Dr. Kirsten Poehling-Monaghan, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Female  |  
Age 38
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Dr. Kirsten Poehling-Monaghan, MD
Kirsten Poehling-Monaghan, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, knee, and shoulder surgery, as well as general orthopedics and fracture care. She served as an Assistant Team Physician for the Philadelphia Eagles professional football team, the Philadelphia Phillies professional baseball team, and the Philadelphia Flyers professional hockey team, as well as the Villanova University Wildcats and the St Joeseph's University Hawks. She has given presentations at a number of national conventions, speaking about her research in sports medicine and hip surgery. Dr. Monaghan completed her Fellowship training in Sports Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. Prior to this, she completed her orthopedic residency training at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. During her medical training at the George Washington University School of Medicine she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha honors society. As an undergraduate at Bryn Mawr College in Pennsylvania, she graduated with high honors and was awarded the Walter J. Hume research fellowship award. Dr. Monaghan specializes in sports injuries of the shoulder, knee and ankle, as well as injuries unique to the female athlete, including patellar instability and ACL tears. A native of Minneapolis, Minnesota, she enjoys tennis, snowboarding, and spending time with her husband and son.

14201 Park Center Dr

Laurel, MD 20707

Contact Information

(301) 498-0383

Dr. Kirsten Poehling-Monaghan, MD

Dr. Kirsten Poehling-Monaghan, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Amerihealth
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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more than 79% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
more than 59% of peers
Knee Disorders
more than 58% of peers

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  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy

Board Certifications

Dr. Poehling-Monaghan does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures


  • Ankle Surgery
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

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Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Poehling-Monaghan accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Direct Access
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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