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Christopher J. Cannova, MD

Joint Reconstruction and Total Joint Replacement

Areas of Focus: Hip, Knee, Joint Replacement

Locations: Bethesda

About Dr. Cannova

Completing his residency training in orthopedic 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 of total joint surgery. In addition, Dr. Cannova is a 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.


  • Joint Reconstruction
  • Total Joint Replacement

As Seen In



Hospital for Special Surgery
New York, NY


Georgetown University Hospital
Washington, DC

Medical School

University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Kansas City, MO


University of Missouri-Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Hospital Privileges

Dr. Cannova performs surgery at Suburban Hospital, Sibley Memorial Hospital, and Bethesda Chevy Chase Surgery Center.

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