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Dr. David Gwinn, MD

Orthopedic Surgery* Age 51
Dr. David Gwinn, MD
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Dr. David Gwinn, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Chevy Chase, MD.
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Dr. David Gwinn, MD

Orthopedic Surgery* Age 51
Chevy Chase, MD
Accepting new patients
26 years of experience
Dr. David Gwinn, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Chevy Chase, MD.

About

Dr. David Gwinn, MD is an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Chevy Chase, MD and has 26 years experience. They graduated from Uniformed Services University Of The Health Science in 1998 and completed a residency at National Naval Medical Center Walter Reed Army Medical Center.They currently practice at The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics, Montgomery Orthopaedics and are affiliated with Frederick Health Hospital and Holy Cross Germantown Hospital. Dr. Gwinn has experience treating conditions like Sciatica, Herniated Disc and Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve) among other conditions at varying frequencies. At present, Dr. Gwinn received an average rating of 4.5/5 from patients and has been reviewed 14 times. Their office accepts new patients. Dr. Gwinn is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery and accepts multiple insurance plans.

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Sciatica
Herniated Disc
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Sciatica
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Herniated Disc
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Back Pain
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Gait Abnormality
Hip Sprain
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Knee Tendinitis
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Neck Sprain
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Sacrum Disorders
Scoliosis
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spondylolisthesis
Whiplash
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Cervical Spinal Fusion
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Spine Fracture Treatment
Adhesive Capsulitis Shoulder
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
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Avascular Necrosis
Bone Cancer
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Stenosis
Chondrocalcinosis
Clavicle Fracture
Coccyx Fracture
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Elbow Bursitis
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Femoral Neck Fracture
Femoral Stress Fracture
Femur Fracture
Foot Fracture
Foot Sprain
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
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Hand Fracture
Hip Fracture
Hip Tendinitis
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Internal Derangement of Knee
Knee Fracture
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Sprain
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Muscle Cramping
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellar Tendonitis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome (PFPS)
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Piriformis Syndrome
Plantar Fasciitis
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pyogenic Arthritis
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Runner's Knee
Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Osteophyte
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Tenosynovitis
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Torticollis
Trigger Finger
Upper Back Pain
Vertebral Column Tumors
Wrist Fracture
Anterior Disc Decompression and Fusion
Arthrocentesis
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Spine Surgery
Disc Replacement
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot Fracture Treatment Closed
Fracture Care
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Dislocation
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Joint Drainage
Knee Replacement
Lumbar Fusion
Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
Lumbar Laminectomy
Lumbar Microdiscectomy
Lumbar Transforaminal Injection
Meniscus Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neuroplasty
Partial Hip Replacement
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Steroid Injection
Total Hip Replacement
Trigger Point Injection

Insurance Accepted

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  • Choice Plus POS II
  • National (BlueCard Basic) PPO
    National (BlueCard) PPO
  • KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Card PPO
  • HealthyBlue 2.0
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan PPO

Locations

  1. 1 The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics, Montgomery Orthopaedics
    8401 Connecticut Ave Ste 800, Chevy Chase, MD 20815
    Thursday
    08:00 - 16:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 16:00
  2. 2 The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics, Mid-Maryland Musculoskeletal Institute - Frederick 86
    86 Thomas Johnson Ct, Frederick, MD 21702
    Monday
    Closed
    Tuesday
    Closed
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 16:30
    Thursday
    Closed
    Friday
    Closed
    Saturday
    Closed
    Sunday
    Closed
  3. 3 The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics, Mid-Maryland Musculoskeletal Institute - Urbana
    3280 Urbana Pike Ste 105, Ijamsville, MD 21754
    Monday
    08:00 - 18:00
    Tuesday
    08:00 - 18:00
    Wednesday
    08:00 - 18:00
    Thursday
    08:00 - 18:00
    Friday
    08:00 - 16:30

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4.5
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May 24, 2022
Dr Gwinn is the BEST Surgeon! If it weren’t for him, I probably wouldn’t be able to walk today.
Maria Augst — May 24, 2022
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About Me

Care Philosophy
  • Dr Gwinn is a board certified orthopaedic surgeon with extensive training and experience in spine surgery. He served as Chief and Chairman of Orthopaedic Surgery at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, where he performed thousands of surgeries on combat injured active duty military members, including a tour in Afghanistan. He also served as Chief Orthopaedic Surgeon to the White House and Orthopaedic Surgeon to Congress. Dr Gwinn completed his spine surgery fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic after finishing orthopaedic surgery residency at Walter Reed. He is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and completed medical school at The Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.
Care Philosophy
Biography
  • Dr. David Gwinn, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Chevy Chase, MD and has over 25 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from Uniformed Services University Of The Health Science in 1998. He specializes in Orthopedic Surgery and Orthopedic Spine Surgery.
Biography
Specialties*
Orthopedic Surgery
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Specialties*
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Education

Education

Medical Education
  • Uniformed Services University Of The Health Science
    1998
Medical Education

Board Certifications

Board Certifications
  • Orthopedic Surgery
Board Certifications
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A board certification represents a provider’s dedication to ongoing training in one or more specialties, including the completion of intensive exams. While not all specialties have board certifications, if your provider does have one they’ve taken the extra step to master their specialty and to keep up with the latest advancements in their field.

Internship

Internship
  • National Naval Medical Center Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    1999
Internship

Residency

Residency Hospital
  • National Naval Medical Center Walter Reed Army Medical Center
    2007
Residency Hospital

Fellowship

Fellowship Hospital
  • Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Oh
    2008
Fellowship Hospital
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New patients are generally accepted by Dr. David Gwinn, MD. To arrange an appointment, call the number on Dr. Gwinn's profile.

Dr. Gwinn frequently treats the following conditions: Sciatica, Herniated Disc and Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve). See more on Sharecare.

Dr. David Gwinn, MD is affiliated with Frederick Health Hospital and Holy Cross Germantown Hospital.

Yes, Dr. David Gwinn, MD holds board certification in Orthopedic Surgery.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Frederick Health Hospital

    400 W 7th St, Frederick, MD

  • Holy Cross Germantown Hospital

    19801 Observation Dr, Germantown, MD