• Friendship Blvd
    Chevy Chase, MD
  • Loughboro Rd. NW
    Washington, DC
  • 2021 K St. NW
    Washington, DC

Patient Testimonials

  • Anne Emmet | September 19, 2018
    Dr. Stuart Melvin is absolutely the best, as far as I’m concerned! He corrected a previous hip operation by another doctor which had gone bad. I had been in significant pain and quite disabled for a year and a half as a result. His bedside manner is extremely caring and warm. My children travelled to Washington to meet him as they were apprehensive of my having another surgery.. They met Dr....
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  • Robert Jackson | September 11, 2018
    My experience was great, everything from the start to the finish was explained to me in full. I have nothing but high regards for Dr. Melvin and his team. I am spreading the word to everyone about Dr. Melvin, he works wonders, I haven't felt this good in years. Thank you Dr. Melvin and team I really appreciate everything you have done for me.
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  • Katherine Mohan | September 08, 2018
    Dr. Melvin's care was life changing for me. He recommended bilateral hip replacement which many thought was not possible. But I am so happy I followed his advice. He explained everything thoroughly and was immediately responsive to any questions I had following surgery. And everything happened just as he described. I can't thank or recommend him enough.
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  • Susie M | August 22, 2018
    Dr Melvin was absolutely fantastic! I had an unplanned hip replacement due to a fall. He was calm, professional and very kind. He listened to our concerns and responded so confidently and compassionately that I was totally comfortable with moving forward with surgery. After the surgery, he had an daily email with a place to ask questions, daily exercises and information about what to expect. This ...
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  • Janice P | August 22, 2018
    I had a great experience with Dr. Melvin. He was thorough and explained in detail my many concerns. He was well worth the 3 hour round trip travel.
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J. Stuart Melvin, Md

Stuart Melvin is a board- certified, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon who specializes in hip and knee replacement with specific training in anterior approach total hip replacement, custom partial and total knee replacement as well as revision hip & knee replacement.

what is the Anterior Approach to Hip Replacement Surgery?

Anterior Approach Hip Surgery Explained by Stuart Melvin

  •  J. Stuart Melvin, MD - what is the Anterior Approach to Hip Replacement Surgery

Read Dr. Melvin’s recent publication on “Outpatient” joint replacement”

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Patient Resources

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Contact Us

  • 5550 Friendship Blvd
    Suite 360
    Chevy Chase, MD 20815

    Fax: (301) 951-6160

  • 5215 Loughboro Rd. NW
    Suite 200
    Washington, DC 20016

    Fax: (202) 787-5606

  • 2021 K St. NW
    Suite 516
    Washington, DC 20006

    Fax: (202) 296-2515