Dr. Christopher Cannova, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 42

10215 Fernwood Rd Ste 506
Bethesda, MD 20817
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Dr. Cannova's Experience

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Dr. Cannova's Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Procedures Dr. Cannova Performs

  • Arm Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
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Sibley Memorial Hospital
5255 Loughboro Rd NW
Washington, DC 20016
Suburban Hospital
8600 Old Georgetown Rd
Bethesda, MD 20814

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Ortho Bethesda
Ortho Bethesda
10215 Fernwood Rd Ste 506
Bethesda, MD 20817
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    Dr. Cannova's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Arm Surgery
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Fracture Care
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Hip Resurfacing
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
    • Spinal Nerve Block
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    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    Background Check for Dr. Cannova

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Maryland.
    • 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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Missouri--Kansas City School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    Georgetown University Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cannova & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Cannova's Hospital Quality

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    • Sibley Memorial Hospital

    • Suburban Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.1
    • 26 responses
    • 2 reviews

    4.1 out of 5

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    1 out of 5
    - in Bethesda, MD |

    He is not responsive to phone calls and does not properly review the risks prior to surgery. His office demeanor is friendly. Results of surgery he performed have not been good. The likely reason is that placement of the device during total knee replacement surgery was not done precisely correctly.

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    5 out of 5
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    Great doctor! I was totally satisfied with my total hip replacement. Recovery has been uneventful and much faster than I'd anticipated. Partners seamlessly with hospital staff at Suburban for an overall excellent result.

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    Ortho Bethesda
    10215 Fernwood Rd Ste 506
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 530-1010 (Office)
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