Amir R. Moinfar, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopedics
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Amir R. Moinfar, M.D., completed advanced fellowship training in shoulder surgery and sports medicine at the Duke University Medical Center. His practice is dedicated primarily to both arthroscopic and open surgery of the shoulder and knee, and sports medicine. Dr. Moinfar is a native of Northern Virginia and obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia. He received his medical degree from Georgetown University and completed his orthopaedic surgical residency training at the University of Maryland/Shock Trauma Center.
Dr. Moinfar then pursued an additional year of fellowship training at Duke University where he gained expertise in the most advanced treatment of complex shoulder and knee conditions, including reconstructive and restorative procedures for cartilage, meniscus and ligament injuries.
Dr. Moinfar has special interest in the education, prevention and treatment of sports related injuries. He has acted as an assistant team physician for Duke University, North Carolina Central University, and Jordan High School. Dr. Moinfar's research interests include shoulder instability and knee ligament injuries.
He is Board Certified, a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and a member of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and is the Past President of the Maryland Orthopaedic Association. Dr. Moinfar serves on the Board of Councilors of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Dr. Moinfar is a member of the University of Maryland Joint Network, a group of surgeons known for their advanced expertise and outcomes in total hip and knee replacement.
Language(s): English; Persian (Farsi); French
UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center
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Georgetown University, 1999
University of Maryland Medical Center, 2000
University of Maryland Medical Center, 2004
Duke University Medical Center - Shoulder Surgery & Sports Medicine, 2005
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery, 2007