Kenneth R. Means Jr., MD


Clinical Research Consultant, CNHC
CNHC Faculty


Dr. Means is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and has achieved the Certificate of Added Qualification for Surgery of the Hand from the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery.  Dr. Means currently serves as the hand & upper extremity consultant for the Baltimore Ravens and Washington Nationalsprofessional sports teams as well as the Towson University and Morgan State University athletics programs.

At the Curtis National Hand Center Dr. Means is currently involved in clinical and academic activities which include surgical and non-surgical care of patients with hand, wrist, and elbow conditions, research, lecturing, book and journal publication, and education of fellows and residents from MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, Johns Hopkins University, Georgetown University, and the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center.  He has received the golden apple teaching award from the Union Memorial Hospital orthopedic residency in 2008 and from the Curtis National Hand Center fellowship in 2010.  In 2011, Dr. Means was part of the inaugural international hand mission with Operation Smile.

Dr. Means attended a 7-year accelerated B.S./M.D. program at UMDNJ-NJMS then completed his Orthopaedic Surgery residency at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, MD.  He did additional fellowship training in hand and upper extremity surgery at the Curtis National Hand Center.

MedStar Provider Profile


The Curtis National Hand Center at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital
3333 N. Calvert Street
Johnston Professional Bldg – 2nd Floor
Baltimore, Maryland  21218
(410) 235-5405

NRH Regional Rehab at Wilkins Ave.
3455 Wilkins Avenue, Suite 306
Baltimore MD 21229
(410) 235-5405