Raymond Rocco Monto, MD, is an an award-winning orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist on the island of Nantucket, Massachusetts.  An expert on aging, diet, nutrition, and fitness, Dr. Monto is also internationally recognized for his pioneering clinical research on orthobiologics and his candid socioeconomic views. Dr. Monto is a team physician for US Soccer, a media spokeperson for the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgrons, and has been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, CBS News, Discovery Channel, Fox News, Stack Media, New Yorker, Yahoo Sports, Outside Magazine, and many other media.  His office is located on the campus of Nantucket Cottage Hospital.

Portrait by Kit Noble

Portrait by Kit Noble


2012 Jacques Duparc Research Award Winner

2014 European Hip Society Award 

2015 Patient's Choice Award

2015 Most Compassionate Physician Award

US National Soccer Team Physician

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Spokesman


American Board of Orthopedic Surgery Certification

Shoulder and Knee Reconstruction Fellowship /

Sports Medicine Fellowship Steadman-Hawkins Clinic

Duke University Orthopedic Surgery Residency

New York University School of Medicine

Haverford College