Dr. Raymond Thal, MD

Dr. Raymond Thal, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 59
(18)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Raymond Thal, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Reston, VA. He is 59 years old and has been practicing for 34 years.

1860 Town Center Dr Ste 300

Reston, VA 20190

Contact Information

(703) 435-6604

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthSmart
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
high
more than 90% of peers
Knee Disorders
high
more than 84% of peers
Glenoid Labrum Tear
high
more than 82% of peers

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
2

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia

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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Loyola University
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Long Island Jewish Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Orthopaedic Research of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Orthopedic Research Of Virginia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thal's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thal to family and friends
4.8
based on 18 total reviews (10 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Thal's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

Some years ago, Dr Thal helped my son, who was a high school baseball pitcher at the time, with elbow issues. He treated the injury conservatively and Sean made it back to the starting line-up. Dr. Thal is now treating my sore knees, and I trust his advice and care. My experience is that the whole...more
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in Herndon, VA, |
Dr. Thal is one of the best doctors II know. He is compassionate and I would recommend him to friends and family.
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in Centreville, VA |
We took our 16 year old son to see Dr. Thal about a shoulder injury from basketball. Dr. Thal was great about explaining what the problem was, how the injury would have happened, what all the options were, and his best recommendation. We opted for surgery (to be done next week) to get this taken...more
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in Herndon, VA |
Ray saved my life. Best orthopedic surgeon ever. Years ago, I had a catastrophic bike accident and horrible functionality in my right shoulder/arm. I consulted with 3 orthopedic surgeons. Ray inspired the most confident. We did the operation 3 days later and I started rehab on the fourth day. ...more
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in Reston, VA |
Dr. Thal was very thorough and caring. His office was very well run and everyone was quite helpful
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Thal accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    KeyCare PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HealthSmart
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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