Joshua Strassberg

Joshua Strassberg



Dr. Joshua Strassberg is a board certified pediatric orthopedic surgeon specializing in pediatric sports and trauma injuries, as well as hip disorders. He is trained in the latest arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgical procedures including the latest surgical techniques for reconstructing the ACL in the growing child.

After receiving his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Strassberg earned his doctorate in medicine from New York Medical College, where he also completed his residency in orthopedic surgery. He furthered his training with a fellowship in pediatric orthopedics at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, followed by an additional fellowship in adolescent and young adult hip preservation surgery at Children’s Hospital Boston. He has been published in well-respected journals such as Clinical Orthopedic Related Research and authored a chapter in Operative Techniques in Orthopedic Surgery.

Dr. Strassberg has a special interest in pediatric and adolescent trauma, hip disorders, and sports injuries. He has been honored with “Patient’s Choice” and “Most Compassionate Doctor” awards and was recognized by his peers as a “Top Doctor in Morristown,” and as one of “America’s Top Orthopedists.” He has consistently been voted one of the “Top Doctor” by NJ Monthly Magazine, “Favorite Kids’ Doc” by NJ Family Magazine, “Top Doc” by Castle Connelly, “Top Orthopedist” by the Consumer Research Council, “Top Doctor” in Inside Jersey, and NJ Top Docs awards.”

Magazine awards

  • Bone & Joint Surgery Select, New Jersey Monthly, 2022
  • NJ Family’s NJ’s Favorite Kids Docs – 2013-2022
  • NJ Monthly’s Jersey Choice Top Doctors – 2012-2022
  • Inside Jersey Top Doctors – 2017-2018


  • Patients’ Choice Award – 2008-2013
  • Most Compassionate Doctor Award – 2009-2012
  • Top Doctor in Morristown – 2012
  • MMH Healing Hands Award – 2010

Professional Affiliations

  • Pediatric Research in Sports Medicine Society
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Pediatric Orthopedic Interests

  • Pediatric sports
  • Trauma
  • Hips
  • Scoliosis (nonoperative treatment)
  • Deformity

Noteworthy Accomplishments

  • Ultimate Frisbee Competitor (college & post grad)

Education & Professional Experience


Bachelors, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Doctorate in Medicine, New York Medical College, Valhalla


Orthopedic Surgery, New York Medical College, Valhalla


Children’s Hospital Boston, Adolescent and Young Adult Hip Preservation Surgery, Boston

The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Pediatric Orthopedics, Philadelphia



Hospital Affiliations

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Know Before Your First Visit

Verify the date and time of your appointment. You may be required to complete new patient paperwork or provide personal information prior to being seen by your doctor. Please arrive approximately 30 minutes prior to your appointment time.

Confirm the address and location of your appointment. The Pediatric Orthopedic Center has four convenient locations in New Jersey. Confirm with the front desk staff the office location for your visit.

Be aware of travel issues and delays. Be mindful of any driving conditions, road construction detours and parking requirements to ensure you arrive for your appointment on time.

Urgent Care for Acute Injuries (Cedar Knolls)

Expert pediatric orthopedic care, no appointment needed. Our board-certified specialists are here to swiftly treat your child’s orthopedic needs, saving you time and worry.

Walk-In Hours Update

*Urgent and Acute Injuries Only during Urgent Care/Walk-in Clinic hours. To find out if your child’s injury qualifies for a walk-in visit, click here. (Walk-in fees may apply.)


Regular Hours: 9am-5pm
Walk-in Hours* (Cedar Knolls): 5pm-8pm


Regular Hours: 9am-5pm
Walk-in Hours* (Cedar Knolls): 5pm-8pm


Regular Hours: 9am-5pm
Walk-in Hours* (Cedar Knolls): 5pm-8pm


Regular Hours: 9am-5pm
Walk-in Hours* (Cedar Knolls): 5pm-8pm


Regular Hours: 8am-5pm
NO walk-in hours.


Walk-in Hours* (Cedar Knolls): 10am-2pm

Sunday: Closed

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