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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.

What Patients Are Saying

“Dr. Arthur Barletta is by far the finest physician that’s managed by care since my injury in 1997… Dr. Barletta brought hope back into my outlook [on my future] which is the finest thing I think a patient can say about her physician.” – Susan

Affiliations National Harbor
  • 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
  • Board Certification
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • 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


Learn more about patient ratings
  • 07/21/2020
    Rating: 5

    I was very please with the care in which I was afforded , the procedure was done in a timely manner and the overall experience was very accommodating.

  • 07/18/2020
    Rating: 5

    Staff was courteous and efficient as usual. Was seen and treatment was prompt. I was impressed with everything.

  • 07/16/2020
    Rating: 5

    Always get straight answers regarding treatment and best course of action.

  • 07/16/2020
    Rating: 5

    I have always received excellent service.