Our patients and their families are a part of our community – and our practice is too.

At Coastal Pediatric Orthopedics, we are committed to giving back and lending our time, expertise and funds to local programs. Dr. Plakas actively dedicates his knowledge and skill set to ensure the youth of Monmouth and Ocean Counties have access to the best orthopedic care possible to ensure bright and healthy futures!

Community Sponsorships

Our practice is a proud sponsor of Little Silver Warrior Lacrosse Program, Education Foundation of Little Silver, and Rumson Education Foundation, among many other education, sport, and charitable organizations.

On-site Orthopedic Care for Local Pop Warner and Cheer Teams

For the past five years, Dr. Plakas has volunteered to provide on-site orthopedic medical care for the AYF Rumson-Fair Haven Dawgs Pop Warner Cheer and Football teams.

Orthopedic Residency Surgery Program at Monmouth Medical Center

As ​a ​Clinical Assistant Professor at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Dr. Plakas i​s actively involved in the Orthopedic Residency Surgery program at Monmouth Medical Center, ensuring the next generation of orthopedic surgeons develop unparalleled operative experience. Over the past five years, he has also helped countless children in need at the pediatric orthopedic clinic at Monmouth Medical Center.