Dr. Stephen Rockower

Orthopedic Surgery
Rockville, MD
46 years experience

Locations

Office

Rockville, MD

Address

Rockville, MD
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Specialties
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Orthopedic Surgery

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

28 Answers
11 Agrees
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stephen Rockower
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Basically the same: You can crush the pills, or break them. 1000 mg is 1000 mg. Be sure to have food in your stomach
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Rockower
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Exercise instead: try some situps or crunches to improve your core muscles. Don't run or do strenuous exercise until you are improved. Ibuprofen or naproxen can help ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stephen Rockower
46 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Like any sprain: The healing and treatment is the same on both sides. Yes, it will be more complex since both sides are involved. keep pushing!
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rockower is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Rockower is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, you've put my mind at ease =)
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful!
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thank you

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Temple University School of Medicine, PA
Graduated 1975MD
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