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Physicians of the Greater Metropolitan Orthopaedic Institute have joined MedStar Orthopaedic Institute

We are pleased to announce that effective April 1, 2014 the physicians of the Greater Metropolitan Orthopaedic Institute have joined MedStar Orthopaedic Institute, which provides exceptional orthopaedic care across the Greater Washington region. In addition, our therapy practices have become part of the MedStar NRH Rehabilitation Network (MedStar NRH), one of the top rehabilitation providers in the country with more than 40 locations in D.C., Maryland and Northern Virginia. Together, we are committed to providing you with exceptional, personalized care.

Rheumatology &

Physical and
Occupational Therapy

Fracture Care

Sports Medicine

Hand, Elbow, & Microsurgery Animations

Ryan M. Jander, M.D.

Jeffrey D. Sabloff, M.D.

Dennis A. Carlini, M.D.

Edward C. Rabbitt, M.D.

John P. Byrne, M.D.

Vestinia M. Bridges, M.D.

Elbow, Hand, and Microsurgery in Maryland, Washington DC, and Virginia

Hand, Elbow, & Microsurgery



There are many reasons to see a physician
specializing in the hand and upper extremity.

Among the most common are:

  • Arthritis
    • Osteoarthritis and post-traumatic arthritis
    • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Dupuytren's Disease Animation Available
  • Ganglion Cysts
  • Trauma to the Hand
    (fractures or dislocations)
  • Circulation Problems
  • Tendon Problems
    • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis) Animation Available
    • DeQuervain's Tendonitis Animation Available
    • Trigger Fingers
  • Nerve Problems in the Upper Extremeties
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Animation Available
    • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome Animation Available
    • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Replantation of Amputated Body Parts


Greater Metropolitan Orthopaedics provides one of the
most advanced diagnostic, treatment and therapy facilities in the
Washington D.C. metropolitan area for problems of the hand and
upper extremities.

Greater Metropolitan Orthopaedics performs highly complex and technical procedures such as reconstructive surgery, reattachment of severed body parts and prosthesis implantation, but we are equally prepared to handle smaller, less complex problems like cysts or sprains.