Dr. Steven Ludwig, MD

Dr. Steven Ludwig, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Steven Ludwig, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Lutherville Timonium, MD and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from UMDNJ Robt W Johnson Med School in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.

1 Texas Station Ct Fl 3rd

Lutherville Timonium, MD 21093

Contact Information

(410) 448-6400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
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Dr. Ludwig's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ludwig treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Ludwig treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Spinal Fusion
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ludwig performs Spinal Fusion more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Ludwig performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Ludwig treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Ludwig treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Ludwig's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Achilles Tendinitis
Aneurysm
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Fracture
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arm Surgery
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Arm
Broken Neck
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
De Quervain's Disease
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Replacement
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dupuytren's Contracture
Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Femur Fracture
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Foot Conditions
Foot Fracture
Fracture
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Gait Abnormality
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Gout
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Heel Spur
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Sprain
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Dislocation
Knee Disorders
Knee Fracture
Knee Replacement
Knee Replacement Revision
Knee Surgery
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osgood Schlatter Disease
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteochondritis Dissecans
Osteopenia
Osteosarcoma
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sacrum Disorders
Scapular Fracture
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Sternum Fracture
Steroid Injection
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Synovial Biopsy
Systemic Sclerosis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Steven Ludwig, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Lutherville Timonium, MD and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from UMDNJ Robt W Johnson Med School in 1993 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

Thos Jefferson University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1993
UMDNJ Robt W Johnson Med School
Medical School
1993

Awards

Dr. Ludwig's Reviews

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4.4

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dr. Ludwig is an amazing Dr. He performed my 2nd back surgery in 2006 & after surgery I felt as if I had a new body because I had minor pain during my recovery & since I fully recovered I had no other issues nor pain and it's been over 12years. I would go back to him without question & I would also...Read More
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I was referred by a friend to Dr. Ludwig. I had recently had a failed lumbar surgery by another Surgeon & hospital. Dr. Ludwig took one look at the 3 MRI'S & knew immediately the issue. He set me up with Dr. Block for a Nerve Block to help get temporary relief. He also set me up with Dr. Charles...Read More
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Excellent outcome for a very serious spine injury. I was nearly paralyzed but I am now running, biking, and skiing. Dr. Ludwig takes the time to understand your problems and offfers sound advice.
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I saw Dr. Ludwig 4 years ago and again this December 2017. I was very upset this last time. He did not go over over my films with me or give me any idea of where I stood with my severe neck pain or what to do? No answers at all and he was in and out with little compassion for my pain
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Dr. Ludwig perform surgery on my lower lumbar installed Hardware in my back and took away 20 years of constant pain. He is one of the best back doctors out of four surgeries I have ever had and I would highly recommend him to anyone.
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