Dr. Cassie G. Root, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Female • Age 36

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Hospital Quality

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Virginia Hospital Center - Arlington
1701 North George Mason Drive
Arlington, VA 22205

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Appointments & Offices

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Nirschl Orthopedic Center for Sports Medicine and Joint Reconstruction
Nirschl Orthopaedic Center for Sports Medicine and Joint Reconstruction
1715 N George Mason Dr Ste 504
Arlington, VA 22205
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    Dr. Root's Experience

    Dr. Root's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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    • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
    • Elbow Arthroscopy
    • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand & Elbow Microvascular Surgery
    • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand Reconstruction
    • Hand Surgery
    • Hand Tendon Repair
    • Steroid Injections
    • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
    • Wrist Surgery
    2
    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Arthritis of the Wrist
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • De Quervain's Disease
    • Dupuytren's Contracture
    • Elbow Bursitis
    • Elbow Disorders
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Finger Disorders
    • Finger Joint Sprain
    • Hand Conditions
    • Hand Fracture
    • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
    • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
    • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Trigger Finger
    • Wrist Cyst
    • Wrist Disorders
    • Wrist Fracture
    • Wrist Injuries
    • Wrist Pain
    • Wrist Sprain
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    Background Check for Dr. Root

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Virginia.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine

    Residency Hospital

    Hospital For Special Surgery

    Fellowship Hospital

    Washington University

    Undergraduate Schools

    Princeton University
    5

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Root & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Root's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Virginia Hospital Center - Arlington

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Root

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Root to family and friends

    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Root's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 14 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Root
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    14 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    14 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Office Locations

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    Nirschl Orthopedic Center for Sports Medicine and Joint Reconstruction
    Nirschl Orthopaedic Center for Sports Medicine and Joint Reconstruction
    1715 N George Mason Dr Ste 504
    Arlington, VA 22205
    (703) 525-2200 (Office)
    (703) 522-2603 (Fax)
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