Director of Ocean County Sports Medicine
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Rutgers Medical School
Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
Board Certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Dr. Joseph Tauro, Director of Ocean County Sports Medicine, is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons and is a nationally recognized expert in the treatment of shoulder disorders. Dr. Tauro’s position at Rutgers Medical School and as a national lecturer on the latest orthopedic techniques assures Ocean County Sports Medicine patients will be provided with the finest care available, and patients with complex problems are often referred to Dr. Tauro from across the United States.

Dr. Tauro is also a Master Instructor for the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA). Dr. Tauro is most recently involved in the development of new techniques and instrumentation for minimally invasive joint replacement, stem cell augmentation of tendon and ligament healing and has many publications and book chapters to his credit.

A graduate of New Jersey Medical School, Dr. Tauro completed his advanced training in orthopedic surgery at the NJMS affiliated hospitals program. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery at the school and is actively involved in the training of new orthopedic surgeons.