Dr. Lew Schon, MD

Dr. Lew Schon, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Lew Schon, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Albany Medical College in 1984 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

3333 N Calvert St Ste 400

Baltimore, MD 21218

Contact Information

(800) 571-9820

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers
Foot Conditions
very high
more than 99% of peers
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Schon's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Schon "Dr. Schon is Director of Foot and Ankle Services and the Foot and Ankle Fellowship Program at The Union Memorial Hospital. He also serves as an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

92  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Morton's Neuroma
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture of Foot
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Trigger Finger

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27  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Albany Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Orthopaedic Institute
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of Texas Health Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top Docs , Baltimore Magazine, 1995
Media & Publications

Dr. Schon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Schon's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schon to family and friends
60 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (60)

  • 5
    (51)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Schon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

Never have I had a doctor make me feel more important. His compassion and caring is second to none. I had an ankle replacement and everything has proceeded just as I was told I am currently 5 months post op and very happy with my progress. I would definitely recommend him to anybody! The 3 hour...more
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I had a sub talor navicular fusion in 2015 with Dr Schon. Before surgery my pain level was 20! After surgery the level dropped to 4. After a year I still had some pain. Since the fusion healed well Dr Schon took out the hardware and did some bone trimming. I’m 8 weeks post surgery and doing...more
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I had polio when I was 10 months old, I am now 64...my foot was deformed and had pain and difficult to walk. I had my foot and ankle reconstructed by Dr. Lew Schon and has been the best I had done. I am pain free, and doing the best I have been in my life! I am more active and doing everything I...more
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I've been seeing Dr. Schon since 2004 when I had an ankle fusion. He also repaired previous surgery from another doctor in Germany. Now he's helping me with neuropathic issues in my feet and is very conscientious. He checked my fusion and gave me an excellent assessment of the future care of it....more
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My wife after years of foot problems and being told by numerous surgeons that there were no further options went to see Dr. Schon. Dr. Schon took the time and interest in my wife's unique situation and developed a plan. He was passionate and compassionate throughout the entire process. You can...more
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