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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
16 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Dawn La Porte is Excellent. Dr. La Porte has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.8
Promptness 3.8
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
Bedside Manner 3.8
Spends Time with Me 3.8
Follows Up After Visit 3.8

Specialties & Research

Dr. Dawn La Porte, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.

  • She has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Avascular Necrosis (Osteonecrosis)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Tendon Transfer

Education & Awards

Dr. La Porte graduated from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore. She has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011, 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. La Porte has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Union Memorial Hospital 
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Dawn Mitzer La Porte MD is a female Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 16 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand.
Where does Dr. Dawn M. La Porte practice?
Dr. Dawn La Porte has 5 office locations.
Dr. Dawn La Porte practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand near Baltimore, MD.
Additional practice locations include: Lutherville Timonium, MD and Nottingham, MD.
See Baltimore Orthopedic Surgeons and Baltimore Surgeons.