Dr. Marc Umlas was born in Brooklyn, New York. He grew up both in Long Island, New York and North Miami Beach, Florida. He attended North Miami Beach Senior High School where he graduated as Valedictorian. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard University. Dr. Umlas graduated from Stanford University School of Medicine. He completed his Orthopaedic Surgery training at Harvard Medical School. Following the completion of his Orthopaedic Surgery training, Dr. Umlas completed a formal fellowship in Adult Joint Reconstruction at Harvard Medical School and Arthritis Surgery and Joint Reconstruction at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City with the esteemed surgeon, Dr. Chitranjan Ranawat.
Dr. Umlas practices General Orthopaedic Surgery with a specialization in Arthritis Surgery and Joint Replacement. He is currently involved in Clinical Practice, Teaching and Research. Dr. Umlas is the Chairman of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation at Mount Sinai Medical Center and he serves as a Clinical Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Florida International University School of Medicine. Dr. Umlas has extensively published in the literature and lectures internationally, nationally and locally.