Colleagues and Partners Motivate Physician to Stay with Premier Health

Premier Pulse     March 2018
L Joseph Rubino III, MD, sees patients at the Miami Valley Hospital South office of Premier Orthopedics.

What is your clinical specialty? Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Where did you go to school?
College – Villanova, Medical school – Georgetown

What brought you to Premier Health?
I came to Premier Health for my orthopedic surgery training, and I stayed because of my great colleagues and partners.

Why did you choose medicine as a career?
I chose medicine because I wanted a career in which my days were personally fulfilling, and I could work as long as I continue to enjoy it.

Who are the people who influenced and/or mentored you?
Dr. Delahay at Georgetown because of his tireless devotion to teaching, and Dr. Lynn Crosby for his work ethic and devotion to his patients.

What is one thing most people don’t know about you?
I am a good cook.

Where is your hometown?
Bethesda, Maryland

What, if any, sports team(s) do you cheer for?
Washington Redskins, Washington Capitals, Dayton Flyers

What is the last book you read?
“Atlas Shrugged”

What is your favorite song in your playlist?
“Sympathy for the Devil”

What is your favorite food?

What is your favorite hobby?

What is your favorite animal?
Other people's dogs!

Where is your favorite vacation spot?
Snowmass, Colorado – great outdoor family time

Describe something for which you are especially thankful:
Dr. Pompe for giving me the opportunity to become an orthopedic surgeon.
And…my family for supporting me through the many years of training.

Pick a Side

iPhone or Android?

Early bird or night owl?
Night owl

Beach bum or mountain hiker?

Dress shoes or tennis shoes?
Tennis shoes

Paperback or e-reader?

Coffee or tea?

Cooking or baking?

Sweet or salty?

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