Leo M. Rozmaryn M.D. Physician


Dr. Leo Rozmaryn, M.D. specializes in reconstructive surgery of the hand and microvascular surgery at The Orthopaedic Center division in Rockville, Maryland. Dr. Rozmaryn has developed a keen interest in performing arts medicine; he is an elected member of the Performing Arts Medical Association and been selected as a member of Maryland State Committee for Medicine and the Performing Arts. Since 1990, Dr. Rozmaryn has served on the Advisory Board of the Music Medicine Clearing House. Dr. Rozmaryn enjoys teaching and has lectured both at regional and national meetings. 

Among his interests are workplace ergonomics. He has developed a system for workplace evaluation and a non-operative method for treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. Dr. Rozmaryn is currently developing new methodologies for the study of motor strength in the hand that may lead to significant changes in standard diagnostic methodology and has secured a patent for his inventions in this area.  He has also developed innovative techniques in micro-arthroscopy in the study of small joints of the hand. Dr. Rozmaryn is currently the Chief of Orthopaedics at Shady Grove Adventist Hospital.

Areas Of Expertise

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

Reconstructive Surgery

Microvascular Surgery


Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

Reconstructive Surgery

Microvascular Surgery

Medical Degree

The College of Physicians and Surgeons at Columbia University; New York, NY


Albert Einstein College of Medicine; New York, NY


Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center/New York Orthopaedic Hospital; New York, NY


Board Certified: Hand Surgery

Board Certified: Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Associations

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

American Society for Surgery of the Hand

American Association for Hand Surgery

National Capital Society for Surgery of the Hand

Journal of Hand Surgery

Major Accomplishments

Boards Examiner for the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Arthur Colwin Award for Academic Achievement in Biology

Developed a non-operative method for treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Published many articles on hand problems in general and those specific to the performing arts

Associate Editor for the Journal of Hand Surgery

Hospital Affiliations

Shady Grove Adventist Hospital

Suburban Hospital