For Immediate Release
5/11/2015

LifeBridge Health Names Paul M. Apostolo, M.D., as Chief of Orthopedic Surgery at the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics at Northwest Hospital

Paul M. Apostolo, M.D., has joined the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics as the new chief of orthopedic surgery at Northwest Hospital.

Baltimore, MD – May 11, 2015. LifeBridge Health is pleased to announce that Paul M. Apostolo, M.D., has joined the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics as the new chief of orthopedic surgery at Northwest Hospital. He will lead a team of experienced experts to expand the Institute’s services in orthopedic surgery and create a new center of excellence program in hand surgery for the Rubin Institute at Northwest Hospital.

Dr. Apostolo brings more than 25 years of experience to the Rubin Institute, with expertise in operative and non-operative care of the hand, knee, hip and shoulder. He will also maintain his office in the Seton Professional Center on Wilkens Avenue.

Dr. Apostolo earned his medical degree from Albany Medical College after completing the six-year Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute/Albany Medical College Biomedical Program. He completed his internship and residency programs at Rhode Island Hospital and Brown University respectively. His additional fellowship training in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and the Division of Plastic Surgery at the University of Rochester and Strong Memorial Hospital was for surgery of the hand and upper extremity, concentrating on the hand, elbow and shoulder.

Dr. Apostolo is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and the Maryland Orthopaedic Society.  Dr. Apostolo is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery with the Certificate of Added Qualification for Surgery of the Hand.

The Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics is home to some of the world's most renowned orthopedic surgeons and offers state-of-the-art treatment involving a wide-range of orthopedic services for children and adults.

LifeBridge Health is one of the largest, most comprehensive providers of health services in Maryland. In addition to Northwest Hospital, LifeBridge Health also includes Sinai Hospital, Carroll Hospital, and Levindale Hebrew Geriatric Center and Hospital, and related subsidiaries and affiliates. For more information, visit www.lifebridgehealth.org and https://www.lifebridgehealth.org/RIAO/RIAO.aspx

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Helene King
410-601-2296
hking@lifebridgehealth.org