A father carries his son on his back after playing baseball in a park.

Don't let the pain win. Our team is on your side.

What would you do if you didn’t have pain?

When an injury or chronic pain has you sidelined, you need an experienced orthopedic team to help you get moving again—and cheer for you along the way.

That’s exactly what you’ll find at MedStar Orthopaedic Institute in Leonardtown. From friendly staff to highly-rated orthopedic and sports medicine specialists who treat you like family, you’ll feel cared for from the moment you step foot into the office.

When injury strikes at any age, we can help

Whether you need relief from painful arthritis or want to return to your favorite sport after a broken bone, we can help you reach your goals by restoring function and relieving your pain, regardless of age.

As fellowship-trained doctors, we have additional training in general orthopedics, sports medicine, total joint replacement, and shoulder and elbow care. From diagnosis to treatment, we’ll help you understand your options so you feel knowledgeable and confident about your road to recovery.

Our services include care for a wide range of simple and complex conditions that affect children and adults, including:

  • Arthritis
  • Athletic injuries and sprains
  • Carpal and cubital tunnel syndromes
  • Fractures
  • Hip and knee injuries
  • Hip and knee replacements
  • Rotator cuff injuries
  • Shoulder and elbow injuries
  • Traumatic injuries

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Read reviews from our patients

“Can you say awesome!? Cause that’s what he is! I will never go to another orthopedic. Never have I ever found another doctor with a better personality and professionalism. Thanks, Dr. A! You’re A #1 in my book!”

“Dr. Kuri was excellent. Treatment, procedure, and especially follow-up care were all superb!”

“Best doctor visit I’ve ever had, knowledgeable, caring and concerned about my problem.”

Access to top orthopedic doctors here in your community

Emmanuel Atiemo, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon
Specializing in Sports Medicine

John A. Kuri, II, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon
Specializing in Sports Medicine with special interest in Shoulder and Elbow conditions

A picture-perfect recovery.

Local photographer, horse enthusiast gets her life back following surgery.

Barbara Magrogan had finally had enough. Barbara endured continuously worsening shoulder pain that was robbing the active 71-year-old of the ability to enjoy most of her hobbies—horseback riding, kayaking, and wildlife photography.

“My shoulder was bothering me for a long time. About a year ago, it really came to a head,” said Barbara, who had rotator cuff repairs on both shoulders performed by a previous doctor. “I knew what was going on, I just didn’t realize it was that bad until I was trying to kayak last spring and ride horses. And I kept telling my husband, ‘It just doesn’t even feel like it’s connected."

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Conveniently located in Leonardtown.

MedStar Orthopaedic Institute in Leonardtown

Davis Professional Park
23503 Hollywood Road
Ste. 101
Leonardtown, MD 20650

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Hours of operation:
Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
*Most insurances accepted. Please call your insurance provider to verify coverage.

About MedStar Orthopaedic Institute

We’re a part of MedStar Orthopaedic Institute, the area’s largest and most experienced group of orthopedic surgeons, with a network of more than 35 physicians at 14 locations throughout Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia.

The Washington Wizards and Capitals—and other professional and collegiate sports teams in the region—count on us to get them back in the game. But, you don’t have to be a top athlete to be treated like one.

Here, you’ll benefit from our extensive network of highly-trained orthopedic specialists while being treated like an individual in a friendly office that knows you by name.

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