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Evan H. Argintar, MD, Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Evan Argintar, MD, an orthopedic surgeon, is the assistant director of Sports Medicine with MedStar Orthopaedic Institute at MedStar Washington Hospital Center.

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Weekend Warriors: What to Do About Knee Pain

by Evan H. Argintar, MD, Orthopedic Sports Medicine
June 01, 2021

The knee is one of the busiest joints in our bodies. Knees bear a lot of weight and, in nearly…

Reducing Opioid Use After ACL Surgery

by Evan H. Argintar, MD, Orthopedic Sports Medicine
March 26, 2021

While the COVID-19 pandemic dominates this year’s headlines, another health crisis continues to rage as well—the opioid epidemic. Opioids are…

Weekend Warriors: Avoid Injury on Snow and Ice

by Evan H. Argintar, MD, Orthopedic Sports Medicine
January 21, 2021

Skiing, skating and sledding can be great wintertime fun. But the elements that bring the greatest thrill to these sports—gravity,…

Internal bracing transforms ACL repair

by Evan H. Argintar, MD, Orthopedic Sports Medicine
April 17, 2018

In 2017, a long list of NFL players tore their anterior cruciate ligaments (ACL), and several were forced to sit…

How we use in-office arthroscopy to visualize knee, hip and shoulder conditions

by Evan H. Argintar, MD, Orthopedic Sports Medicine
January 02, 2018

Joint pain from cartilage or tissue injury in the knee and shoulder can make it painful to run, play sports,…

Knee replacement alternative relieves pain, retains mobility

by Evan H. Argintar, MD, Orthopedic Sports Medicine
April 21, 2017

If you’ve been told you need a knee replacement due to arthritis, it can feel like you’re caught between a…