Dr. Chad Zooker, MD

Dr. Chad Zooker, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine  ·  
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Age 39
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Dr. Chad Zooker, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Owings Mills, MD and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools in 2004 and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine, sports medicine, and more.

4 Park Center Ct Ste 102

Owings Mills, MD 21117

Contact Information

(410) 377-8900

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Group Health Cooperative
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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Zooker performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Ankle Sprains and Strains
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Zooker "I believe in educating my patients about the nature of their injuries and helping guide them to the most appropriate treatments that meet their needs. It is just as important to reduce your pain and increase your function as it is to understand how to prevent future injuries from occurring."

6  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

51  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Toe Fractures
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23  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Maryland College Park
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Maryland At Baltimore / Professional Schools
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Union Memorial Orth/Union Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Union Memorial
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Rothman Inst-Thomas Jefferson U
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Zooker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Zooker's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Zooker to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
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Dr. Zooker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Patient Comments (2)

Very knowledgeable, thorough and generally a nice guy. My only complaint is that I've waited in a patient room for over 45 minutes 2 of the last 3 visits. Thank goodness for smartphones to keep myself occupied. Worth the wait though as my knee now feels better than it has in years!
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Thank you for your comments KF. I apologize for the long wait times you experienced. I spend as much time with each patient as they need and that causes me to run behind often. I am also trying to get more efficient with respect to this, but not if it compromises time education and helping my patients.

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Dr. Zooker took the time to help me find conservative and healthy ways to try to resolve my issues with my knee. His patience guided me to the correct solution and a great outcome.
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Thank you for your kind comments. As a surgeon, I do enjoy operating, but not before we have exhausted conservative treatments. Understanding your options and the risks and benefits of conservative and more aggressive care is an important part of the time I spend with each patient. Glad to see you are happy with your experience and outcome.

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