He graduated with his Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Biology as Cum Laude from Tufts University in Medford, MA. He earned his Medical Degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, TX.
Michael L. Rothberg, M.D. did his internship in General Surgery at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, TX. He also worked in the Shock Trauma Hospital at Baltimore, MD. He did his residency in Orthopaedic Surgery at the Hospital for Joint Diseases at the Orthopaedic Institute in New York, NY. Michael L. Rothberg, M.D. completed his fellowship in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery at the Loma Linda University Medical Center in Loma Linda, CA. He also completed an externship in Surgical and nonoperative treatment of rheumatoid deformities of the hand at the New England Baptist Hospital in Boston, MA under Dr. Edward Nalebuff and Dr. Lewis Millender.