Dr. Michael RowlandMeet Dr. Rowland

Fellowship Trained in Sports Medicine

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Patient Ratings and Comments

Overall Rating

4.6 out of 5 (156 Ratings, 49 Comments)
Global
4.8/5
Physician Communication Quality
4.9/5
Office Staff Quality
4.8/5
Access to Care 3 month
4.2/5
Care Coordination
4.3/5

Recent Comments

11/20/2021

Dr. Rowland is an excellent, caring & professional doctor.
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11/17/2021

I always have a wonderful experience at this office. Dr. Rowland is professional, comforting, friendly and knowledgeable! 🙂
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11/15/2021

Everyone was excellent from the time I checked in for surgery til the time I checked out!! A very pleasant experience. I will definitely be back if I need another surgery!
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11/09/2021

Dr. Rowland is hands on and simply the best in explaining what your condition is and what will happen to correct it.
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11/08/2021

Despite his busy day, Dr. Rowland took time to deal with all my problems. I am so grateful to have a doctor willing to do this.
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11/08/2021

I broke my shoulder and made an appointment when I got out of hospital & only took me within 2 days to see *Dr. Rowland the staff & office people were excellent.
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11/05/2021

Any time I go to SS Ortho it is always a good experience. *Dr. Rowland is a great doctor. Staff is exceptionally nice & caring. I would highly recommend SS Ortho.
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09/11/2021

Want to say thanks for listening to my concerns band correctly diagnosing my injury at my appointment.
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09/07/2021

I liked the doctor very much.He also was very pleasant and well mannered
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08/28/2021

MD was very thorough and caring. Answered my question clearly and was reassuring. Trust this doctor's examination and diagnosis.
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08/24/2021

I did respond that my wait time was longer than expected. Although the nurse came in right away, there was a longer wait time for the doctor. This has been the only time I've ever had to wait to be seen, which I understand happens sometimes. It was a very busy Monday morning in the office.
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08/24/2021

+ Provided multiple options of treatment
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08/18/2021

Have been to Dr. Rowland and several other doctors at South Shore Orthopedics over the years and have always enjoyed the prompt, professional and courteous service provided.
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08/10/2021

Dr Rowland is easy to speak with. Explains everything completely and it's easy to understand what medical options are available.
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08/09/2021

*Dr. Rowland did a really good job on my knee survey!
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08/05/2021

Arthritis in left knee. Had Cortsone shot - feeling much better. Hope to return in 3 months if I need another shot.
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08/03/2021

Dr. Rowland is a very skilled, experienced and concerned orthopedic surgeon. I consider myself very lucky that he was on call the weekend I fractured my hip & femur.
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08/02/2021

X-rays on both knees for pain.
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07/26/2021

Dr Rowland has a great team and Julie is better than awesome.
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07/20/2021

Everything was great.
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07/06/2021

Visit was good, he is a good doctor.
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07/02/2021

*Mike Rowland is the best always professional and I'm treated like I'm someone special.
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06/26/2021

I have previously worked with Dr Rowland. He replaced both my knees, very successfully. So when I started having hips pains I got a referral to him from my PCP. He had an x-ray taken before I saw him, so we were able to efficiently look at and discuss my situation. I'm comfortable with his diagnosis and with his suggested follow up actions. I am totally satisfied.
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06/15/2021

It was and is always a great experience at South Shore Orthopedic. Everything is very organize and go smoothly and everyone is absolutely very kind, patient, and has always been extremely nice.
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06/04/2021

I never leave South Shore Orthopedics with questions related to my visit. Dr. Rowland will listen to me and address all my concerns. Dr. Rowland and his staff are true professionals.
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06/01/2021

Assistant to doctor gave me a cortisone shot to my left leg (knee).
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06/01/2021

I would recommend *Dr. Rowland to all my family & friends.
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05/28/2021

I have great respect for Dr. Roland and Julie his NP. They are willing to take the time and listen with care and concern. He was very busy on my last visit so Julie came in to discuss the options with my knee and pending interest in knee replacement. Then Dr. Roland also came in to talk with me. I am currently waiting to hear from the office re: surgury date.... and may be there soon with a new issue.
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05/18/2021

Dr Rowland is amazing!
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04/27/2021

As usual, another excellent experience at South Shore Orthopedics.
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04/19/2021

Nothing bad to say - very good experience.
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04/13/2021

During my visit I had a shoulder arthroscopic procedure and everyone was very pleasant and professional with me.
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04/06/2021

On this visit, i mostly saw the Physician's Assistant. She was very nice, very knowledgeable, and all my answers on this survey apply to her. However, before I left, I did ask to meet the doctor, whom I did not know, and he did come in and speak to me for a few minutes.
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03/31/2021

Good job
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03/23/2021

SSOrthopedics is a very well-run medical facility; receptionists, medical assistants, x-ray technicians all courteous and professionals. Dr. Rowland and his PA-C Julie Havilland, the best.
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03/16/2021

very enjoyable visit with Dr Rowland
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03/16/2021

I had a very good consultation with *Dr. Michael Rowland & also a consult on different medical issue with *Dr. John J. Kadzielski!! Both wonderful!!
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03/09/2021

My experience at South Shore Orthopedics was excellent. Everyone there was on time and on point.
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03/09/2021

less than 5 mins wait!
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03/02/2021

I got a shot in the knee and my pain was gone in a few hours. Like a blessing
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03/01/2021

good experience
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02/27/2021

Had a very good experience. Always feel welcome and confident after talking to Dr. Roland and Dr. Haviland.
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02/26/2021

*Dr. Roland is the best and also is *Julie. I would not just any one do surgery on me. A number 10 plus for both.
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02/22/2021

*Dr. Rowland - Super dr.
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02/16/2021

Happy with the response and the treatment outcome to date
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02/16/2021

Dr Rowland is the best surgeon I've ever had out of my 18 surgeries.
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02/11/2021

*Dr. Rowland is wonderful - friendly, professional, knowledgeable accommodating!
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02/09/2021

always a pleasure to see Doc Rowland and Julie.
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01/26/2021

*Dr. Rowland shows compassion & considers entire body, not just location of pain.
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Meet Dr. Rowland

Judy’s Total Knee Replacement Story

Tom's Story


Plymouth resident, Tom Silvia is no stranger to pain and endurance. In fact, the now active 68-year-old suffered from Polio at the age of six. Initially paralyzed from the neck down, Tom endured years of therapy, spent a week in an iron lung and worked his way from a wheelchair to crutches in a year’s time…..

Specializing In

Sports Medicine
Joint Replacement
Arthroscopy
Orthopedic Trauma
General Orthopedic Surgery

Medical Degree

Hahnemann University School of Medicine,
Philadelphia, PA

Internship

Boston University Medical Center,
Boston, MA

Residency

Hahnemann University
Philadelphia, PA

Sports Medicine Fellowship

University of Rochester
Rochester, NY

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

South Shore Hospital, South Weymouth, MA – Active Staff

Professional Memberships

MOA    Massachusetts Orthopedic Association
AAOS   American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
MMS    Massachusetts Medical Society

Community Activities

Team Physician, Hanover High School Football

Publications

Rowland, MT: Final alignment of tibial shaft fractures treated with Ilizarov fixation
– preliminary study. Hahnemann University,1997.
Rowland, MT: Efficacy of stress gastritis prophylaxis in SICU patients
– preliminary study. Hahnemann University, 1993.
Rowland, MT: Results of meniscal repairs in skeletally immature patients
– preliminary study. University of Rochester, 2000.