Why Choose Us?

More people visit doctors for musculoskeletal conditions than for any other reason. Whether you’re suffering from a problem such as arthritis or osteoporosis or an injury to a bone, muscle or tendon, getting an accurate diagnosis and effective care can often be as frustrating as living with the pain.

That’s why so many people with orthopedic and sports medicine conditions turn to MedStar Union Memorial Hospital. We’ve been providing superior joint, muscle, bone and sports-related care to the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond for more than 30 years. We’re nationally recognized and our experience, expertise and reputation are unmatched.

Here you’ll find one of the world’s largest hand centers, a comprehensive sports medicine program and experts uniquely trained to care for a wide range of some of the most complex orthopedic problems. In fact, many of the area’s top sports teams and colleges trust us to care for their athletes. Our physicians treat the Batlimore Ravens, Baltimore Orioles and the Baltimore Blast, to name a few. We also provide event coverage for athletes in the PGA, NCAA Lacrosse and more. Plus, we are consistently ranked as one of the nation’s Best Hospitals for orthopedics by U.S. News & World Report.

More Top Doctors

You can count on our expertise. Our specialists are fellowship trained in caring from everything from hand, fingers and feet to shoulders, knees and spines. We have more than 40 orthopedic and sports medicine doctors on our team who perform nearly 8,000 orthopedic procedures each year, including more than 1,400 joint replacements. Seeing a surgeon that has performed so many orthopedic surgeries during his or her career means you are in the best possible hands.

More Personalized Care

Whatever condition brings you to us, you’ll receive comprehensive care customized to your unique needs. This begins with your first consultation and continues throughout treatment and beyond. We offer advanced diagnostic tests, minimally invasive treatments, pain management, long-term rehabilitation and support throughout the entire process. Our doctors team with specialty-trained nurses, therapists, orthotic specialists, certified athletic trainers and strength and conditioning specialists to ensure you receive the highest quality care.

More Access to Care

Our goal is to provide outstanding orthopedic and sports medicine expertise when you need it. We offer fast track access in case of an emergency. This means you’ll be referred to a specialist immediately. If you’ve already been told you need an orthopedic specialist, we can get you through our doors within 48 hours at locations that include several satellite offices and the Arnold Palmer SportsHealth Center.