Northern Virginia Physicians

Thomas A. Martinelli, MD

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Carol and Trudy - Knee Replacement

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Ken - Meniscal Repair and Transplantation

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Special Procedures

  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement
  • Partial (Unicondylar) Knee Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision Hip & Knee Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement

Board Certified

  • Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and Training

  • BS, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York
  • Medical Degree: MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine


  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Georgetown University Medical Center


  • Orthopaedic Surgery, Georgetown University Medical Center

Professional Organizations

  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Fellow, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • Strathmore’s Who’s Who
  • Alpha Omega Alpha

Hospital Affiliations

  • Inova Alexandria Hospital
  • Inova Surgery Center/Springfield
  • OrthoVirginia Outpatient Surgery Center
  • Potomac View Surgery Center LLC


  • Voted a "Top Doctor" by:
    Virginia Living Magazine 2018
    Northern Virginia Magazine 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
    Washingtonian Magazine 2005, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016
    Washington Consumers’ Checkbook Magazine 2007

Team Affiliations

  • Episcopal High School (assist)
  • Falls Church High School Team Physician
  • Lake Braddock Team Physician
  • St. Stephen’s/St. Agnes High School (assist)