Get to know Orthopaedic Surgeon Dr. Andrew Siekanowicz, who serves the Washington DC metro area at his private practice and at several local hospitals.
Dr. Siekanowicz attended Georgetown University School of Medicine where he earned his medical degree. He then completed a general surgery internship at St Luke’s/ Roosevelt and post doctorate in surgery through Columbia University. He then went on to complete an orthopaedic surgery residency at the Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn and Queens,an affiliate of Cornell University. Subsequently he completed a sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery fellowship at Arlington hospital with the Virginia Sports Medicine Institute and Georgetown University. Dr. Siekanowicz has been certified and recertified in orthopaedic surgery by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and passed the sports medicine added qualification exam.
Currently, Dr. Siekanowicz specializes in in general orthopaedics, sports medicine, shoulder, knee, and arthroscopic surgeries. He is affiliated with Washington DC area hospitals, including Holy Cross Hospital and Doctors Community Hospital. With over twenty years of experience in the field, Dr. Siekanowicz has been able to make advances in medicine through his research,presentations and publications in shoulder including rotator cuff surgery,shoulder instability and pectoralis major muscle tears as well as research in coatings for joint replacement. Experience includes care of professional, collegiate, semi professional, high school and recreational athletes including NFL Washington Redskins,Washington Chiefs, Kinston Indians baseball and several colleges and high schools and team physician.
To stay up-to-date on developments in the field, Dr. Siekanowicz maintains professional memberships in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the American College of Sports Medicine. Throughout his career, he has won several awards and accolades, including the Top Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Surgeon in Maryland and the Compassionate Physician Award.
Orthopaedic surgeons are devoted to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disorders of the bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, and muscles. Some orthopaedists are generalists, while others specialize in certain areas of the body, such as the shoulder, elbow, hand, and spine. They treat broken bones and replace painful joints. They also treat patients for sports injuries, back pain, ruptured discs, spinal stenosis, bone tumors, carpal tunnel, hand arthritis and hand injuries, club foot, bow legs, hip dysplasia, orthopaedic trauma, limb lengthening, achilles tendon injuries, bunions, foot and ankle injuries, osteoporosis, and arthritis.
Dr. Siekanowicz speaks Polish and Spanish in addition to English at his practice, which allows him to assist a wide variety of patients. He ensures that all of his patients feel welcome and that he is able to provide them with the most up-to-date medical advice and help possible. Throughout his career, he has made sure his patients are treated well.
Learn More About Dr. Andrew Siekanowicz:
Through his FindATopDoc.com profile: https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/1154809-Andrew-Siekanowicz-Silver-Spring-MD-20902, he can also be found through his practice’s website: https://www.dchweb.org. His phone number is 301-681-3100 and he is based out of Silver Spring, Maryland.
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