Mark A. Pollard, MD
Cooper University Health Care Titles
- Orthopaedic Surgeon
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Titles
- Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Surgery - General)
Cooper University Physician
Dr. Pollard graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a bachelor of science degree, then graduated from MCP/Hahnemann University School of Medicine (now Drexel University School of Medicine) in Philadelphia. He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency training at Hamot Medical Center in Erie, PA, followed by a fellowship in orthopaedic sports medicine at the world-renowned American Sports Medicine Institute in Birmingham, Alabama.
Dr. Pollard specializes in the management and treatment of knee ligament and cartilage injuries, knee arthritis, shoulder instability, shoulder tendon problems, and other muscle and tendon problems of the arms and legs (biceps, triceps, patellar and quadriceps tendon, and Achilles tendon). He has covered many high school, collegiate and professional sports teams.
As a faculty member and Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Dr. Pollard has been instrumentally involved in the training and education of medical students, orthopaedic surgery resident physicians, and fellows. He has been active in research with publications in Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, the Journal of Hand Surgery and the American Journal of Orthopaedics. Dr. Pollard is board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons and is a member of many professional societies including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Arthroscopy Association of North America, and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.
What Dr. Pollard's patients are saying
(source: Press-Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys)
Dr. Pollard is very kind and said my knee is strong and I did go to therapy in Cherry Hill, I had very great Physical Therapy at Virtual on Brace Road. Stephanie who check me in the room before seeing the doctor is very good at her job with all the questions on how I am doing for this visit. All the staff are very kind in checking me in, Kathy, Dana, Rachel and Tayler who check me out. The medical students are very good who listen to me about how grateful I am that my knee is strong again, Brian and Kay. Thank you!!! Very pleased!!!
Excellent doctor, very personable and answered my questions completely Great bedside manner, didn't insult me for being overweight.
Dr. Pollard is the best in the business!
Staff, doctor, resident all superb.
Love Dr. Pollard!!!
Dr. Pollard is a professional. He was very through with his examination, and explained my options.
I received excellent care.
This is for shoulder tendonitis, Dr. Pollard always takes good care of me.
Excellent cate and experience! Would recommend to family and friends.
Dr. Pollard is a great Dr., that's why I keep going to see him.
Very kind and knowledgeable.
Education & Training
|Medical School||MCP/Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA|
|Internship||General Surgery - Summa Health System, Akron, OH|
|Residency||Orthopaedic Surgery - UPMC Hamot, Erie, PA|
|Fellowship||Orthopaedic Sports Medicine - American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, AL|
Arthroscopic shoulder, elbow and knee surgery, knee replacement, ligament injuries, including ACL, MCL, PCL and OCD, multi-ligament reconstruction
- Fellow, American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
- Arthroscopy Association of North America
- American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- American Sports Medicine Fellowship Society
Awards and Honors
- South Jersey Magazine "Best Children's Physicians" - 2014