Robert is an orthopaedic surgeon in private practice. He trained locally at Mt. Sinai Medical Center and was the Director of Sports Medicine until it closed. He was active in the residency training program at Mt. Sinai and subsequently at South Pointe Hospital. He is involved in many health care related societies and boards currently serving on the board of directors of the Montifiore Nursing Home. He is active in the community serving on the Curriculum committee for the Orange City Schools and is Treasurer of the Orange Schools Foundation. Robert joined the Civic League because he is passionate about the need for local civic involvement.