ABOUT DR. SUMIDA
Growing up in an athletic family, Dr. Kevin Sumida always admired the local team physician for his dedication, knowledge, and compassion toward his patients. Following his example, Dr. Sumida and his siblings all pursued careers in different areas of medicine. After graduating with a BA from DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana, Dr. Sumida earned a medical degree from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine in Lexington. He remained in Lexington to complete his orthopaedic surgery training before completing a fellowship in Sports Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In addition to his orthopaedic practice, he is also a clinical assistant professor at Georgetown University...

Growing up in an athletic family, Dr. Kevin Sumida always admired the local team physician for his dedication, knowledge, and compassion toward his patients. Following his example, Dr. Sumida and his siblings all pursued careers in different areas of medicine. After graduating with a BA from DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana, Dr. Sumida earned a medical degree from the University of Kentucky College of Medicine in Lexington. He remained in Lexington to complete his orthopaedic surgery training before completing a fellowship in Sports Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. In addition to his orthopaedic practice, he is also a clinical assistant professor at Georgetown University.

Dr. Sumida enjoys working closely with his patients to achieve common goals. With personal athletic experience and a passion for sports, he is especially interested in sports-related injuries, particularly complex problems of the shoulder and knee. Dr. Sumida's specialties include ACL reconstruction, meniscus repair, articular cartilage injury, shoulder surgery, and total hip and knee replacement surgeries.

An active member of a number of professional medical organizations including the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, (AOSSM), Dr. Sumida is also on staff at the Virginia Hospital Center, where he participates in student and resident education. Dr. Sumida serves as the team physician for Marshall High School.

Dr. Sumida and his wife, a rheumatologist, have three sons. In their leisure time, the Sumidas enjoy hiking, jogging, biking, and active participation in their church.

Education

  • BA, DePauw University
  • MD, University of Kentucky College of Medicine

Internship & Residency

  • General & Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kentucky College of Medicine

Fellowship

  • Sports Medicine, University of North Carolina

Board Certified

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Professional Distinctions

  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Virginia Orthopaedic Society
  • Medical Society of Virginia
  • Arlington County Medical Society

Areas of Specialization

  • Sports Medicine
  • Knee
  • Shoulder
  • Trauma
  • Total Joint Replacement
  • Children and Adolescents

Special Procedures/Techniques

  • Cartilage restoration
  • Knee ligament reconstruction
  • Shoulder instability
  • Hip
    • Total hip replacement – metal, ceramic
    • Minimally invasive hip replacement
    • Hemiarthroplasty of hip
  • Knee
    • Total knee replacement
    • Partial knee replacement
    • Bilateral knee replacement
    • Minimally invasive total knee replacement
    • Rotating platform total knee replacement
  • Shoulder
    • Total shoulder replacement
    • Hemiarthroplasty of shoulder

Team Physician for the following sports team(s):

  • Marshall High School

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