University of Maryland Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
410-448-2500 or 1-888-453-7626
Pediatric Orthopaedics

Pediatric Orthopaedics

University of Maryland School of Medicine Faculty Physicians

Joshua M. Abzug, M.D.

Joshua M. Abzug, M.D.

Dr. Abzug is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and Director of the University of Maryland Medical Systems Brachial Plexus Clinic. Dr. Abzug received his medical degree from the Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine and completed his orthopaedic surgery residency at Drexel University College of Medicine, Hahnemann University Hospital. Dr. Abzug completed his fellowship in hand surgery at Thomas Johnson University Medical College and the Philadelphia Hand Center. He completed a fellowship in pediatric upper extremity and pediatric orthopaedics at the Shriners Hospital for Children of Philadelphia and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. Dr. Abzug has special interests in pediatric orthopaedics, pediatric upper extremity, brachial plexus injuries, and adult hand and upper extremity.

Dr. Abzug has completed specialty training in problems related to the entire pediatric upper extremity and fractures involving the whole body. He is actively involved in teaching medical students, residents, and fellows as part of his position at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. In addition, he teaches numerous physicians at the local, regional, and national levels. Dr. Abzug is also actively involved in various research projects pertaining to the pediatric upper extremity and brachial plexus. He has presented his work locally, nationally, and internationally. Many of his study findings have been published in medical journals, and he is the author of multiple book chapters. Dr. Abzug is board certified in orthopaedic surgery.

Practice Locations:

Kernan Hospital
2200 Kernan Drive
Baltimore, Maryland 21207

University of Maryland Medical Center
22 South Greene Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21201

University of Maryland Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine at Timonium
1 Texas Station, Suite 300
Timonium, MD 21093

Upper Chesapeake Medical Center
510 Upper Chesapeake Drive, Suite 509
Bel Air, MD 21014

University of Maryland Orthopaedics Outpatient Clinic
5500 Knoll North Drive, Suite 100
Columbia, MD 21093


Appointment phone number: 1-877-771-4567 or 410-448-6400