Theodore T. Manson, MD
Associate Professor of Orthopaedics
Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
Hip and Knee Orthopedic Surgery
About Theodore T. Manson, MDToggle accordion item
Dr. Manson received his medical degree from Northwestern University School of Medicine and completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. He pursued an additional year of advanced training in the management of complex fractures at the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore. He followed with an additional one-year fellowship in total joint replacement at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, where he trained in minimally invasive joint replacement, revision joint replacement and hip and knee surgery.
Dr. Manson has two clinical practices: joint replacement and orthopedic trauma. He is an orthopedic trauma surgeon at the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center and cares for patients with complex fractures and multi-system trauma.
In addition to performing surgery at the University of Maryland Medical Center in downtown Baltimore, Dr. Manson operates at UM St. Joseph’s Medical Center in Towson, Maryland, primarily for patients requiring hip or knee replacement. He cares for patients from Maryland, Pennsylvania, Delaware and West Virginia who are referred for complex fractures or infections around existing hip and knee replacements and directs the Maryland Statewide Referral System for these patients.
Dr. Manson's clinical and research interests include pelvic and acetabular fracture management, fracture nonunion and joint replacement. His particular joint replacement interests are direct anterior hip replacement and joint replacement after previous fracture.
Dr. Manson directs the orthopedic residency program at the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center and is the director of Joint Replacement Education for the University of Maryland residency program. He is a member of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons and the Orthopaedic Trauma Association. He also serves on the Hip Program Committee for the American Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Before attending medical school, Dr. Manson was a biomedical engineer involved in biomedical testing and implant design. He continues to be involved in implant design for fracture fixation and joint replacement.
Dr. Manson was named a Top Doctor in the specialty of Orthopaedic Surgery: Joint by Baltimore magazine in 2016 and again in 2017 and 2019.
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External Professional Relationships
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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 2018, Dr. Manson disclosed the following external professional relationships:
- Consultant for Stryker Orthopaedics
- Consultant for Globus Medical, Inc.
- Research support from DePuy Synthes
UM Upper Chesapeake Health
UM St. Joseph Medical Center
University of Maryland Medical Center
University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus
Member of UM St. Joseph Medical Group
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Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 2002
Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2003
Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2007
University of Maryland Medical Center - Orthopaedic Trauma, 2008
Hospital for Special Surgery - Joint Replacement, 2009
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Orthopaedic Surgery, 2011
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