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This provider sees patients at the following locations:


Orthopaedics Dallas
114 Lt Michael Cleary Dr
Dallas, PA 18612
Orthopaedics Tunkhannock
10 Trieble Road Suite 1
Tunkhannock, PA 18657
Orthopaedics Wilkes-Barre
1175 E Mountain Blvd
Wilkes Barre, PA 18711
Orthotics Wilkes-Barre
1175 E Mountain Blvd
Wilkes Barre, PA 18711

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Ross, David Stuart, MD Visit Geisinger.org for information on David Stuart Ross, MD. Find contact information, medical education, affiliated hospitals and more.
Director, Sports Medicine Fellowship
Overall Rating:
4.5 out of 5
1 155 ratings
26 comments

Practicing Specialties:

  • Sports Medicine, Board Certified, 1997
  • Orthopaedics

Education:

  • Hahnemann University, School of Medicine 1992

Residency:

  • Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network 1995

Fellowship:

  • West Virginia U.- Charleston, WV 1996
    Sports Medicine

Clinical Interests:

Compartment pressure testing, exercise performance testing, fitness and nutrition analyses, musculoskeletal medicine, fracture care, concussion management (neuropsychological testing), cardiovascular issues, exercise-induced asthma and respiratory conditions, diabetic athletes, heat-related injuries, internal injuries, infections, skin conditions, overtraining, pre-participation exams and physicals (athletic, annual, work, executive).

Related Interests:

Dr. Ross specializes in providing care to athletes of all ages and experience levels. He serves as the team physician for Misericordia University and the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins. Dr. Ross is also the Director of the Geisinger Health System Sports Medicine Fellowship program and an Associate Professor at Temple University School of Medicine. He has on-going research interest in sports medicine and has published several sports medicine articles. Dr. Ross has also served as the ring-side physician for NBC Sports Friday Night Fights, ESPN Fight Nights, the rodeo physician for PBR and Mesquite Championship Rodeo, medical director for the 2000 United States Olympic Triathlon Trials and Wrestling Trials, and more.

Professional Memberships:

  • American Chapter of Sports Medicine
  • American College of Physicians - Fellow
  • American College of Sports Medicine, Texas Chapter - Past President
  • American Medical Society For Sports Medicine
  • Mid-Atlantic Chapter American College Sports Medicine - Board Member

Patient Satisfaction Ratings:

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider-related questions on our nationally recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Learn more about our survey >
1. Friendliness/courtesy of provider
- 4.5 out of 5
2. Provider explanations of prob/condition
- 4.5 out of 5
3. Provider concern for questions/worries
- 4.5 out of 5
4. Provider efforts to include in decisions
- 4.5 out of 5
5. Provider information about medications
- 4.4 out of 5
6. Provider instructions for follow-up care
- 4.4 out of 5
7. Provider spoke using clear language
- 4.6 out of 5
8. Time provider spent with patient
- 4.5 out of 5
9. Patients' confidence in provider
- 4.4 out of 5
10. Likelihood of recommending provider
- 4.4 out of 5

Patient Comments:

The comments are submitted by patients (or their caregivers) and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Geisinger. Learn more about our survey >
Feb 24
Dr. David Ross is a very professional & knowledgeable doctor
Feb 17
excellent visit
Feb 10
Dr. Ross was very friendly, thorough and made us feel very comfortable!
Jan 26
Very informative and easy to understand...
Jan 25
Very comfortable.
Jan 19
The Dr is excellent and has made progress with my knee-however, without an MRI, I do not feel confident that my knee will continue to support me once the shot wears off.
Dec 27, 2016
dr Ross was pleasant, concerned about my pain level, gave me a cortisone shot without any discomfort . l would recommend him highly.
Dec 21, 2016
I had no problems with any of the staff.
Dec 13, 2016
I was very pleased with care.
Dec 1, 2016
Very professional.
Nov 28, 2016
Dr Ross.
Nov 25, 2016
He is the best doctor I have ever dealt with. He takes his time and listens when I have concerns. I am constantly singing his praises to other people who are not satisfied with their current doctor. What more can I say? HE IS GREAT!!!
Nov 7, 2016
This dr. blames my problem on old age dismissed fractures of knee my regular care provider had the MRI completed and could not believe Dr. Ross did not call me to discuss it. He even faxed him a copy thinking he may not have received one.
Oct 18, 2016
Dr. Ross is very professional and proficient.
Sep 9, 2016
no follow up I don't think the problem was resolved
Sep 9, 2016
My visits with Dr Ross are always positive . He is very concerned and discusses X-ray as well as exercises . Encouraged me to call or message him if pain returns.
Aug 30, 2016
Dr. Ross is excellent.
Aug 18, 2016
Dr. Ross is very professional & really is interested in my problems. He does not rush through visits & explains all options I have the utmost confidence in him -
Aug 8, 2016
Dr. Ross explained problem I have very good - make me feel better - explained follow up what should do about helping my problem.
June 23, 2016
To me, he was rude. Told me that because he could not recreate my symptoms (elbow pain) that there was nothing wrong.
May 26, 2016
Every one was really nice, I would recommend every one to go there.
May 18, 2016
I have an ortho practice 1 mile from my house with a walk-in clinic Dr Ross is the reason I drive to Wilkes Barre
Apr 29, 2016
Overall my experience with the doctor and physician assistant was great. They were thorough, carefully explained instructions for follow-up care and as to what the diagnosis for my problem was. I did feel that I spent a very brief period of time with Dr. Ross, perhaps more time was unnecessary as i spent a great deal of time with his PA.
Apr 29, 2016
Dr. Ross is an excellent care provider.
Apr 13, 2016
His manner is so nice & friendly. I recommend Dr. Ross to everyone I know. He is always right on with his diagnosis.
Apr 8, 2016
My wife needed an orthopedic Doctor and I told her to go to Dr. Ross.