Marc D. Connell, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in Sports Medicine and Joint Replacement. After completing residency training at Georgetown University and a fellowship in Sports Medicine at Yale University in 1993, Dr. Connell joined Washington Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. He is president and managing partner of the practice.
Dr. Connell serves as a team physician for a number of professional sports clubs. Currently, he is the head team physician for the Washington Wizards basketball team as well as a team physician for the Washington Capitals hockey team. He is a former head team physician for the Washington Mystics women’s basketball team. In addition, he was the chief medical officer for World Cup Soccer and Olympic Soccer.
Dr. Connell is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery and is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.
Practice and Privileges
- President, Washington Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, 2006—present
- Partner, Washington Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, 1993—present
- Fellowship, Yale University Sports Medicine, New Haven, Conn., 1992—1993
- Residency, Orthopaedic Surgery, Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, D.C., 1987—1992
- MD, Georgetown University Medical School, Washington, D.C., 1984—1986
- MS, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 1981—1983
- BA, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C., 1977—1981
Team Physician/Orthopaedic Consultant
- Team physician, Washington Wizards, 1993—present
- Head team physician, Washington Wizards, 2006—present
- Team physician, Washington Capitals
- Head team physician, Washington Mystics, 1997—2007
- Chief medical officer, World Cup Soccer, 1994
- Chief medical officer, Olympic Soccer, 1996
- American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
- Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
- The Cabaud Award, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, 1993
- Archdiocesan Health Care Network Award for Pro Bono Orthopaedic Surgery Service, 2002
- Trustee, The Norwood School, Bethesda, Md., 2005—present
- President, Georgetown Clinical Society, 2001—2003
- Georgetown Clinical Society, 1993—2003
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