Abby is passionate about gymnastics, but wrist pain kept her from being her best. After the pain was identified as ulnar impaction syndrome by Dr. Josh Abzug with the University of Maryland Department of Orthopaedics, Abby got her back to form, so that she could go on to win the State Championships.


Treating teens to newborns, the young patients of University of Maryland Orthopaedics receive expert care for a range of conditions that impact the bones, muscles, tendons, nerves and joints.

From the neck all the way down to the tip of the small toe, our pediatric orthopedic specialists are specially trained to care for your child.

Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Joshua Abzug has specialized pediatric training in problems related to the upper extremities but also treats fractures throughout the body.

Several of UM's spine surgeons are trained manage a range of pediatric spine disorders, including scoliosis as well as to treat fractures and spine injuries.

Our podiatric surgeons see children with clubfoot and other conditions of the foot and ankle.

Common Pediatric Orthopedic Conditions

At University of Maryland, we see children and teens for:

For more information about UM Orthopaedics locations or to make an appointment, please call 410-448-6400.