Benjamin Martin, MD Orthopaedic Surgeon

80 Patient/Family Ratings
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4.0 out of 5 (Likelihood to recommend)


Languages Spoken

  • English


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

National Provider ID: 1801068929



Benjamin D. Martin, MD, is an orthopaedic surgeon in the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine at Children's National Health System. Dr. Martin sees all pediatric patients, and has special interests in developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH), Perthes, slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE), and scoliosis.

Dr. Martin grew up outside of Boston before moving to Washington, DC for college.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Orthopaedics, 2011
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital
  • Residency Program, Orthopedic Residency*, 2010
    Georgetown University Medical Center
  • Internship Program, General Surgery, 2006
    Georgetown University Hospital
  • MD, 2005
    Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • BS, 2001
    Georgetown University
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Benjamin Martin

Patient story

Austin's Story

"People always tell me 'You're so strong, I don't know how you got through it.' I like to say that you never know how strong you are or what you are capable of until you have no choice but to be strong." 

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Comparison of olecranon plate fixation in osteoporotic bone do current technologies and designs make a difference

(2011) J Orthrop Trauma

Hand Clin

(2008) Complications related to simple dislocations of the elbow

View publications on PubMed

Christine's Story

Patient story

"A piece of advice; if your child has surgery on the dominant hand first, be sure you budget plenty of time to be their caregiver as they will need help with homework, getting dressed, and maybe even eating."

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