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Christopher P. Michetti, MD

Christopher P. Michetti, MD

Inova Medical Group

Board Certified Specialty: Surgical Critical Care, Surgery

Clinical Interest: Colon and Rectal Surgery, Colonoscopy, Gallbladder Surgery, Gastroenterology, Hernia Problems/Surgery and Treatments

Accepting new patients for: Surgical Critical Care, Surgery

Gender: Male

Languages: English

Physician Group

Inova Medical Group Surgical Services Clinic

Hospital Affiliations


Dr. Christopher Michetti is a trauma surgery, general surgery, and critical care physician, board certified in both general surgery and surgical critical care. He joins Inova Medical Group with over 12 years of clinical experience. He has a special interest in the management of surgical patients who need complex postoperative care, particularly in the intensive care unit, complex abdominal wall hernias and abdominal wall reconstruction, abdominal surgery in general and organ donation.

Currently, Dr. Michetti serves as an associate professor of surgery for the Virginia Commonwealth University Inova Campus, Medical Director of the Trauma Intensive Care Unit, and Program Director for the Surgical Critical Care Fellowship program. Dr. Michetti became interested in surgery because it enables him to take definitive action to help heal patients with major health problems that significantly effect their quality of life. His goal is to help his patients heal and recover mentally and physically so they can return to a more happy and healthy life.

A native of Philadelphia, Dr. Michetti currently resides in Northern Virginia with his family. In his spare time he likes to read, play the guitar, sketch and spend time with his family.


Medical Education:

  • Temple University School of Medicine 1994

Board Certification:

  • Surgical Critical Care
  • Surgery


  • Pinnacle Health Hospitals 7/1/1994-6/30/1999


  • University of California San Diego Trauma Critical Care 7/1/1999-6/30/2001

Areas of Interest

  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • Hernia Problems/Surgery and Treatments
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