Steven A. Bleckner, M.D.

Steven  A. Bleckner, M.D.

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Location: Orthopaedic Specialists of Metropolitan Washington – Silver Spring

Biography

Dr. Steven Bleckner earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts. He later attained his medical degree from the Howard University College of Medicine in Washington, D.C. He continued his training with Residencies in the Department of General Surgery and the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Maryland Medical System in Baltimore.

Dr. Bleckner was named Chief Resident of Orthopaedic Traumatology at the R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center of the University of Maryland Medical System. He then went on to complete an Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellowship in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Maryland Medical System. Dr. Bleckner has served as a Team Physician for the Baltimore Ravens, Baltimore Bayhawks and various University of Maryland Terrapin athletic teams. Dr. Bleckner was named as a Castle Connelly Washington/Baltimore Top Doctor and a 2012 U.S. News & World Report top Orthopaedic Surgeon.

Board certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dr. Bleckner has been the recipient of numerous honors and awards, including a Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Research Fellowship.

Areas Of Expertise

Arthritis

Arthroscopic Surgery

Joint Replacement

Rehabilitation

Sports Medicine

Trauma/Fractures

Specialties

Sports Medicine

Medical Degree

Howard University College of Medicine; Washington, D.C. 

Residency

University of Maryland Medical Systems/Shock Trauma Center; Baltimore, MD

Fellowship

Sports Medicine: University of Maryland Medical Systems; Baltimore, MD

Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Professional Associations

American Medical Association

State Medical Society

State Orthopaedic Society

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

American College of Sports Medicine

Washington Orthopaedic Society

Major Accomplishments

Bethesda Magazine Top Doc 2019

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Research Fellowship

Castle Connelly Washington/Baltimore Top Doctor

2012 U.S. News & World report top Orthopaedic Surgeon

Affiliated Surgery Centers