Ana Mata-Fink

Ana Mata-Fink

Ana Mata-Fink, M.D., M.S.

Joint Replacement, Shoulder

Dr. Ana Mata-Fink joined Peninsula Orthopaedic Associates in March 2020. She completed her Bachelors of Science Degree at Yale University and her Medical Doctorate at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Mata-Fink also received a Master's in Health Care Leadership from the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice. She selected the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center to complete her residency in Orthopaedic Surgery and completed a fellowship in Shoulder and Elbow at Yale University School of Medicine.

Dr. Mata-Fink has contributed to several publications, including her most recent addition featured in the Journal of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery in 2018, titled, "Predictors of length of stay and discharge deposition after shoulder arthroplasty," as well as "Revision strategies in reverse total shoulder arthroplasty," featured in the Journal in Shoulder & Elbow Arthroplasty in 2017. Dr. Mata-Fink also cared for athletes from Bryant University during her time working in Rhode Island. We are honored to bring such an accomplished surgeon and brilliant individual to the Eastern Shore to treat all your shoulder and elbow orthopaedic needs.

Dr. Mata-Fink relocated from Rhode Island and currently resides in Salisbury, MD. When Dr. Mata-Fink is not in the office or operating room, she enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, skiing, biking, swimming, and reading.

Education and Accomplishments

Curriculum Vitae

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery


Shoulder and Elbow Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT Fellowship Director: Theodore Blaine, MD Completed 2016


Orthopaedic Surgery Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH Completed 2015

Medical School

Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Completed 2009


Master’s of Science, Health Care Leadership Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, Lebanon, NH Completed 2013


Bachelor’s of Science, Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry Yale University, New Haven, CT Completed 2004


  • State of Maryland
  • State of Delaware
  • State of Rhode Island
  • State of Massachusetts

Affiliated Positions

  • Team Physician, Bryant University

Professional Organizations

  • Resident Member, American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Candidate Member, American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons


Berman JE, Mata-Fink A, Kassam HF, Blaine TA, Kovacevic D. Predictors of length of stay and discharge disposition after shoulder arthroplasty: A systematic review. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2018.[Epub ahead of print].

Garver J, Mata-Fink A, Zhu D, Javier F, Gallacher S, Blaine T. Revision strategies in reverse total shoulder arthroplasty. J Shoulder Elbow Arthroplasty. 2017. 1: 1-10.

Henderson ER, Prioreschi B, Mata-Fink A, Bell JE. Use of the spider limb positioner in oncologic lower extremity surgery. Expert Rev Med Devices. 2014. 11 (6): 581-585.

Lee CB, Mata-Fink A, Millis MB, Kim YJ. Demographic differences in adolescent-diagnosed and adult diagnosed acetabular dysplasia compared with infantile developmental dysplasia of the hip. J Pediatr Orthop. 2013. 33 (2): 107-111.

Mata-Fink A, Meinke M, Jones C, Kim B, Bell JE. Reverse shoulder arthroplasty for treatment of proximal humerus fractures in older adults: A systematic review. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2013. 22 (12): 1737-1748.

Mata-Fink A, Philipson DJ, Keeney BJ, Ramkumar DB, Moschetti WE, Tomek IM. Patient-reported outcomes after revision of metal-on-metal total bearings in total hip arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2017. 32 (4): 1241-1244.

Taylor T, Coe M, Mata-Fink A, Zuckerman R. Native joint Propionibacterium septic arthritis. Infect Dis Rep. 2017. 9 (7185): 87-90.

Book Chapters

Bell, John-Erik and Ana Mata-Fink. Indications and Pre-operative Evaluation for Anatomic Shoulder Arthroplasty. In Anatomic Shoulder Arthroplasty: Strategies for Clinical Management. Armstrong, A and Murthi, A (eds). Springer International Publishing, 2016.

Edwards, Sara L., Ana Mata-Fink, John-Erik Bell, Chad J. Marion, Theodore A. Blaine, and Louis U. Bigliani. Mini-incision Shoulder Arthroplasty, In Minimally Invasive surgery in Orthopedics. Scideri, G and Tria, A (eds). Springer International Publishing, 2016.

Hansen, Valerie and Ana Mata-Fink. How Business Was Conducted on the Chinese Silk Road During the Tang Dynasty, 618-907. In The Origins of Value: The Financial Innovations That Created Modern Capital Markets. Goetzmann, WN and Geert Rouwenhorst, K (eds). New York: Oxford University Press, 2005. 43-64.

Mata-Fink, Ana, David Kovacevic, and Theodore Blaine. The Role of Total Elbow Arthroplasty in the Management of Elbow Instability. The Unstable Elbow: An Evidence-Based Approach to Evaluation and Management. Tashjian, R (ed). Springer International Publishing, 2017.

Abstract Presentations

Demographics of Adolescent/Adult Acetabular Dysplasia Compared to Infantile Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip. AAOS Annual Meeting. March 2013. Chicago IL. (presented by CB Lee).

Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty for Treatment of Proximal Humerus Fractures in Older Adults: A Systematic Review. ASES Specialty Day. March 2014. New Orleans LA.

Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty for Treatment of Proximal Humerus Fractures in Older Adults: A Systematic Review. New England Orthopaedic Society. June 2014. Jay Peak VT.

Poster Presentations

Patient-Reported Outcomes After Revision of Metal-on-Metal Total Hip Arthroplasty Bearings.

International Congress for Joint Reconstruction. April 2015. Paris, France.

Development and Validation of a Multi-variable Prediction Model for Length of Stay after Shoulder.

Arthroplasty. Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting. March 2017. San Diego CA.

Development and Validation of a Prediction Model for Discharge Disposition after Shoulder Arthroplasty.

AOA Annual Leadership Meeting. June 2017. Charlotte NC. (e-poster presented by D Kovacevic).

Patient Education Center