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Dr. Natalie Chilaka, MD

Orthopedist | Orthopaedic Trauma

4/5(7)
255 Hospital Drive Suite 207 Glen Burnie MD, 21061
Rating

4/5

About

A board-certified orthopedic surgeon and fellowship-trained orthopedic trauma surgeon, Dr. Natalie Chilaka welcomes patients in the Orthopedics Department of the UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center in Glen Burnie, MD. She also runs the Osteoporosis Clinic, a role she embraced in 2019, and is affiliated with UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center, which she joined in 2017. Her areas of clinical expertise encompass fracture care, including traumatic orthopedic conditions, and osteoporosis treatment. Traumatic orthopedic conditions that Dr. Chilaka treats include upper extremity fractures, lower extremity fractures, intra-articular and peri-articular fractures, pelvis fractures, non-unions and malunions, and tendon ruptures. Licensed to practice in the state of Maryland, she has a remarkable professional journey that spans thirteen years, including six years of orthopedic surgery residency and one year of orthopedic trauma fellowship training. Prior to joining UM BWMC Orthopaedics, Dr. Chilaka worked for Yale New Haven Hospital, a cutting edge Level 1 trauma center in New Haven, CT.

Education and Training

Cornell University Bachelor Degree 0

Weill Cornell Medical College medical degree 0

Board Certification

American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

Provider Details

FemaleEnglish

Areas of expertise and specialization

upper extremity fractures, lower extremity fractures, intra-articular and peri-articular fractures, pelvis fractures, nonunions and malunions, and tendon ruptures

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons  
  • Orthopedic Trauma Association, and the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society  

Fellowships

  • Denver Health & Hospital Authority orthopedic trauma 

Internships

  • Massachusetts General Hospital (2009)

Fellowships

  • Denver Health & Hospital Authority (Orthopedic Trauma) (2014)

Professional Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Orthopaedic Trauma Association

Dr. Natalie Chilaka, MD's Practice location

UM BWMC Orthopaedics

255 Hospital Drive Suite 207 -
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
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Dr. Natalie Chilaka, MD has a rating of 4 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 7 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Orthopedist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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Get to know Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Natalie Chilaka, who serves patients in Glen Burnie, Maryland

A competent orthopedic trauma surgeon specializing in fracture care and osteoporosis treatment, Dr. Chilaka is in practice at UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center, working with patients in their Orthopedics Department and Osteoporosis Clinic. She treats a wide spectrum of traumatic orthopedic conditions, including upper extremity fractures, lower extremity fractures, intra-articular and peri-articular fractures, pelvis fractures, nonunions and malunions, and tendon ruptures.

The University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center provides the highest quality health care services to the communities they serve. The medical center is home to leading-edge technology, nationally recognized quality, personalized service and outstanding people. They have 285 licensed beds and are home to over 3,300 employees and 1,000 medical staff members.

Academically, Dr. Chilaka earned her undergraduate degree from Cornell University and her medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College. She completed her residency in orthopedic surgery at the Harvard Combined Program in Boston, Massachusetts, and then completed a fellowship in orthopedic trauma at Denver Health & Hospital Authority.

Recognized as a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (FAAOS), she is board-certified in orthopedic surgery by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery (ABOS). The ABOS is an organization with the goal of establishing educational and professional standards for orthopedic residents and surgeons as well as evaluating the qualifications and competence of orthopedic surgeons.

Among her professional affiliations, Dr. Chilaka is an active member of the Orthopedic Trauma Association, and the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.

Following her training, she worked for several years at Yale New Haven Hospital, a busy level 1 trauma center in Connecticut. She joined the medical staff of UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center in 2017, and started the Osteoporosis Clinic in 2019.

Orthopedic surgery is the branch of surgery concerned with conditions involving the musculoskeletal system. Orthopedic surgeons use both surgical and non-surgical means to treat musculoskeletal trauma, spine diseases, sports injuries, degenerative diseases, infections, tumors, and congenital disorders.

On a more personal note, she is fluent in both English and French.

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