Benjamin E.  Stein, M.D.

Benjamin E. Stein M.D. Physician


Dr. Stein was born and raised in Dallas, Texas and moved to the Washington, DC area for his undergraduate studies at The George Washington University. He continued his studies at the GW School of Medicine where he obtained his M.D. with honors. Upon graduation, he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honors Society and received the Julius S. Neviaser award in Orthopaedic Surgery.

He completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD. There, he received world-class training in all areas of orthopaedics. During his residency he received several awards, including the Frank L. Coulson, Jr. Award for Clinical Excellence in his final year and was appointed the administrative chief resident. While at Johns Hopkins, he worked with Navy Football, as well as for Johns Hopkins Lacrosse and the Baltimore Orioles professional baseball team.

Dr. Stein elected to pursue further subspecialty training in Foot and Ankle surgery and was selected to attend the renowned fellowship program at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. For one year, he trained with the some of the top surgeons in the world for complex foot and ankle surgery.

He has presented numerous scientific papers at national and international meetings, and has been published in multiple peer-reviewed journals. He has also co-authored several book chapters. He has a part-time appointment as an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery with the Johns Hopkins University and continues to maintain an active role in both research and resident education. 

Dr. Stein now practices in Washington, DC and Chevy Chase, MD. His specialties include general orthopaedics with a focus on lower extremity reconstructive surgery of the knee, as well comprehensive management of sports-related and reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle.

When not at work Dr. Stein enjoys traveling, tennis, staying active and being outside.  He and his wife live with their two daughters in Bethesda, MD and enjoy spending their time together and with family and friends.

Areas Of Expertise

Foot & Ankle Reconstruction

Sports Medicine

Orthopaedic Trauma

General Orthopaedic Surgery


Foot & Ankle Reconstructive Surgery

Sports Medicine

General Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical Degree

The George Washington University School of Medicine; Washington, D.C.


The Johns Hopkins University; Baltimore, M.D.


Union Memorial Hospital; Baltimore, M.D.


Board-Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon

Professional Associations

Johns Hopkins University Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery (Part-Time)

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons

American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society

Major Accomplishments

Top Doctors; Washingtonian Magazine

Over 20 publications in peer-reviewed orthopaedic journals and books

Multiple National and International Presentations and Posters

Frank L. Coulson, Jr. Award for Clinical Excellence, Johns Hopkins University

Administrative Chief Resident, John Hopkins University Department of Orthopaedics

General Surgery Intern of the Year Award, Johns Hopkins University

Julius S. Neviaser Award in Orthopaedic Surgery; George Washington University

Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society, George Washington University

Hospital Affiliations

Johns Hopkins Sibley Memorial Hospital

Johns Hopkins Suburban Hospital

George Washington University Hospital

Affiliated Surgery Centers

Capital Orthopaedic Surgery Center

Massachusetts Avenue Curgery Center