate Master Instructor, Arthroscopy Association North America.Fundamentals in Arthroscopy Resident Course, Rosemont, IL
October 2008  Instructor, Rush University Resident Surgical Skills Lab, Knee
January/ July 2009 Instructor, Rush University Resident Surgical Skills Lab, Shoulder

 

Team Affiliations

November 2013- 2016 Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Team Physician
August 2015- Present Chapman University, Team Physician
August 2018- Present California State University, Fullerton, Team Physician
August 2019- Present University of California, Irvine, Team Physician
August 2019- Present Mater Dei High School, Team Physician
August 2019- Present Orange Lutheran High School, Team Physician
September 2009- Present Crean Lutheran High School, Team Physician
September 2009- Present Irvine High School, Team Physician

 

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