Dr. Aviram Giladi, MD

Dr. Aviram Giladi, MD

Dr. Aviram Giladi, MD

Languages: English
Phone: 410-235-5405
Fax: 410-467-5459

Contact this Provider:

  • Hand Surgery
  • Reconstructive Plastic Surgery
Conditions I Treat
  • abnormalities of the hands
  • animal bite of the hand
  • anterior interosseous compression neuropathy
  • anterior interosseous nerve syndrome
  • avascular necrosis of scaphoid
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Procedures I Perform
  • amputation of the finger surgery
  • amputation of the thumb surgery
  • arthroplasty wrist
  • arthroscopy of wrist
  • basal joint arthritis surgery
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About the Provider

Aviram M. Giladi, MD, MS is a fellowship trained hand and upper extremity surgeon at The Curtis National Hand Center, and holds an appointment as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Plastic Surgery at Georgetown University and in the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Johns Hopkins University. He is the Research Director for The Curtis National Hand Center and Scientific Director for Orthopedics at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital. He sees patients at The Curtis National Hand Center at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dr. Giladi’s published research includes work on surgical outcomes, measuring post-traumatic impairment and disability, Medicaid expansion, delivery of upper extremity surgical care, trauma systems and networks, and how these elements affect care implementation and policy. As Research Director, he coordinates basic science, animal, biomechanics, and clinical outcomes studies through the Hand Center, as well as collaborative efforts across specialties and institutions. His clinical focus is on upper extremity trauma, wrist fractures, nerve and vascular problems, arthritis care, and care for patients with amputations.  He is surgical lead for the MedStar Union Memorial Hospital Fracture Liaison Service.�� His ongoing academic work centers on the interaction between upper extremity treatment outcomes, patient satisfaction, care delivery and costs, and how these various elements contribute to measuring quality and value.  He also leads clinical trials on managing nerve pain (neuromas) after amputations as well as big data studies aimed at preventing opioid addiction. He has received research grant funding from the Department of Defense, the National Institutes of Health, and the American Society for Surgery of the Hand.

Dr. Giladi is board certified in plastic and reconstructive surgery. He is involved with many professional societies, is a Candidate Member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, and is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, American Association for Hand Surgeons, and the Plastic Surgery Research Council.

Dr. Giladi completed his medical degree at Vanderbilt University and his integrated plastic and reconstructive surgery residency at The University of Michigan. During his residency, he completed a Master’s in Health and Health Care Research through the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar’s Program at the University of Michigan. He then completed a hand and upper extremity fellowship in the Department of Orthopaedics at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, within the Harvard Combined Orthopedic Training Programs.

  • Fellowship Program: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (2017)
  • Residency Program: University of Michigan Hospital (2016)
  • Medical School: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (2008)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Plastic Surgery, Plastic Surgery


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Member of Medical Staff
  • J. Leonard Goldner Pioneer Research Award (2019 American Society for Surgery of the Hand)