Dr. Frank Prescott Dawson, IV, MD

Dr. Frank Prescott Dawson, IV, MD

Dr. Frank Prescott Dawson, IV, MD

Languages: English
Fax: (443) 777-6787

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Specialties
  • Sports Medicine
Conditions I Treat
  • achilles tendon injuries
  • ankle impingement
  • ankle injury
  • ankle instability
  • ankle sports injury
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Procedures I Perform
  • exercise prescription
  • joint aspiration
  • joint injection
  • musculoskeletal ultrasound
  • nerve block
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About the Provider

Medical Director, Sports Medicine, MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
Frank Dawson MD, is a fellowship-trained sports medicine physician, specializing in sports related injuries. Dr. Dawson attended the University of Maryland, where he received his medical degree, and also completed his fellowship. He did a residency at Miami Children's Hospital.

Dr. Dawson is a part of MedStar Orthopaedics. He sees patients at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center in Baltimore, MD. He is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. During his consultations, Dr. Dawson clearly explains sports injuries and helps athletes choose a personalized treatment plan for a full recovery.

Dr. Dawson is an associate team physician for the Baltimore Ravens, a team physician for Morgan State University, a sports medicine consultant for Baltimore City Public School System, and a member of Baltimore County Public School System's Head Injury Committee. His clinical expertise includes sports medicine, sports injuries, fracture care and concussion care.


Awards
Dr. Dawson was named a 2017 “Top Doc” by Baltimore Magazine for Orthopaedics: Sports Medicine.

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Education
  • Fellowship Program: University of Maryland Medical Center (2008)
  • Residency Program: Miami Childrens Hospital (2007)
  • Medical School: University of Maryland School of Medicine (2003)
Insurance
    MedStar Health Providers participate with a wide range of health insurance products. We accept self-pay patients and the insurances plans listed below. This list is not comprehensive, it is updated periodically and is subject to change. If you do not see your health insurance plan or product listed, or if you have any questions regarding MedStar Health’s participation with your health plan, please contact your health plan to verify participation with our providers.

    Since the MedStar Health providers span the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia regions, our participation with DC, Maryland and Virginia Medical Assistance programs varies by provider group. Please contact your MedStar Physician’s Office to assist with verifying Medical Assistance participation. If you are enrolled in a Medicaid Managed Care Organization, please contact your Medicaid health plan to verify participation.


Practice Locations
Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
Awards
  • Baltimore Magazine Top Doc, 2017