Matthew T. Kleiner, MD


Cooper University Health Care Titles

  • Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Sports Medicine Specialist

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopaedic Surgery - General)

Professional Type

Cooper University Physician



About Me

Matthew T. Kleiner, MD is a fellowship-trained Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgeon in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Cooper University Hospital and Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Cooper Medical School of Rowan University.

He is a graduate of Boston College and then went on to medical school at Temple University School of Medicine. He stayed at Temple to complete his orthopaedic residency in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine at Temple University Hospital. Following residency, he pursued a fellowship in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine at the University of Southern California in Los Angeles.  At both Temple and USC, Dr. Kleiner assisted in the care of Division 1 athletes and learned from true leaders in the field of orthopaedic sports medicine.

After fellowship, Dr. Kleiner practiced in Southern California before returning to the East Coast to join the team at Cooper. Dr. Kleiner is a board-certified orthopaedic surgeon and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. He greatly enjoys being involved in the training of residents and medical students and is actively involved in research, with several publications to his credit.

Dr. Kleiner specializes in the management of treatment of athletic injuries to the knee, shoulder, elbow, and hip. He helps in coverage of several local high school sports teams and Rowan University.


What Dr. Kleiner's patients are saying
(source: Press-Ganey Patient Satisfaction Surveys) 

The entire staff was courteous and respectful and Dr. Kleiner has been wonderful in repairing/caring for my knee and leg after a very difficult injury last June.

Good service loved the doctor assistant and nurse.

Dr. Kleiner listened to my concerns, answered my questions and provided me with valuable information. He is a very friendly, knowledgeable, professional and empathetic doctor.

Excellent doctor, very respectful and attentive.

Dr. Kleiner did a wonderful job with my knee, now I have therapy to complete and healing. Thank you.

This was my first visit with Dr. Kleiner. He was very nice.  

Excellent care, came for a second opinion on surgery and transferred to Dr. Kleiner.

Great experience. Great doctor, great staff. Great location.

Dr. Kleiner is a great Doctor and I'm happy with his work and I will most definitely recommend him.

Dr. Kleiner has been great!

Dr. Kleiner and his staff are remarkable.

Dr. Kleiner is an awesome provider-very caring and attentive. Highly recommend him.

Office Locations

Glassboro, Cherry Hill
Cooper Specialty Care at Glassboro

221 Victoria Street
(GPS: 26 Mick Drive)
Glassboro, NJ 08028
Phone: 856.536.1475
Fax: 856.536.1476
Maps & Directions

Cooper Bone and Joint Institute at Cherry Hill

2339 Route 70 West
2nd Floor
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
Phone: 856.751.6464
Fax: 856.536.1471
Maps & Directions

Education & Training

Medical SchoolTemple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
InternshipSurgery - Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
ResidencyOrthopaedic Surgery - Temple University Hzxospital, Philadelphia, PA
FellowshipSports Medicine - Keck Hospital of USC, Los Angeles, CA

Special Interests

Arthroscopic shoulder surgery (labral and rotator cuff), shoulder reconstruction (total and reverse shoulder arthroplasty), arthroscopic knee ligament reconstruction, meniscus and cartilage surgery, hip arthroscopy, labral repair


  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America

Awards and Honors

  • Joseph Thoder Resident of the Year, Temple University Orthopedics
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society

Editorial Positions

Editor-in-Chief: Temple University Journal of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, 2012-2013