Matthew Oetgen, MD Division Chief, Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • MD, 2003
    Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • BS, 1995
    Boston College
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Matthew Oetgen, MD

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

Does vertebral endplate morphology influence outcomes in lumbar total disc arthroplasty Part II Clinical and radiographic results as evaluated utilizing the VEYBR classification

(2008) SAS Journal

Revision total hip arthroplasty using the Zweymuller femoral stem

(2008) Journal of Orthopaedics and Traumatology

Core needle biopsies of musculoskeletal tumors potential pitfalls

(2008) Orthopedics

Nonoperative treatment of common finger injuries

(2008) Current Reviews in Musculoskeletal Medicine.

Trigger finger etiology evaluation and treatment

(0001) Current Reviews in Musculoskeletal Medicine.

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Christine's 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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