Dr. Benjamin S. Shaffer MD Orthopedic Surgeon
Dr. Benjamin Shaffer is an orthopedic surgeon in Chevy Chase, Maryland. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including George Washington University Hospital and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Florida College of Medicine and has been in practice for 24 years. He is one of 26 doctors at George Washington University Hospital and one of 27 at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery
Education & Medical Training
Hospital Joint Diseases Orthopedic Institute
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1985 - 1989
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, 1984 - 1985
University of Florida College of Medicine
Class of 1984
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery
DC State Medical License
Active through 2012
MD State Medical License
Active through 2013
VA State Medical License
Active through 2014
Publications & Presentations
Clinical update: MR imaging of the shoulder.
Murray, P.J., Shaffer, B.S.
Viscosupplementation therapy for osteoarthritis.
Brockmeier, S.F., Shaffer, B.S.
Nonoperative treatment of unicompartmental arthritis of the knee.
Hanypsiak, B.T., Shaffer, B.S.
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5454 Wisconsin Ave
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Phone: (301) 657-1996
Fax: (301) 951-6160