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Arthur P. Barletta, MD


With over twenty years practicing in southern Maryland, Dr. Barletta is a well-respected pain medicine specialist in the community. He is an experienced diagnostician and talented non-surgical pain specialist and has been recognized repeatedly in the Washingtonian Magazine Top Doctors for Pain Management.

Dr. Barletta brings a personalized thorough approach to all of his patients. He takes time with his patients to diagnose the source of their pain and develops the most specific and effective non-surgical treatment plan available to them. Dr. Barletta is expertly trained in a wide range of pain management therapies. He specializes in fluoroscopic guided spinal injections, peripheral nerve blocks, joint injections, spinal cord stimulators, and electrodiagnostic medicine.

In addition to having multiple publications, he is a member of the following professional organizations:

  • The American Pain Society – Honorary
  • The Spinal Injection Society

Dr. Barletta earned his college and medical degrees at Georgetown University. He completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at The George Washington University. He is board-certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

He is married and has two children. In his free time, he enjoys boating, golfing and hunting.

Affiliations National Harbor, Mount Vernon
  • Top Doctors, Washingtonian Magazine 2013
  • Top Doctors, Washingtonian Magazine 2012
  • Top Doctors, Washingtonian Magazine 2002
  • Inauguration Physician for the 1989 Inauguration of President George Bush 1989
  • Internship
  • Washington Hospital Center United States Washington, DC 1987
  • Medical School
  • Georgetown Univ. School of Medicine United States Washington, DC 1986
  • Residency
  • George Washington University Hosp. United States Washington, DC 1991
  • Washington Hospital Center United States Washington, DC 1988
  • Undergraduate
  • Georgetown University United States Washington, DC 1981


  • 12/15/2022
    Rating: 5

    Friendly and professional

  • 12/04/2022
    Rating: 5

    Thank you for asking. I felt the office is well run and the people organized and well informed. It was obvious my arrival was expected and my room was set up and ready to receive me. And I was thanked for being early which made me feel that my effort to not keep you waiting was appreciated. I was seen promptly by the nurse taking care of me and by the doctor. I felt at ease before the procedure even though I didn't know quite what to expect.

  • 12/03/2022
    Rating: 4.5

    doc is on time, staff is very nice

  • 11/30/2022
    Rating: 5

    Everyone in the office is always polite and welcoming.