Christopher J. Cannova, MDOrthopaedic Surgeon

Christopher J. Cannova, MD

Completing his residency training in orthopaedic surgery at Georgetown University, Dr. Cannova followed this with a fellowship in Joint Reconstruction at the Hospital for Special Surgery/ Cornell University Medical Center in New York. This training included complex total joint replacement and revision total joint surgery. In addition, Dr. Cannova is specialty trained in the newest techniques of minimally invasive hip and knee replacement surgery including partial joint replacement, joint resurfacing, and alternative bearing joints. His areas of expertise are joint reconstruction and total joint replacement.


  • University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Kansas City, MO
  • BS in Biology (combined MD/BS)
  • 1998

Medical School

  • University of Missouri-Kansas City, School of Medicine
  • Kansas City, MO
  • Combined MD/BS 6yr program
  • 1998


  • Georgetown University Hospital
  • Washington DC
  • 2004


  • Hospital for Special Surgery
  • NY, NY
  • Adult Reconstructive Surgery
  • 2005

Professional Associations

  • AAOS
  • AMA


  • Joint Reconstruction and Total Joint Replacement

To contact Dr. Cannova’s office, feel free to visit: www.orthobethesda.com

Christopher J. Cannova, MDOrthopaedic Surgeon

The Camalier Building
10215 Fernwood Road
Physician Suite: # 506
Bethesda, Maryland 20817

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