Christopher Alan Looze, MD| Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Sports Medicine | MedStar Health

Christopher Alan Looze, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.8 out of 5 (626 reviews)

Specialties: Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Languages: English


About me

Christopher Looze, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon who is fellowship trained in sports medicine. A former professional baseball player within the Toronto Blue Jays organization, he has a personal passion for sports and wants his work to have a positive impact on the athletes of today and tomorrow. As part of the MedStar Sports Medicine team, Dr. Looze is a team physician for the Baltimore Orioles.

Prior to joining MedStar Orthopedic Institute, he completed a fellowship at the Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center, recognized globally as a leader in orthopedic patient care, research, education and injury prevention. Dr. Looze earned his medical degree at the New York University School of Medicine, followed by completion of a residency at NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases.

Clinical areas of focus

  • Ankle Pain
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
  • Cartilage Injury
  • Elbow Injury
  • Elbow Pain
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Pain
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Pain
  • Meniscus Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Disorders
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Repair
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Achilles Tendon Injury
  • Achilles Tendon Tear
  • Achilles Tendonitis
  • Achilles Tendonosis
  • Acromioclavicular Fracture
  • Acromioclavicular Joint Separation
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Pain
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
  • Anterior Tibialis Tendon Tear
  • Arm Pain
  • Arthritis Of Knee
  • Bicep Injury
  • Bicep Pain
  • Bicep Tear
  • Biceps Tendonitis
  • Bucket Handle Meniscus Tear
  • Bursitis Of The Shoulder
  • Calcific Tendonitis
  • Calf Muscle Injury
  • Calf Pain
  • Cartilage Injury
  • Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Dislocated Patella
  • Elbow Arthritis
  • Elbow Injury
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Gastrocnemius Injury
  • Gluteus Medius Tear
  • Hamstring Injury
  • Hip Abductor Tear
  • Hip Click
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Pain
  • Insertional Tendonitis
  • Joint Dislocation
  • Jumper's Knee
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Instability
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Pain For Patients Aged 60 And Older
  • Knee Pain For Patients Aged Younger Than 60
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament Tear
  • Ligament Injury
  • Ligament Tear
  • Locking Knee
  • Loose Body In The Knee
  • Medial Collateral Ligament Injury Of The Elbow
  • Medial Collateral Ligament Injury Of The Knee
  • Meniscus Injury
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Multiple Ligament Knee Injury
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Nutrition And Supplement Issues
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Osteochondral Defect
  • Osteochondral Lesions
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Paratenonitis
  • Patella Dislocation
  • Patella Injury
  • Patellar Instability
  • Patellar Tendon Rupture
  • Patellofemoral Injury
  • Pectoral Muscle Injury
  • Pectoralis Major Tendon Injury
  • Peroneal Tendon Tear
  • Peroneal Tendonitis
  • Piriformis Syndrome
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Tear
  • Posterolateral Corner Injury
  • Proximal Humerus Fractures
  • Quadrangular Space Syndrome
  • Quadriceps Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Disorders
  • Rotator Cuff Impingement
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Running Injury
  • Scapular Dyskinesis
  • Separated Shoulder
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Shin Splints
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Strain
  • Shoulder Tendonitis
  • Snapping Hip Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Injury
  • Sports Related Ankle Injury
  • Sports Related Foot Injury
  • Sports Related Injury
  • Tendinitis Of The Hand
  • Tendinitis Of The Wrist
  • Throwing Injury
  • Tibial Spine Fracture
  • Toe Fracture
  • Tricep Injury
  • Trigger Finger
  • Ulnar Nerve Subluxation
  • Wrist Pain
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Procedures I perform

  • Acromioclavicular Joint Repair
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Repair
  • Arthroscopy
  • Arthroscopy Of Hip
  • Arthroscopy Of Knee
  • Arthroscopy Of Shoulder
  • Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation
  • Bone Surgery
  • Cartilage Transplant
  • Elbow Reconstruction
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee Microfracture Surgery
  • Knee Stabilization
  • Knee Surgery
  • Latarjet
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament Repair
  • Medial Collateral Ligament Repair
  • Meniscal Surgery
  • Meniscectomy
  • Multiple Ligament Reconstruction
  • Orthopedic Stem Cell Regeneration
  • Osteochondral Allograft
  • Osteochondral Autograft
  • Pectoralis Major Tendon Tear Repair
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injection Of The Knee
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injection Of The Shoulder
  • Platelet Rich Plasma Injection (PRP) Of The Elbow
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Repair
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Injection
  • Shoulder Labral Tear Repair
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Stabilization
  • Stem Cell Treatment For Joint Disease
  • Superior Capsular Reconstruction
  • Surgery For Arthritis
  • Tendon Repair Surgery
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement, Age Greater Than 50
  • Total Knee Replacement, Age Less Than 50
  • Total Shoulder Replacement Surgery
  • Tricep Repair
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Repair
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Practice locations

