Dr. Jeffrey Gilsdorf, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Gilsdorf, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Jeffrey Gilsdorf, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Frederick, MD and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse in 1990 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.Read his story

86 Thomas Johnson Ct

Frederick, MD 21702

Contact Information

(301) 694-8311

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • HealthSmart
  • Maryland Physicians Care
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

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Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
more than 87% of peers
Adhesive Capsulitis
more than 68% of peers
Knee Disorders
more than 65% of peers

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Dr. Gilsdorf's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gilsdorf "Jeffrey Gilsdorf, M.D. is board certified in orthopaedic surgery and specializes in sports medicine at the Mid-Maryland Musculoskeletal Institute (MMI) division in Frederick, Maryland. While he sees all manner of orthopaedic complaints and injuries, Dr. Gilsdorf is particularly interested in caring for athletes of all ages and skill levels. He is currently the team physician for Linganore High School, Hood College and the Frederick Keys, the Single A Minor League affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles. An avid runner and cyclist, Dr. Gilsdorf understands the desire to continue to compete even while injured and exercises keen judgment in the stop play vs. let play decisions for injured athletes. While utilizing conservative measures whenever possible, when surgery is required, Dr. Gilsdorf has advanced training in minimally invasive arthroscopic surgical techniques."


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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures


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34  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Foot and Ankle DislocationTreatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate


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Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Hobart College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • State University Of New York At Syracuse
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • State University Of New York At Syracuse
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga Campus
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Gilsdorf's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gilsdorf to family and friends
6 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gilsdorf's Performance

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  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


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  • Office environment

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  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
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