Dr. Steve Alan Petersen MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Steve Petersen is an orthopedic surgeon in Lutherville, 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 Rush Medical College and has been in practice for 33 years. Dr. Petersen 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: Orthopedic Sports Medicine, Shoulder Surgery

Hospital Affiliation

MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital
High performing in Orthopedics

Johns Hopkins Hospital
Ranked #12 in Orthopedics

Education & Medical Training

Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1981–1986

Rush Medical College
Class of 1981

Steadman-Hawkins Clinic
Fellowship, Shoulder-Sports Medicine, 1991–1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
Certified 25 years in Orthopaedic Surgery

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License

MD State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Marquis Who’s Who in America, (2001-2012)
2012

Marquis Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare, (1999-2012)
2012

US News and World Report Best Doctors in America, (2011-2012)
2012

Best Doctors in America 2002-2012, Best Doctors
2012

Best Doctors in Baltimore, 2012
2007

Teacher of the Year Award, Wayne State University School of Medicine Department of Orthopaedics
2004

A Guide to America’s Top Surgeons
2002

Edward D. Henderson Award, Mid-America Ortho Association
2001

Outstanding Teacher Award, Letterman Army Medical Center, Orthopaedic Residency Program
1991

Merck, Sharp and Dohme Residents Award, 5th Annual Mid-American Orthopaedic Association Meeting for an Outstanding Paper Presented by a Resident in San Diego, CA
1987

Letter Award, Intercollegiate Varsity Football (1973-1976)
1976

Illinois State Scholar, (1972-1976)
1976

National Presbyterian Scholar, (1972-1976)
1976

Academic Allstate Intercollegiate Football Team
1973

Sigma Omicron Mu, National Honor Society
1972

Beta Beta Beta, Biologic Honor Society
1972

Blue Key
1972

Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities
1971

Publications & Presentations

Glenohumeral Instability.

Infections of Hip Prosthesis.

Orthopaedic Management of Glenohumeral Arthropathy: Treatment Alternative in the 1990's.

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Insurances Accepted

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

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