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Robert C. Erikson II, MD

Robert Ericson II, MD

Foot and Ankle Surgery
Small Systems Dynamics
Sports Medicine
Complex Orthopaedic Consultations and Second Opinions

Dr. Robert Erickson is a board-certified orthopaedic and arthroscopic surgeon with extensive experience in sports medicine, foot and ankle surgery, and complex spinal conditions. He has 45 years of orthopaedic experience including 17,000 surgeries.

Dr. Erickson earned his medical degree, and completed his orthopaedic residency from Vanderbilt University Medical School in Nashville, Tennessee.

Dr. Erickson completed surgical Internship at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas, and a fellowship in Kinesiology at Rancho Los Amigos Hospital in Downey, California. In addition, Dr. Erickson is an assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery at Northeast Ohio University College of Medicine, and has research published in numerous peer reviewed medical journals.

Dr. Erickson’s contributions are at international and local levels. He represented the Ohio Taekwondo Association at the 25th Olympic games in Barcelona, Spain and represented the United States as an Orthopaedic surgeon delegate to the Soviet Union. He has also served as team physician for the US Taekwondo team at the World Taekwondo Championships.  Additionally, he was a volunteer physician with the United States Olympic Committee Volunteer Sports Medicine Program.

Dr. Erickson serves on the Board of Counselors for the YMCA, is a community volunteer, and team physician for local high schools.


  • Diplomat of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Diplomat of the Professional Disability Consultants
  • Fellow – American Back Society
  • Fellow – American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Fellow – American College of Surgeons
  • Member – Arthroscopy Board of North America
  • Member – The American College of Surgeons
  • Member – The American College of Sports Medicine
  • Member – Stark County Medical Society
  • Member – 30 medical honor societies