Christopher Michetti, M.D.
Inova Medical Group
Specialty: Surgical Critical Care, General Surgery
Clinical Interest: Breast Surgery, Colonoscopy, Critical Care, Gallbladder Surgery
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Inova Medical Group Surgical Services
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 1994
Board Certification: Surgical Critical Care, General Surgery
Residency: Pinnacle Health Hospitals 1999
Fellowship: University of California San Diego 2001