Dr. Baumfeld is an orthopaedic surgeon living in Newburyport, Massachusetts. He is a member of the senior staff at Lahey Medical Center and is an Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Boston University Graduate School of Medicine. Dr. Baumfeld is involved with clinical patient care, research and resident training. He is the team physician for St. Johns Preparatory School in Danvers, Massachusetts and an orthopaedic consultant for Pentucket High School.
Dr. Baumfeld’s educational background includes: University of Virginia, Sports Medicine Fellowship, where he served as an assistant team physician at the University of Virginia and James Madison University, Mayo Clinic, Orthopaedic Surgery Residency, where he had the honor to serve as a chief resident associate and performed bench research in the biomechanics laboratory, Northwestern University Medical School, where he was awarded an Arthritis Foundation Summer Fellowship and Johns Hopkins University, where he was awarded a Howard Hughes Summer Fellowship, Departmental Honors in Biology, and the Student Excellence Award for Leadership and Service. He was a member of the varsity baseball and football teams.
Dr. Baumfeld currently serves as President of the New England Orthopaedic Society. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, and is a member of the American Orthopaedic Society of Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy Association of North America, and Massachusetts Orthopaedic Association. He is also a reviewer for The American Journal of Sports Medicine and Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research.
Dr. Baumfeld and his wife Lynn and four children are active within their community. Dr. Baumfeld has served on the board of the Newburyport Education Foundation and The Greater Newburyport Benevolence Foundation. Dr. Baumfeld and his wife coach multiple youth sports.