rubinoLGRobert J. Rubino, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.

Dr. Rubino’s interest in highly skilled, office-based treatments to improve the lives of women has been the driving force for the practice. Under his direction, The Rubino OB/GYN Group has become known as the premier OB/GYN practice in Northern and Central New Jersey for advanced out-patient, minimally invasive procedures including Her Option® Cryoablation Therapy to eliminate heavy, painful periods, Essure® sterilization procedure and MyoSure® fibroid removal.

Current

  • President, Private Practice OB/GYN
    The Rubino OBGYN Group
    101 Old Short Hills Road, Suite 101, West Orange NJ 07901

Residency

  • UMDNJ – University Hospital, Obstetrics and Gynecology,
    Chief Resident, Newark, NJ, 1995
    Education
  • Rutgers—NJ Medical School, Newark, NJ— M.D., 1991
    Rutgers College, Rutgers University, BA Biology, New Brunswick, NJ – B.A., Biology, 1986

Board Certification / Academic Appointments

  • Diplomat, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1997—present
    Board member, Vista Health IPA- An independent practice association representing over 500 physicians, 2009 – present
  • Fellow, American College of OB/GYN, 1997—present
  • Voluntary Faculty, Attending Physician, St. Barnabas Medical Center, Livingston, NJ and Overlook Medical Center, Summit, NJ, 1997 – present
  • Certified, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine 2006—present
  • Board Member Florham Park Surgery Center
  • Advisory Board of the OB/GYN Alliance
  • Atlantic Health Information Technology Committee
  • Care Review Committee, Overlook Hospital
  • Performance Improvement Committee, Saint Barnabas Medical Center
  • Resident Education Committee, Department of OB/GYN SBMC
  • Assistant Clinical Professor UMDNJ-NJMS, Dept OB/GYN, 2000-2007
  • Director OBGYN Residency Program Overlook Hospital Division, Summit, NJ 2000-2005

Licensure

  • NJ 1992- present

Research:

  • Principal Investigator HOME Study (“Hysteroscopic Office Myomectomy Evaluation”). Industry funded clinical research on new surgical device for hysteroscopic removal of uterine masses, 2010—present
  • Comparison of Hysteroscopic Myomectomy with Myosure device in office versus traditional operating room. Principal investigator. Study is on-going.
  • “Clock technique using 3D/4D ultrasound in Endometrial Cryoablation Therapy” Presented at the 2009 National Scientific Conference American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) New York City. Published in the AIUM Journal proceedings for the Conference.

Awards / Honors

  • NJ Monthly “Top Doc”, 9 consecutive years, 2008-2016; chosen by peers
    NJ Top Docs, 7 consecutive years, 2011- 2017
  • Recipient of the International Daniel F. Kott Award for “Best Abstract on New Instrumentation”, 2011
  • “I love my Doctor” SBHCS annual award for patients whose doctors made a difference in their life 2009, 2010 & 2015
  • “You made a difference” SBHCS Patient Satisfaction 2000-2009
    Excellence in Laparoscopic Surgery, 1995
  • “Resident of the Year” for Medical Education, UMDNJ-OBGYN, 1995

Grants

  • 2011 Research in Cryoablation Grant
  • Clinical Research Award for “Non-invasive procedure to remove uterine fibroids”
  • 010 HOME Study – Hysteroscopic Office Myomectomy Evaluation

Achievements

  • Founder of “Tomorrow’s MDs” research mentoring program, 2010
  • Inventor of the “Clock Technique” to improve the outcome and shorten the duration of Her Option Cryoablation Therapy

Memberships/Activities

  • President of Common Council, City of Summit
  • Councilman, City of Summit
  • Summit Republican City Committee, 2009-Present
  • President of the Summit, NJ Board of Health, 2007-2011
  • Advisory Board of the OB/GYN Alliance
  • Fellow of the American College of OB/GYN
  • Diplomat of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Member of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
  • Board Member of Colonial Crossings Red Cross
  • Board Member Florham Park Surgery Center
  • Head Coach, Summit Junior Baseball
  • Consultant-Women’s Health Care, Gerson-Lehman Group, NYC
  • Consultant/Lecturer- Cooper Surgical Inc., Boston Mass.
  • Advisor/Consultant – Saavy Parent, summit

Committees

  • Performance Review Committee Overlook hospital 2000-2008
  • Performance Improvement Committee- SBMC-2000-2003

Presentations

  • Moderator SiriusXM “Dr. Radio”, Office Operative Hysteroscopy Radio Talk Show ‘best practices’ in office surgery, national thought leaders, 2012
  • Research study- “Myosure/Novasure “ Clinical Trial, Principal investigator of funded trial, 2012—present
  • HOME Study poster presentation at ACOG International Meeting in San Diego, May 2012
  • HOME Study presentation at AAGL in Florida, November 2011
  • “Cryoablation of Uterus for Comparison of Sono Hysterographic Images with Gross Histologic Findings” (presented at Annual Scientific Conference at SBMC), 2009
  • “Electronic Medical Records, Is it Right for Your Practice?” Overlook Hospital 2009
  • “Clock technique using 3D/4D ultrasound in Endometrial Cryoablation Therapy” Presented at the 2009 National Scientific Conference American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) New York City. Published in the AIUM Journal proceedings for the Conference.
  • WABC-TV with Dr. Jay Adlersberg for Cryoablation Therapy, public awareness news report, 2008
  • New Jersey Network News for Cryoablation Therapy public awareness news report, 2008
  • “Electronic Medical Records, It’s Where We’re Going” Presentation to the Annual Convention of NJ Society of Facial Plastic Surgeons, PNC arts Center 2008
  • “Electronic Medical Records, Selection and Implementation” 2005 SBMC, 2006 Overlook Hospital, 2007 Morristown Hospital
  • Research-Sulfa Drug Allergy in HIV Patients, laboratory research with live virus, 1998-1989

Abstracts

  • “Clock Technique using 3D/4D ultrasound in Endometrial Cryoablation Therapy” Published in the AIUM Journal proceedings for the Conference