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Richard M Grossman, M.D.

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Arthroscopic Surgery, Fractures, Total Joint Replacement more


Washington Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

Appointment Phone: 301-657-1996
5454 Wisconsin Ave
Suite 1000
Chevy Chase, MD 20815 map
Phone: 301-657-1996 | Fax: 301-951-6160

Washington Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine

5215 Loughboro Road NW
Suite 200
Washington, DC 20016 map
Phone: 202-787-5601 | Fax: 202-787-5606


Dr. Richard M. Grossman is a clinical instructor of orthopaedic surgery at Georgetown University Hospital. He is board certified and practices out of Washington Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, located in Sibley Memorial Hospital’s Medical Building and Chevy Chase, MD. Dr. Grossman is an affiliate of Sibley Memorial Hospital and Georgetown University Hospital.

Dr. Grossman’s expertise is in arthroscopy of the knee and shoulder, fracture care, total joint replacement of the hip and knee, sprains and strains.

Dr. Grossman earned his undergraduate degree from Emory University. He earned his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine, where he also completed a residency in orthopaedic surgery. He then went on to complete a fellowship in total joint reconstruction and trauma and fracture care at the University of South Florida College of Medicine. Dr. Grossman was a founding member of Washington Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine.

Dr. Grossman consults for St. Alban’s in Washington, D.C. and The Bullis School in Potomac, MD, as well as the NFL Players Association. Previously, he was a team physician for the Washington Bullets/Wizards, the Washington Capitals, the Georgetown University athletic program and the Landon School. Dr. Grossman has been voted Top Doctor by Washingtonian Magazine since its inception, was named Bethesda Magazine’s Top Orthopedic Surgeon in 2008 and 2009 and was listed as Top MD by Consumers’ Checkbook Magazine in 2013. He is also a member of the Sports Medicine Society, the Sibley Memorial Hospital Medical Society and the Georgetown University Medical Society. more

Departments / Divisions

  • Surgery at Sibley Memorial Hospital



  • MD; Georgetown University School of Medicine (1980)


  • Orthopedic Surgery; MedStar Georgetown University Medical Center (1985)


  • University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine (1985)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Orthopedic Surgery) (1988)

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