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9101 Franklin Square Drive
Suite 200
Baltimore, MD, 21237


Fax 443-777-6787

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2118 Greenspring Drive
Suite 210
Timonium, MD, 21093


Fax 844-606-5109

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12 Medstar Boulevard
Suite 300
Bel Air, MD, 21015


Fax 844-606-5109

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MedStar Health accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Health, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • CareFirst MedStar PPO
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • Carefirst BlueChoice HMO
    • Innovation Health: HMO & EPO Plus
    • United Choice Plus
    • WellPoint Maryland - Maryland Health Choice
    • United Nursing Home Plan (C-SNP
    • United Core Essential (HMO)
    • Medicaid - District of Columbia
    • CareFirst Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Opt Out Open Access
    • Beech Street PPO
    • UnitedHealthcare Individual Exchange Plans
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Cigna Choice Fund PPO
    • Cigna Achieve Medicare (HMO C-SNP)
    • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network (VA CCN)
    • Kaiser Flexible Choice
    • Traditional Medicare Fee for Service
    • I-SNP
    • CareFirst Group Medicare Advantage
    • CareFirst Blue Card Program (Out-of-area BCBS plans)
    • CareFirst MedStar Select PPO
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Kaiser Select-Added Choice
    • Tricare East Prime
    • Carefirst EPO
    • United MD IPA Preferred (POS)
    • Virginia Premier
    • United Navigate
    • CareFirst Group Medicare Advantage prescription drug benefit (PPO)
    • Tricare Reserve Select
    • Cigna HMO & Network (HMO)
    • Cigna True Choice Medicare (PPO)
    • United Medicare Advantage DSNP District of Columbia
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature-Added Choice
    • Federal Employee Program (Std/Basic PPO/Blue Focus)
    • MedStar Family Choice DC Healthy Families
    • Cigna Indemnity
    • Cigna HMO Open Access
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • United MD IPA (HMO)
    • CareFirst Administrators
    • Medicaid - Maryland
    • Kaiser Medicare Plus
    • Cigna Network Open Access
    • Tricare for Life East
    • Cigna True Choice Plus Medicare (PPO)
    • Medicaid - Virginia
    • CareFirst (NCA) Indemnity
    • MedStar Family Choice DC Healthcare Alliance
    • Cigna POS/Network POS
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Open Access
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • United Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • United Community Plan - Maryland Health Choice Program
    • Kaiser HMO Plus and DHMO Plus Member
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Aetna Open HMO/Open HMO Option/Open EPO Plus
    • Employee Health Plan (EHP)
    • United Erickson Advantage Plans
    • Kaiser Signature
    • United GEHA (for all other states) Compass Rose
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • United Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO)
    • Police and Fire Clinic
    • Cigna EPO
    • Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • Cigna PPO and PPO Plus
    • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network
    • Aetna Signature Administrator PPO/TPA
    • Innovation Health: Open POS II
    • United Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund)
    • Aetna Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Cigna Alliance Medicare (HMO) |
    • United Group Medicare Advantage Plans
    • Carefirst Blue Preferred PPO
    • Aetna HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • WellPoint Maryland
    • United Mamsi Life & Health
    • CareFirst NASCO
    • Cigna Preferred Medicare
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • United Choice
    • Aetna Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Tricare East Select
    • United Student Resources
    • Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • HumanaChoice PPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • United Golden Rule
    • Kaiser Medicare Advantage Signature and Select
    • Health Services for Children with Special Needs (HSCSN)
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • United Select Plus (POS)
    • HumanaChoice Honor’s plan PPO
    • Uniformed Services Family Health Plan (USFHP)
    • Kaiser Select
    • Carefirst Healthy Blue (HMO/POS)
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • United AARP Medicare Complete
    • Priority Partners - Maryland Health Choice
    • D-SNP)
    • United Optimum Choice
    • Cigna TotalCare (HMO D-SNP)
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA
    • CareFirst BC/BS Advantage Core/Enhanced
    • Cigna POS Open Access & Open Access Plus
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • First Health PPO



Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery

Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine

Fellowship Program: American Sports Medicine Institute (2017)

Residency Program: New York University Hospital for Joint Disease (2016)

Medical School: New York University School of Medicine (2011)

Ratings and reviews

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  • Extent to which the care provider listened to you

  • Care provider's discussion of any proposed treatment (options, risks, benefits, etc.)

  • Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care

  • Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

  • Likelihood of recommending this care provider to others

  • Mar 8, 2024

    Last visit long wait almost an hour after appt. time.

  • Feb 21, 2024

    I thought the visit was good and had a good prior experience with this office but the experience since this visit has been terrible.

  • Feb 20, 2024

    Dr. Looze was very kind and polite. He explained everything so well. He made sure to ask us if we understood everything and listened to all comments.