To make an appointment with one of our orthopaedic specialists or to learn more about our services, centers and treatment options, please call 410-448-6400 or complete our online form.

Patients considering hip surgery, including direct anterior hip replacement surgery, benefit from the University of Maryland specialized hip team. The group of physicians is not only responsible for training other doctors in the procedure, but UMMC itself serves as a referral center for complex hip replacement for the states of Maryland and West Virginia.

Josh Abzug, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Special Interests: Pediatric Orthopaedics; Pediatric Upper Extremity
MD: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Residency: Drexel University College of Medicine - Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowships: St. Christopher's Hospital for Children - Pediatric Orthopaedics; Thomas Jefferson University Hospital - Hand Surgery

Farshad Adib, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Special Interests:Sports Medicine, Total Joint Replacement
MD: Islamic Azad University-Tehran Medical Branch
Residency: Akhtar Hospital, Shahid Beheshti Medical University - Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowships: Harvard Medical School - Children's Hospital of Boston - Sports Medicine; Harvard Medical School - Children's Hospital of Boston - Hip Preservation; Nirschl Orthopedic Center/Virginia Hospital - Sports Medicine; University of Virginia Hospitals - Reconstructive Surgery

Theodore T. Manson, MD
Associate Professor of Orthopaedics
Special Interests:Orthopaedic Traumatology; Total Joint Replacement
MD: Northwestern University School of Medicine
Residency: The Johns Hopkins Hospital - Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowships: Hospital for Special Surgery - Joint Replacement; University of MD Medical System - Orthopaedic Trauma

Jason W. Nascone, MD
Associate Professor of Orthopaedics
Special Interests: Hip preservation; Limb deformity; Nonunion; Orthopaedic Traumatology; Osteomyelitis; Pelvis and Acetabular Surgery; Post-traumatic reconstruction
MD: Georgetown University School of Medicine
Internship: Long Island Jewish Medical Center - General Surgery
Residencies: Georgetown University Medical Center - Orthopaedic Surgery; Long Island Jewish Medical Center - Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowship: University of Maryland Medical System - Orthopaedic Trauma