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8110 Gatehouse Road, Falls Church, VA 22042

Christopher P Michetti, MD

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Christopher Michetti, MD


Board-certified specialties granted by an ABMS Member Board. Learn more about board certification.
Surgery, Surgical Critical Care

Clinical Interest

Areas of special interest identified by the physician or additional training completed.
Colonoscopy, Colorectal Surgery, Gallbladder Surgery, Hernia Problems/Surgery and Treatments

Years of Experience





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About Christopher Michetti, MD

Dr. Christopher Michetti is a trauma and general surgeon, and critical care physician, board certified in both general surgery and surgical critical care. He joined Inova Medical Group in 2001. 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, general abdominal surgery and organ donation.

Dr. Michetti is the Associate Chief of Trauma/Acute Care Surgery, Professor of Surgery at the Inova Campus of the VCU School of Medicine, and is privileged to help serve the larger trauma community in his leadership roles with the American Trauma Society and American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. He became interested in surgery because it enables him to take definitive action to help heal patients with major health problems that significantly affect 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.


Medical Education

Temple University School of Medicine 1994


PinnacleHealth System
7/1/1994 - 6/30/1999


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

Board Certification

Surgery, Surgical Critical Care

Hospital Affiliation

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