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Sean James Meredith, MD

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:


Additional Title:

Assistant Professor


University of Maryland Rehabilitation and Orthopaedic Institute, 1154

Phone (Primary):

Appointments: 410-448-6400

Phone (Secondary):

Administrative Assistant: 410-683-4107



Education and Training

University of Virginia, B.S.

George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, M.D.

University of Maryland Medical Center, Internship in Orthopaedic Surgery

University of Maryland Medical Center, Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Fellowship in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine


Dr. Meredith is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics at the University of Maryland School of Medicine and a sports medicine physician at the University of Maryland Medical Center. He is a team physician for the University of Maryland Terrapins.

Dr. Meredith's clinical focus is on the care of the hip, knee, and shoulder. He specializes in the latest arthroscopic techniques for joint repair and reconstruction, including ligament repair and reconstruction, cartilage transplantation, tendon repair, osteotomies, and joint replacement. He has a specific clinical focus in hip arthroscopy for conditions such as femoroacetabular impingement (FAI). Dr. Meredith also has particular expertise in quadricep tendon autograft anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. He also performs partial and total knee replacements and shoulder replacements.

Dr. Meredith's research is focused on clinical outcomes and improving results for hip, knee, and shoulder patients. He has published many scientific articles and presented research at numerous scientific conferences.

Dr. Meredith is part of the Emerging Leaders Program in the American Orthopaedic Association and volunteers as a committee member for the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.

Dr. Meredith completed his undergraduate degree (B.S.) at the University of Virginia, before obtaining his medical degree (M.D.) from the George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. He completed an orthopaedic surgery residency at the University of Maryland Medical Center, and an orthopaedic sports medicine fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, where he assisted in taking care of the University of Pittsburgh football team, Pittsburgh Steelers, and Pittsburgh Penguins.

Research/Clinical Keywords

arthroscopic surgery, hip arthroscopy, acetabular labral repair, anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, quaricep tendon ACL reconstruction, cartilage restoration, meniscus repair, meniscus transplantation, ligament repair, ligament reconstruction, sports medicine, partial knee replacement, total knee replacement, total shoulder replacement, reverse total shoulder replacement, glenoid labral repair, rotator cuff repair, platelet-rich plasma, clinical outcomes

Highlighted Publications

Meredith SJ, Nadarajah V, Jauregui JJ, Smuda MP, Medina S, Bennett CH, Packer JD, Henn RF III. Preoperative Opioid Use in Knee Surgery Patients. J Knee Surg. 2019 Jul;32(7):630-636. Epub 2018 Jul 10. PMID: 29991075 


Jauregui, JJ, Wu, ZD, Meredith, S, Griffith, C, Packer, JD, Henn, RF. How Should We Secure Our Transplanted Meniscus? A Meta-analysis. Am J Sports Med. 2018 Jul;46(9): 2285-2290. Epub 2017 Aug 17. PMID: 28816515


Guo T, Noshin M, Baker HB, Taskoy E, Meredith SJ, Tang Q, Ringel JP, Lerman MJ, Chen Y, Packer JD, Fisher JP. 3D Printed Biofunctionalized Scaffolds for Microfracture Repair of Cartilage Defects. Biomaterials. 2018 Dec;185:219-231. Epub 2018 Sep 14. PMID: 30248646


Meredith SJ, Li RT, Mauro CS. CAM Impingement: Surgical Management. Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics. 2019 Dec;29(4):100736.



Bayer S, Meredith SJ, de Sa D, Pauyo T, Byrne K, Musahl V. Knee Morphological Risk Factors for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury: A Systematic Review. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2020 Jan 21. PMID: 31977822


Golan EJ, Meredith SJ, Nakamura T, Rothrauff BB, Fu FH. Anatomic reconstruction of anterior cruciate ligament: concept, indication and its efficacy. Ann Joint. 2019; 4:9.