Dr. Michael Rubinstein, MD

Upper Extremity | Sports Medicine

Brief Bio

Dr. Michael Rubinstein, M.D. is a talented, experienced orthopedic surgeon with a specialty in upper extremity. Dr. Rubinstein was one of the first surgeons to broaden their specialty to include the entire area of upper extremities, including neck, shoulder, hand, and elbow.

Dr. Rubinstein is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery and Surgery of the Hand from American Board of Orthopedic Surgery. His professional memberships include American College of Surgeons, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, California Orthopaedic Association, American Medical Association and Orange County Medical Association.

Dr. Rubinstein comes to Fullerton Orthopedic with a medical degree from New York Medical College, residencies at Lenox Hill Hospital, and Boston Children’s Hospital, and a fellowship from Harvard University.


  • Undergraduate School: Harvard University
  • Medical School: New York Medical College
  • Internship: Lennox Hill Hospital
  • Residency: Lennox Hill Hospital
  • Fellowship: Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Professional Memberships

National Board of Medical Examiners, American College of Surgeons, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Orange County Athletic Directors Association, Arthroscopy Association of North America, California Orthopaedic Association, Western Orthopaedic Association, American Medical Association, Orange County Medical Association, The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine

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