Kurt C. Schluntz, MD


Kurt C. Schluntz, MD

A graduate of Harvard University, Dr. Schluntz received his orthopedic surgery training at the Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Program and completed a Sports Medicine Fellowship at the American Sports Medicine Institute under Dr. James Andrews. His sports training focused on the treatment of athletic injuries to the knee and shoulder. A Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and a Fellow of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons, his main areas of interest are sports medicine and arthroscopic surgery of the knee and shoulder, as well as joint replacement surgery of the knee.


Sports Medicine and Arthroscopic Surgery of the Knee and Shoulder, as well as Joint Replacement Surgery of the Knee


Dr. Schluntz performs surgery at Surgical Specialty Center of Mid-Atlantic, Suburban Hospital, Suburban Outpatient Surgery Center, and Surgery Center of Chevy Chase.

Kurt C. Schluntz, MD
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Harvard University
Boston, MA
BA in Biology


Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, NY


Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Program
Boston, MA


American Sports Medicine Institute
Birmingham, AL
Sports Medicine



You may contact Dr. Schluntz via email.

This e-mail account is checked and responded to by Dr. Schluntz’s medical assistant, Monday through Friday during normal business hours. This email WILL NOT be checked during evenings, weekends, or holidays. Messages can also be sent through our Patient Portal.

This e-mail is not intended for emergencies or time-sensitive issues. Your message will typically receive a response within 48 hours. We appreciate your patience.

Surgery Scheduling for Dr. Schluntz: Contact Tamara Washington – email or call (240) 482-2422.

Please note, if you have an urgent medical issue or other urgent matter please call the main office at (301) 530-1010. An on-call doctor is available at this number during evenings, weekends and holidays.

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Dr. Schluntz Testimonial

Dr. Schluntz is exactly what you want your doctor to be! I had my full knee replacement 9 days ago and I am walking on my own without any devises! Of course, I am still taking pain killers… Dr. Schluntz is a magician and definitely the best orthopedic surgeon in this area. Just follow his orders and you will understand how knowlegible and experienced he…

- N.G.

Dr. Schluntz Testimonial

Just completed a 63 mile bike tour through West Virginia with my new knee. Glad to report that new knee worked better than the old knee, and that I completed the tour in a record time. Hats off to Dr. Schluntz and the rehab unit. Leg is as strong as it has ever been! I have recommended Dr. Schluntz to others and would gladly have…

- J.C. 20-09-2017

Dr. Schluntz Testimonial

This is probably the best doctor to see in the DC area if you have any joint injury. I am a very critical person relatively speaking, so this review should mean a lot to anyone reading it who knows me. P.S. I injured my knee during a soccer game. I saw this doctor on April 26, 2019.

- J.T.

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