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#1 in Indiana for medical excellence in Major Orthopedic Surgery, 2022 Quantros CareChex

Robert H. Falender, MD
Robert H. Falender, MD Robert H. Falender, MD

Robert H. Falender, MD

4.57 stars

Specialties

  • Elbow
  • General Orthopedics
  • Hand
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Sports Medicine
  • Wrist

317.884.5167

(Fax: 317.884.5360)

Meet Dr. Robert Falender

Dr. Falender graduated the highest distinction with a bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Indiana University in Bloomington in 1983. He attended Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, graduating in 1987.

Dr. Falender completed an internship in general surgery at Mount Carmel Mercy Hospital in Detroit, Michigan in 1988 and a residency in orthopedic surgery at Metropolitan Northwest Hospitals of Detroit in 1992. Dr. Falender completed a fellowship in hand and upper extremity surgery at the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois in 1993.

Dr. Falender is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Indiana Orthopaedic Society and Indiana State Medical Association.

Downloadable resource: Ultimate Guide to Hand, Wrist and Elbow Injuries

Practice focus:

  • Hand
  • Wrist
  • Elbow
  • General Orthopedics

Education

Undergraduate School

Indiana University

Medical School

Indiana University School of Medicine

Residency

Metropolitan Northwest Hospitals of Detroit

Fellowship

University of Chicago

Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand
  • Indiana Orthopaedic Society
  • Indiana State Medical Association

Awards and Recognition

Indianapolis Monthly Top Doctor (2015 - 2020)

Certifications

Board Certified Physician

Patient Reviews

4.57 out of 5 (133 Ratings, 44 Comments)

5 stars
Jun 22, 2022
My doctor listened to me. He gave me all of my choices. Then, it was up to me to decide. This is not always the case.
5 stars
Jun 16, 2022
They were so nice, friendly and helpful.
5 stars
Jun 14, 2022
Im impressed with this facility I'm grateful to of gotten to go here for treatment of my injury