Barry J. Waldman, MD FAAOS
Customized Hip and Knee Replacement
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Hip and Knee Replacement, Customized for Every Patient

Cutting Edge Technology, for the First Time Allows Individualized Care

Dr. Barry J. Waldman, Baltimore, Maryland
Internationally renowned orthopedic doctor

  • Patients travel from other countries and across the United States to be seen by Dr. Waldman

Johns Hopkins Medicine

  • Trained in orthopedic surgery; graduate of Johns Hopkins Medical School 

  • Now a clinical instructor in Orthopedic Surgery at the Johns Hopkins Medical School

Hospital for Special Surgery

  • Fellowship trained in Total Joint Replacement and arthritis treatment


  • Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore


  • Medical Staff, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore



(410) 377-8900


2700 Quarry Lake Drive, Suite 300, Baltimore, MD

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Areas of Practice

Hip Replacement

Dr. Waldman has seen thousands of patients with just about every type of hip condition. This experience over twenty years of practice means that when you consult with Dr. Waldman, you can be assured you're with one of the best orthopedic surgeons in Maryland and in the United States of America. Dr. Waldman is a pioneer in hip treatment and helped developed the Rapid Recovery program for hip patients.

  • Anterior Hip Replacement

  • Superior Hip Replacement

  • Hip Resurfacing

  • Hip Preservation surgery

Knee Replacement

Dr. Waldman is an expert and a knee surgery pioneer. For instance, he was one of the first US Doctors to do minimally invasive knee surgery for total knee replacement. This surgery can significantly reduce recovery time and pain involved. Recovery time of minimally invasive surgery is much shorter than what is typically experienced with traditional knee surgery.

  • Total Knee Replacement

  • Unicompartmental Knee Replacement

  • Partial Knee Replacement

  • Cartilage Preservation and Restoration

Shoulder REplacement

Shoulder joint replacement surgery, is also known as shoulder arthroplasty. During the procedure, the ball and socket are replaced with metal and plastic components to alleviate pain and improve function. If surgery is needed, Dr. Waldman is an expert at both total shoulder replacements and shoulder resurfacings. Some of the types of shoulder surgeries Dr. Waldman performs are:

  • Anatomic Shoulder Replacement

  • Reverse Shoulder Replacement

  • Shoulder Resurfacing

KNee Arthroscopy

Arthroscopic surgery is tried and tested. Dr. Waldman has been very successful in achieving outstanding results through arthroscopy, and when compared to traditional full-incision surgery, the risks to the patient are smaller. Surgeries that can typically be performed on the knee with arthroscopy include: 

HIP, KNee and Shoulder Arthritis

Pain and loss of mobility in the knee can have a huge impact on the quality of life. All aspects of their daily routine can be affected. The good news is that there are many new treatments and therapies for the knees that can bring back range of motion and stop the pain. Dr. Waldman is a nationally recognized arthritis specialist. He will work with you to diagnose the cause of the issue, determine the progress of problem you're having, and take the best course of action.

HIp, Knee and shoulder injuries

Whether playing sports, exercising or an accident causes joint pain,, Dr. Waldman has extensive experience treating injuries with nonoperative and operative methods. His goal is to return you to your normal activities as soon as possible so you can move on with all the important things you need to do.