R. Kalman, DO, FAOAO
Dr. Kalman is a Board Certified Orthopaedic surgeon and fellowship trained in Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic surgery. During his Fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA, he worked with the 1993-1994 Philadelphia Phillies under the direction of Dr. Phillip Marone. He also worked with the Philadelphia Eagles during his chief year under the direction of Dr. Vince Distefano.
He, along with Dr. Craig Morgan founded the Morgan Kalman Clinic. Dr. Kalman credits Dr. Morgan with “fine tuning and advancing” his arthroscopic skills during his Fellowship at Thomas Jefferson. He serves as team physician for local area high schools and is a sports medicine consultant to the University of Delaware. He was on the sideline for the 2003 IAA Football National Championship game. He was the Orthopaedic consultant for the McDonald’s LPGA Golf Championship in Wilmington, Delaware and in 2009, while in Bulle Rock, Maryland. Dr. Kalman was also selected to serve as a volunteer physician at the United States Olympic Training Center.
Dr. Kalman’s area of expertise involves, but is not limited to, Arthroscopic surgery of the hip, knee, shoulder, elbow and ankle. He has lectured nationally and is published in peer reviewed journals. He has served as, Associate Master Instructor, in Arthroscopic surgery of the hip, knee and shoulder at the Orthopaedic Learning Center in Rosemont, Illinois. He is also a consultant for the Arthroscopic industry.
Dr. Kalman attended the MSKUS CADAVER COURSE (musculoskeletal ultrasound) from July 23 – 25, 2010 in Baltimore, Maryland and is now certified to perform diagnostic ultrasound
to the joints with guided injections for therapeutic purposes, which includes, Autologous
He is a Fellow of the American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopaedics and is past President of its sports medicine section. He is a member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine and has served on its Council of Delegates and Mentoring Committee. Dr. Kalman is also a member of the Arthroscopy Association of North America, serving as an instructor.
In addition, he is listed in Who’s Who in American Professionals and was named one of Delaware’s “Top Docs” for 2005, 2009 by Delaware Today Magazine.
Vic Kalman was a Four Year Letterman at Gettysburg College in Gettysburg, PA. He also played for and was a Semi-Professional National Champion with the Chambersburg Cardinals in 1979.
Dr. Kalman continues to work with the Boys and Girls Clubs of Delaware and has been a judge for their Youth of the Year Program.
He developed a passion for health and living your best life while completing his undergraduate degree in Health and Physical Education. This was followed by post-graduate certification in Physical Therapy at Columbia University in New York. He is certified in Age Management Medicine by Cenegenics Education and Research Foundation. He is certified First Line Therapy Practitioner by Metagenics. First Line Therapy is a “therapeutic lifestyle program” to help his patients make better choices to enhance their health and prevent disease.
Dr. Kalman looks forward to meeting and working with you to help you obtain your health goals.