Learn About Towson Orthopaedic Associates

Towson Orthopaedic Associates applies exceptional care to improve health and eliminate pain. Specialists utilize the most advanced surgical and non-surgical techniques available as they treat a wide array of spinal disorders, diseases, and injuries.

Dating back to 1927, Towson Orthopaedic Associates is one of Baltimore’s longest-running orthopedic practices. The physicians here treat over 10,000 patients annually, providing a premium, professional, and personal experience.

Towson Orthopaedic Associates at a Glance

Towson Orthopaedic Associates offers patients several advantages:

  • The team features 19 physicians, including 3 fellowship-trained spine surgeons, along with 9 physician assistants and 4 nurse practitioners. They serve 8 office and hospital locations in Baltimore County and Harford County, MD.
  • Towson Orthopaedic Associates has 3 physicians distinguished as “Top Doctors” in Baltimore Magazine (2015).
  • The practice’s Dr. McAfee is a highly respected leader in spinal surgery. He has performed over 200 motion preservation procedures in 10 countries, and is the inventor of cervical disk replacement.

If you experience problems with your back or neck, Towson Orthopaedic Associates is ready to join you with solutions.

Directions to our primary location in

Towson, MD

Meet the Physicians of Towson Orthopaedic Associates

Dr. Kenneth Crandall Dr. Kenneth Crandall

Towson, MD

Dr. Michael D. Dabbah Dr. Michael D. Dabbah

Towson, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Ira Fedder Dr. Ira Fedder

Towson, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Paul McAfee Dr. Paul McAfee

Towson, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon

Lun Chen Lun Chen

Towson, MD
Physician Assistant

Liana Grueninger Chotikul Liana Grueninger Chotikul

Towson, MD
Nurse Practitioner

Kathryn F. Schweier Kathryn F. Schweier

Physician Assistant

Mary Kathryn Mary Kathryn "Kathy" Mulford

Towson, MD
Nurse Practitioner

Shawn Giacobbe Shawn Giacobbe

Towson, MD
Physician Assistant

How Towson Orthopaedic Associates Can Help You

Type of Practice

  • Spine Center


  • 2009-2010 Baltimore Top Doctors List


  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Brain and Spinal Tumors
  • Cervical:
  • Degenerative Spinal Conditions
  • Discitis
  • Epidural Abscess
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc / Bulging Disc
  • Lumbar:
  • Muscle Pain / Muscle Strain
  • Myelopathy
  • Radiculopathy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis and Deformity
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylolysis


  • Anterior / Posterior Lumbar Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy / Decompression
  • Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Back Surgery
  • Bracing
  • Cervical Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Discectomy
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Laminectomy / Decompression Surgery
  • Laminoplasty
  • Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion (XLIF)
  • Lower Back Surgery
  • Lumbar Corpectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Fusion Instrumentation
  • Microdiscectomy / Microdecompression
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • PLIF: Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Percutaneous Procedures
  • Posterior Cervical Decompression
  • Posterior Cervical Discectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy
  • Posterolateral Lumbar Fusion
  • Scoliosis Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Surgery
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Fusion
  • TLIF: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
  • Upper Back Surgery

Highlights from Towson Orthopaedic Associates

Of Note:

Baltimore's Top Doctors

Towson Orthopaedic Associates is proud to announce that three of its physicians have been named to the 2009-2010 Baltimore Top Doctors list. Having physicians named to this prestigious list is a reflection of the quality of care provided by the entire practice.

Office Information for Towson Orthopaedic Associates

Scoliosis and Spine Center of Maryland
7505 Osler Drive
Suite 104
Towson, MD 21204
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Primary Location

7505 Osler Drive
Suite 104
Towson, MD 21204

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Profile last updated: January 4, 2018. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.