Dr Gombosh has served as an assistant team physician for the Cleveland Cavaliers (NBA), Cleveland Indians (MLB), Mahoning Valley Scrappers, and Baldwin-Wallace University football, wrestling, basketball, and lacrosse teams. While in training, he also assisted the team physicians in the care of the Miami Marlins (MLB), University of Miami football, baseball and soccer student athletes. Dr Gombosh currently serves as the Team Physician for Belen Jesuit Preparatory School in Miami, Florida.
Fellowship: Sports Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Sports Health, Cleveland, Ohio.
Residency: Orthopaedic Surgery, Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami, Miami, Florida.
Medical School: Doctor of Medicine with Research Distinction, University of Miami, Miami, Florida.
Undergraduate: University of Miami, Miami, Florida
Hospital & Surgery Center Affiliations:
Doctor’s Hospital, Baptist Hospital, South Miami Hospital, Miami Surgical Suites, Miami Surgical Center
Diplomate, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Sports Medicine – Board Certified
Orthopaedic Surgery – Board Certified
Expert Medical Advisor, Florida Department of Workers Compensation
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Fellow (FAAOS)
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
Arthroscopy Association of North America
Florida Orthopaedic Society
Miami Orthopedic Society
Areas of Expertise:
Shoulder Rotator Cuff Tears
Shoulder Superior Capsular Reconstruction
Shoulder SLAP Tears/Labral Tears
Shoulder Dislocations & Instability
Shoulder AC separations
Hip Labrum Tears
Hip Impingement (Femoroacetabular Impingement or FAI)
Proximal Hamstring Tears
Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tears
Posterior Cruciate Ligament Tears
Articular Cartilage Restoration/Repair
Distal Biceps tears
Epicondylitis (Tennis/Golfer’s elbow)
Elbow Injuries in the Throwing Athlete (Tommy John Surgery)
Work Injures, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Legal cases, and Independent Medical Examinations:
Dr Gombosh has extensive experience and expertise in evaluating and treating patients involved with these types of cases. We understand there is added complexity to these cases and there can be long term implications. Regardless of whether you or your client is on the defense or plaintiff side, Dr Gombosh will provide you with top level medical care and professionalism to help you through this difficult and stressful time.
Rowan FA, Marshall T, Gombosh MR, Farrow LD. Utilization of Osseous Landmarks for Anatomic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Femoral Tunnel Placement. J Knee Surg 2017 May;30(4):359-363.
Co-Author of Instructional Course Lecture (Paul Saluan MD Co-Author)
The Adolescent Knee. American Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Society Annual Meeting. July 2015
Daruwalla J, Greis P, Hancock R, Xerogeanes J, ASP Collaborative Authors. Rates and Determinants of Return to Play After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction in NCAA Division I College Football Athletes. A Study of of the ACC, SEC, And PAC-12 Conferences. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine. August 2014 (2)2325967114543901
Pincus D., Kassira N., Gombosh M., Berho M., Glassberg M, Karl M., Elliot S., Thaller S. 17-Estradiol Improves Diabetic Wound Healing by Decreasing Matrix Metalloproteinase Activity. Wounds 2010;7:171-178
Gombosh, N. Kassira, S. Elliot, M. Karl, M. Glassberg, S. Thaller. 17–Estradiol Improves Diabetic Wound Healing: Effects on Matrix Metalloproteinases. 2007 Eastern-Atlantic Student Research Forum Annual Meeting, Abstract/Poster presentation.