Skip to main content

R. Frank Henn, III, MD

  • Associate Professor of Orthopaedics

  • Chief, Sports Medicine

  • Residency Program Director of Orthopaedics

R. Frank Henn, III, MD

Specialties:

  • Pediatric Sports Medicine

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

  • Orthopedic Surgery

  • Sports Medicine

About R. Frank Henn, III, MD

Toggle accordion item

Dr. Henn is an associate professor of orthopedics at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and a sports medicine physician at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He is a team physician for the University of Maryland Terrapins.

Dr. Henn's clinical focus is the care of the shoulder, knee and ankle. He specializes in cartilage restoration and joint repair techniques. Dr. Henn offers a complete range of surgical services including arthroscopy, ligament repair and reconstruction, tendon repair, tendon transfers, cartilage transplantation, osteochondral transplantation, osteotomies, and joint replacement. He has particular expertise in autologous chondrocyte implantation (ACI) and complex reconstructions of the shoulder and knee.

The goal of Dr. Henn's ongoing research is to maximize treatment options and successful results for all patients. He has published numerous scientific papers on surgical outcomes, with a focus on patients' expectations and satisfaction. He is also a workers' compensation specialist.

Dr. Henn graduated from Brown University where he was a collegiate wrestler. He received his medical degree from Brown Medical School and completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Dr. Henn completed a sports medicine fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital where he helped care for the New England Patriots, Boston Red Sox, Boston Bruins and the New England Revolution. He also worked at the Brigham and Women's Hospital Cartilage Repair Center prior to coming to Maryland.
*Learn how Dr. Henn performed a cartilage transplant that changed a patient's life.

External professional Relationships

A University of Maryland Department of Orthopaedics faculty members may have external professional relationships with health-care related businesses. These relationships often lead to the development of new treatments and therapies. The Department of Orthopaedics believes that transparency and honesty in the reporting of these relationships are essential to maintaining trust with our patients and mitigating any conflicts of interest or perceived conflicts that may arise.

All external professional relationships maintained by members of the University of Maryland Department of Orthopaedics are reviewed and approved in advance by the Dean of the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UM SOM) for conformance with UM SOM policies in regarding conflicts of interest, conflicts of commitment and professionalism.

As of May 2017, Dr. Henn disclosed the following external professional relationships:

Gender: Male

Affiliation(s):

  • UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute

  • University of Maryland Medical Center

  • University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus

  • Member of UM Faculty Physicians, Inc.

X

In case of emergency, please call 911

University of Maryland Orthopaedic Associates

5500 Knoll North Drive
Suite 100
Columbia, MD 21045
Get Directions

PH: 410-448-6400

PH: 410-448-6400

FAX: 410-448-6351

University of Maryland Orthopaedic Associates

4321 Hartwick Road
College Park, MD 20740
Get Directions

PH: 410-448-6400

PH: 410-448-6400

FAX: 410-448-6351