David P. Rouben, M.D., is a well-respected orthopaedic spine surgeon who has been practicing in Louisville for more than 20 years. Dr. Rouben is the founder of River City Orthopaedic Surgeons PSC, now known as Norton Spine Specialists – Rouben & Casnellie.
Dr. Rouben is a Louisville native who earned his Doctorate of Medicine degree from the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He completed a general surgical internship at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas, then continued his specialty training at Georgia Baptist Medical Center in Atlanta. He completed a fellowship in joint reconstruction at New England Baptist Hospital in Boston, Mass., and a fellowship in spinal reconstruction at Toronto General Hospital in Ontario, Canada.
Before returning to Louisville in 1992 to practice at River City Orthopaedic Surgeons PSC, Dr. Rouben spent nine years teaching at Georgia Baptist Medical Center, an affiliate of the Medical College of Georgia.
Dr. Rouben has played a key role in the development of minimally invasive spinal surgery techniques. He continues to innovate and develop new techniques and travels around the globe to train spinal surgeons how to master them.
As part of Norton Spine Specialists – Rouben & Casnellie, Dr. Rouben continues to provide the most up-to-date neck and back evaluation and treatment. His commitment to patient care includes assessing adult spinal pain, diseases and deformities, and offering nonsurgical and surgical treatment options to meet patients' expectations.
Dr. Rouben is committed to listening to his patients' concerns, analyzing their neck and back conditions, devising realistic treatment plans and returning patients to functional and rewarding lives by applying the most current, advanced and proven spinal treatment techniques.
To schedule an appointment or for more information:
Norton Spine Specialists – Rouben & Casnellie
9300 Stonestreet Road, Suite 200
Louisville, KY 40272