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Mary Jo Holloran, MS, CRNP and Cat Volkmann, RN honored by Baltimore Magazine for "Excellence in Nursing"March 1, 2018
Towson Orthopaedic Nurses Honored by Baltimore Magazine
Congratulations to our Baltimore Magazine’s “Excellence in Nursing” winners, Mary Jo Holloran, MS, CRNP and Cat Volkmann, RN!

February 19, 2018
Orthopaedic Care, Physical Therapy & Cardiovascular Therapy in Your Community
We’re proud to provide specialists from Towson Orthopaedic Associates, Towson Sports Medicine (Rosedale) & UM St. Joseph Cardiovascular Associates for 2 informative seminars…

UM St. Joseph Medical CenterJanuary 19th, 2018
SJMC Voted Among Top 20 Hospitals in the US for Hip & Knee Replacement
UM SJMC Voted #17 Top Hospital in the United States for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement.

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Scott J. Tarantino, M.D.

Hip and Knee Replacement Specialist, Dr. Scott Tarantino

Dr. Scott J. Tarantino is interested in minimally invasive surgery for hip and knee replacements, fractures and sports injuries. He is fellowship-trained in orthopaedic trauma and serves as team physician for Dulaney High School, Towson High School and Hereford High School.

Dr. Tarantino is the Medical Director of the Orthopaedic Institute at University of Maryland St. Joseph Medical Center.

Dr. Tarantino graduated from The Johns Hopkins University with a B.A. in Biology. He received his M.D. from Cornell University Medical College. His post-graduate orthopaedic surgical training was performed at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, one of the top orthopedics hospitals in the U.S. He specializes in hip and knee joint replacement, sports medicine, and fractures. Sports medicine certified and fellowship trained in fracture surgery.

Athletic Team Affiliations

Dr. Tarantino is athletic team physician for:

  • Dulaney High School
  • Perry Hall High School
  • Towson High School

News & Notes

An Alarming Trend: Pediatric Sports Injuries are on the Rise

An Alarming Trend: Pediatric sports injuries are on the riseSummer, 2013 — Pediatric sports injuries are on the rise. If you have a child who plays competitive sports, you probably know the joy of cheering on your child’s team and the agony of watching your child or someone else’s get injured. According to findings presented at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, there has been a dramatic rise in pediatric sports injuries in recent years, and the trend is continuing, says Teri McCambridge, MD, of Towson Orthopaedic Associates. Read MORE…

Housecall: Sporting Good Knees 

Custom ACL repairs allow father and daughter to return to activities following injuries. Father and daughter get custom knee repairs

Sept., 2010 — An athletic pair, Mike McCarthy and his daughter Phoebe took their father-daughter bond to another level when, within weeks of each other, they both tore the ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) in their knees; Mike while skiing and Phoebe on the lacrosse field. Read MORE…