Joshua A. Baumfeld, MD

Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery

Joshua Baumfeld
Lahey Medical Center, One Essex Center Drive


Professional History:

Board Certified ›› American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2008
Year Joined Lahey ›› 2006
Medical School ›› Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, 2000
Internship ›› Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Med (Orthopaedic Surgery), Rochester, MN, 2000-01
Residency ›› Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Med (Orthopaedic Surgery), Rochester, MN, 2001-05
Fellowship ›› University of Virginia (Sports Medicine), Charlottesville, 2005-06

Special Interests:

Ankle Pain
Ankle Sprains
Arthritis Surgery of the Shoulder
Arthroscopic Surgery of the Knee
Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder
Arthrosocpy of the Knee
Cartilage Replacement Surgery
Cartilage Transplantation
Clavicle Injuries
Knee Arthroplasty
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Injuries
Knee Joint Replacement
Knee Ligament Injuries
Knee Ligament Reconstruction
Knee Reconstruction
Knee Surgery
Knee Tendon/Ligament Repair/Reconstruction
Meniscus Surgery
Painful Knee Replacement
Painful Shoulder Replacement
Patella Instability
Patello-Femoral Pain
Revision Knee Replacement Surgery
Revision Shoulder Replacement Surgery
Rotator Cuff Problems
Rotator Cuff Repair of the Shoulder
Shoulder Arthroplasty
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Shoulder Injuries
Shoulder Problem
Shoulder Reconstruction
Shoulder Replacement
Shoulder Surgery
SLAP Tears
Sports Medicine
Torn Meniscus
Unicompartmental Knee Replacement

Other Positions

  • Lahey Clinic


  • Northwestern University, MD
  • Johns Hopkins University, BA


  • Published on 5/27/2015

    Baumfeld J. CORR Insights®: Does Combined Intra- and Extraarticular ACL Reconstruction Improve Function and Stability? A Meta-analysis. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2015 Aug; 473(8):2619-20. PMID: 26013148.

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  • Published on 4/22/2010

    Baumfeld JA, van Riet RP, Zobitz ME, Eygendaal D, An KN, Steinmann SP. Triceps tendon properties and its potential as an autograft. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2010 Jul; 19(5):697-9. PMID: 20413332.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 9/13/2008

    Baumfeld JA, Diduch DR, Rubino LJ, Hart JA, Miller MD, Barr MS, Hart JM. Tunnel widening following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using hamstring autograft: a comparison between double cross-pin and suspensory graft fixation. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2008 Dec; 16(12):1108-13. PMID: 18791702.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 1/1/2008

    Rubino LJ, Schoderbek RJ, Golish SR, Baumfeld J, Miller MD. The effect of plate position and size on tibial slope in high tibial osteotomy: a cadaveric study. J Knee Surg. 2008 Jan; 21(1):75-9. PMID: 18300677.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 11/1/2007

    Golish SR, Baumfeld JA, Schoderbek RJ, Miller MD. The effect of femoral tunnel starting position on tunnel length in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a cadaveric study. Arthroscopy. 2007 Nov; 23(11):1187-92. PMID: 17986406.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 7/20/2007

    Tuman JM, Diduch DR, Rubino LJ, Baumfeld JA, Nguyen HS, Hart JM. Predictors for hamstring graft diameter in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Am J Sports Med. 2007 Nov; 35(11):1945-9. PMID: 17644660.

    Read at: PubMed
  • Published on 4/16/2007

    Tuman J, Diduch DR, Baumfeld JA, Rubino LJ, Hart JM. Joint infection unique to hamstring tendon harvester used during anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction surgery. Arthroscopy. 2008 May; 24(5):618-20. PMID: 18442698.

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  • Published on 3/10/2006

    van Riet RP, Van Glabbeek F, Baumfeld JA, Neale PG, Morrey BF, O'Driscoll SW, An KN. The effect of the orientation of the radial head on the kinematics of the ulnohumeral joint and force transmission through the radiocapitellar joint. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2006 Jul; 21(6):554-9. PMID: 16530305.

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  • Published on 5/1/2005

    Van Glabbeek F, van Riet RP, Baumfeld JA, Neale PG, O'Driscoll SW, Morrey BF, An KN. The kinematic importance of radial neck length in radial head replacement. Med Eng Phys. 2005 May; 27(4):336-42. PMID: 15823475.

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  • Published on 12/1/2004

    Van Glabbeek F, Van Riet RP, Baumfeld JA, Neale PG, O'Driscoll SW, Morrey BF, An KN. Detrimental effects of overstuffing or understuffing with a radial head replacement in the medial collateral-ligament deficient elbow. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2004 Dec; 86-A(12):2629-35. PMID: 15590846.

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