Orthopedic Outpatient Clinic

Kennedy Krieger Institute • 801 North Broadway • Baltimore, MD 21205

About Our Program:

The Orthopedic Outpatient Clinic is an outpatient program that evaluates children from infancy into early adulthood. The orthopedic team, along with the physical therapists, evaluates the child for orthopedic problems such as gait disorders, subluxation of the hips and scoliosis. Unique to Kennedy Krieger Institute is the ability to combine operative care with intensive post-operative physical therapy, maximizing surgical benefit.

Primary Program Goals:

The primary goals of the clinic are to provide the following:

  • Diagnostic assessment of orthopedic problems
  • Orthopedic management of the patient with the physical therapy team
  • Ongoing treatment and follow-up of orthopedic issues using both physical examination and radiographic techniques
  • Surgical intervention and post-operative care
  • Botox injections for spasticity

Hours of Operation:

Dr. Charles Silberstein, MD: Wednesday and Thursday, 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Dr. Paul Sponseller, MD: 3rd Friday of each month, 8:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.
Dr. William Baugher, MD: First Tuesday of each month, 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Dr. Ranjit Varghese, MD: Wednesday, 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Colleen Lenz, NP: Monday, 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.


To make a referral or request an initial evaluation:
Contact our Care Management Office
Toll-Free Referral: (888) 554-2080
Local Referral: (443) 923-9400

For follow-up appointments:
Noel Grissinger
Phone: (443) 923-2700
Email: grissingern@kennedykrieger.org

Primary Diagnoses Served: 
Additional Diagnoses Served: 
Developmental Delay
Genetic Disorders
Neuromuscular Disorders
Shaken Baby Syndrome
Brain Injury
Spina Bifida
Down Syndrome
Birth Defects
Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI)
Movement Disorders
Neurodegenerative disorders
Spinal Cord Injury