Daniel D. Lahr, MD

Dr. Daniel Lahr is a fellowship-trained foot and ankle orthopaedic surgeon. Early in his career he served as assistant team physician for the Duke University Men’s Football, Basketball, Lacrosse and Baseball teams. In addition, he has provided care to several olympians, including gymnasts. Dr. Lahr is one of the few surgeons in the Washington, D.C. metro area using the STAR™ Ankle System. The System restores mobility to the ankle joint while significantly reducing pain.

  • Colgate University, Hamilton, NY – B.A.  Biology 1983
  • New York Medical College Graduate School, Valhalla , NY
  • Hahnemann University School of Medicine , MD 1988
  • Residency General and Thoracic Surgery at Duke University Medical Center 1988-1990
  • Residency Orthopedic Surgery  at Duke University Medical Center 1990-1994
  •  Foot and Ankle Surgery Fellowship at Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Published in Bone & Joint Diseases: Index and Review, Vol.5, No. IV. “ Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome”
  • Published in  Maryland Medical Journal, Vol. 45, No. 8 “Does Running Exercise Cause Arthritis?”
  • Certified by the ABOS (American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery)
  • Member of the AAOS (American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons)


Areas of Interest

  • minimally invasive reconstructive surgery for the feet, ankles and knees


Main hospital Phone: (202) 854 7000

Providence Hospital, 1150 Varnum Street, N.E. Washington, DC 20017 2180