Dr. Lew C Schon MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Lew Schon is an orthopedic surgeon in Baltimore, Maryland and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Johns Hopkins Hospital and MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital. He received his medical degree from Albany Medical College and has been in practice for 30 years. Dr. Schon accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 42 doctors at Johns Hopkins Hospital and one of 47 at MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: General Orthopedic Surgery, Foot & Ankle Surgery, Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Orthopedic Trauma

Clinical Interests: Flatfoot

Hospital Affiliation

MedStar Union Memorial Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Johns Hopkins Hospital
Ranked #12 in Orthopedics

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 Texas at Houston
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1989–1990

Albany Medical College
Class of 1984

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 21 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

NY State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Immediate Past President, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society

Member, Alpha Omega Alpha

Professor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, Johns Hopkins Medical Institute, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

The Golden Apple Award for Excellence in Orthopaedic Teaching, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, Department of Orthopaedics, Baltimore, MD

Publications & Presentations

Stem cell-bearing suture improves achilles tendon healing in a rat model.
Adams, S. B.,Thorpe, M. A.,Parks, B. G.,Aghazarian, G.,Allen, E.,Schon, L. C.

Intravenous Application of CD271-selected Mesenchymal Stem Cells during Fracture Healing.
Dreger, T.,Watson, J. T.,Akers, W.,Molligan, J.,Achilefu, S.,Schon, L. C.,Zhang, Z.

A stereologic study of the plantar fat pad in young and aged rats.
Molligan, J.,Schon, L.,Zhang, Z.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
  • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
  • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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