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John A. Kline, MD

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. John A. Kline

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Education

Undergraduate

  • 1962-1966 Seton Hall University
  • B.S. in Chemistry
    • Magna cum laude
    • Alpha Epsilon Delta Pre-Medical Honor Society President, Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

Medical School

  • Jefferson Medical College of Philadelphia

Internship/Residency

  • New York University — Bellevue Hospital
  • 1970-1977 Military Lt. Commander, USN, Medical Corps-Retired Vietnam Era

Hospital & Surgery Center Affiliations

  • Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Rahway — Chief of Orthopaedics, 1983-Present
    • Past President Medical Staff
    • Past Chairman of Department of Surgery
  • Trinitas Regional Medical Center — Attending Physician
  • University of Medicine & Dentistry of N.J — Past Clinical Professor of Orthopaedics for Arthroscopy & Sports Medicine

Professional Associations

  • Rahway Independent Physicians Association (RIPA): President
  • RWJUH at R: Board of Trustees
  • RWJUH Network: Board of Trustees
  • RWJUH at Rahway Foundation: Past Chairman, Trustee, Board of Directors
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery: Fellow
  • American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • NJ Orthopaedic Society: Member
  • American Medical Association: Member
  • Medical Society of NJ: Member
  • Union County Medical Society: Member, Past-President
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA): Member
  • Navy Medical Corp: Member

Awards

  • “America’s Top Physicians” picked by Consumers Research of America

Special Interests

  • Performed over 7000 Arthroscopic procedures since 1977
  • Performed first Arthroscopic Acl Reconstruction at UMDNJ University Hospital
  • Performed first Hip Arthroscopy in UMDNJ Orthopaedics Program