Dr. Joel D Fechter MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Joel Fechter is an orthopedic surgeon in Silver Spring, Maryland. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Holy Cross Hospital and Holy Cross Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of Maryland School of Medicine and has been in practice for 20 years. He is one of 32 doctors at Holy Cross Hospital and one of 41 at Holy Cross Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

Holy Cross Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Holy Cross Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

University of Southern California/LAC+USC Medical Center
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1988 - 1993

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Class of 1988

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2013

MD State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Old displaced fracture of the scaphoid. An unusual cause of carpal tunnel syndrome.
Lee, D. J., Fechter, J., Schnall, S. B.

Evaluation of a proprioception pathway in patients with stable and unstable shoulders with somatosensory cortical evoked potentials.
Tibone, J. E., Fechter, J., Kao, J. T.

The anterior band of the inferior glenohumeral ligament: biomechanical properties from tensile testing in the position of apprehension.
McMahon, P. J., Tibone, J. E., Cawley, P. W., Hamilton, C., Fechter, J. D., Elattrache, N. S., Lee, T. Q.

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