|Zvezdomir P. Zamfirov, M.D|
Dr. Zamfirov (Dr. Zed) was born and raised in Bulgaria. Prior to his medical career he was a professional soccer player and he also played for the Bulgarian National Youth Team. He achieved his MD degree at the Plovdiv Medical University in 1987. He went on to complete an Orthopaedic Surgery Residency and specialized in sports trauma and knee surgery. For over eight years he served as a team physician for the Bulgarian Olympic Canoe team, several professional soccer teams in the Bulgarian Soccer Division ‘A’ as well as a consulting physician for the Bulgarian National Soccer team. During his orthopedic practice in Bulgaria Dr. Zed treated and operated on many internationally known athletes, Olympic and World champions.
In 2000 Dr. Zed and his family moved to the USA. He completed a Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency at Georgetown University/National Rehabilitation Hospital in Washington, D.C. There he received extensive training in the field of interventional pain management. In July 2007 Dr. Zed joined Bay Area Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine.
His areas of interest and expertise are spinal disorders such as herniated disc, radiculopathy, cervicalgia and low back pain, spinal stenosis, facet syndrome and degenerative disc disease. He performs fluoroscopically guided spinal injections.
Dr. Zed offers non-surgical solutions for the majority of the orthopedic conditions, disorders and injuries of the joints, muscles and nerves in upper and lower extremities. He performs a variety of musculo-skeletal injections in the office with or without ultrasound guidance.
He also provides medication management for acute and chronic pain, post-operative pain, neuropathic pain and osteoarthritis.
Dr Zed is highly committed to his patients. Working closely with his partners in Bay Area Orthopedics, his goal is to provide comprehensive, non-operative care for his patients and to help them to return to their previous level of function as soon as possible.
Dr. Zed sees new and established patients in all three Bay Area Orthopedics offices in Glen Burnie, Arnold, and Kent Island.
Dr. Zvezdomir Zamfirov is a member of the medical staff at Baltimore Washington Medical Center and Anne Arundel Medical Center.