Nationally recognized for excellence in orthopedics and sports medicine, MedStar Health is home to one of the world's largest hand centers, a comprehensive sports medicine program, and specialists who are fellowship-trained in care of the hand, foot and ankle, joint replacement, spine and sports medicine. Our orthopedic specialty care programs offer advanced diagnostic tests, minimally invasive treatments, pain control, long-term rehabilitation and support through the entire process, from evaluation through surgery, if necessary.

MedStar Orthopaedics

MedStar Orthopaedics combines the skill and expertise of more than 80 physicians at MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, MedStar Harbor Hospital, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, The Curtis National Hand Center, and more than 20 community locations, giving you convenient access to the area's top orthopedic, spine and sports medicine care.

MedStar Orthopaedic Institute

The MedStar Orthopaedic Institute combines the expertise of dozens of specialists—including fellowship-trained experts—from MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, MedStar Montgomery Medical Center, MedStar St. Mary’s Hospital and MedStar Washington Hospital Center. Working together in this advanced network of care, your dedicated team will develop and carry out the course of treatment that’s best for you.

Orthopedic Conditions We Treat and Orthopedic Treatments

Orthopedic Conditions

  • Arthritis
  • Back, Neck and Spine pain and conditions
  • Concussion
  • Foot and Ankle pain
  • Hand and Elbow conditions
  • Hip conditions
  • Joint pain
  • Knee conditions
  • Osteoporosis
  • Pediatric Orthopedics
  • Shoulder pain
  • Sports Medicine

Orthopedic Treatments

  • ACL Surgery
  • Back, Neck and Spine Surgery and treatments
  • Concussion Testing
  • Elbow Surgery and treatments
  • Foot and Ankle treatments
  • Hand Therapy and treatments
  • Hip Arthroscopy, Replacement Surgery and Surgery
  • Infusion Therapy
  • Joint Replacement
  • Knee Replacement and Surgery
  • Pain Management
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Physical Therapy
  • Shoulder Surgery and treatments

MedStar Sports Medicine

Sports Medicine doctorsMedStar Sports Medicine, an initiative integrated throughout MedStar Health, is one of the premier sports medicine programs in the country. We bring together fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons, sports medicine providers, rehabilitation/sports performance professionals, sports-specific researchers, and nationally recognized programs in hospitals and outpatient centers across the Baltimore and Washington, D.C. region. The goal of our physicians and sports medicine professionals is to work with you to create a customized treatment plan that will get you back to your sport or activity as soon as possible. Learn more.

Our Networks

MedStar Orthopaedics

For orthopedic services in the Baltimore region, call 855-4MED315.

MedStar Orthopaedic Institute

For orthopedic services in the Washington, D.C. region, call 855-4MED316.


Several of our hospitals have earned advanced certification from The Joint Commission in hip and knee surgery, and in spine surgery. US News and World Report also ranks two hospitals as “high-performing” for knee replacement.Joint Commission seal