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Garry W Ho, MD

Garry Ho, MD

Specialty

Board-certified specialties granted by an ABMS Member Board. Learn more about board certification.
Sports Medicine, Family Medicine

Years of Experience

17

Gender

Male

Languages

English
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About Garry Ho, MD

Dr. Garry Ho is a primary care physician board certified in family medicine and sports medicine. He joined Inova Health System in 2020 and has been practicing since 2003.

He has worked closely with several professional and collegiate organizations including the Washington Football Team, the D.C. Divas, the Washington Glory, U.S. Military Academy at West Point and the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis. He also enjoys teaching and mentoring medical students, residents, and sports medicine fellows.

Dr. Ho currently lives with his wife and two children in Vienna, VA. Outside of work, Dr. Ho likes martial arts and combative sports. His other interests are camping, hiking, in-line skating, mountain biking and paintball. He also likes computers, information technology and tactical gaming.

Accreditations/Memberships

  • Fellow, American Academy of Family Physicians
  • Member, American College of Sports Medicine
  • Member, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
  • Member, American Medical Athletic Association
  • Member, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • Member, American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • Member, British Association of Sports and Exercise Medicine
  • Member, National Athletic Trainer’s Association
  • Member, Society for Ultrasound in Medical Education
  • Member, Virginia Academy of Family Physicians

Publications

  • "Neck pain" South-Paul JE, Matheny SC, Lewis EL, eds. CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment in Family Medicine, 4 (2015): 261-267. Print.
  • "AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ Study Guide" Monterey: Healthy Learning 2 (2015): 165-600. Print.
  • "AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2015): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Preparticipation Evaluation and Traumatic Brain Injury. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2015): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Hip and Pelvis Soft Tissue Anatomy. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2015): http://www.amssm.org.
  • Ho G. Morel-Lavallee Lesion in Sports. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review. [PDF document and World Wide Web at URL: http://www.amssm.org]. American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2015).
  • "Posterior Interosseous Nerve Injury. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2015): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Shoulder and Upper Arm Soft Tissue Anatomy. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2014): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Traumatic Brain Injury. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2014): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Iselin’s Disease. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2014): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Casting, Splinting, and Bracing. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2014): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Ultrasound Needle Guidance. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2014): http://www.amssm.org.
  • Delasobera BE, Ho G, Howard TM. Ultrasound-guided injection and aspiration of ganglion cysts in the wrist. In: Malanga G, Mautner K, et al. eds. Atlas of Ultrasound-Guided Musculoskeletal Injections. New York: McGraw-Hill: 2014. 112-115 pages.
  • "Lactate Kinetics. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2013): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Muscle Fiber Types. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2013): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Lateral Epicondylopathy. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2013): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Fibular Fractures. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2013): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Obturator Nerve Entrapment. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2013): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Greater trochanteric pain syndrome: more than bursitis and iliotibial-tract friction" Current Sports Medicine Reports. 11.5 (2012): 232-238. Print.
  • "AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ Study Guide" Healthy Learning. (2012): 262-269. Print.
  • "Ankle rehabilitation. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2012): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Achilles tendinopathy. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2012): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Prepatellar bursitis. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2012): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Pronator syndrome. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2012): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Soft tissue anatomy of the shoulder. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2012): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Soft tissue anatomy of the knee. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2011): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Biomechanics of overhead throwing. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2011): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Segond fracture. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2011): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Radial tunnel syndrome. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2011): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Adhesive capsulitis. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2011): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Neck pain" South-Paul JE, Matheny SC, Lewis EL, eds. CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment in Family Medicine. 3 (2011): 267-275. Print.
  • "Dental injuries in sports. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2010): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Shoulder rehabilitation. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2010): http://www.amssm.org
  • "Triangular fibrocartilage complex injuries. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2010): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "De Quervain’s tenosynovitis. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2010): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Perilunate dislocations. AMSSM Sports Medicine CAQ In-Service Training Examination and Board Review" American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (2010): http://www.amssm.org.
  • "Abdominal pain in a female runner" Current Sports Medicine Reports 9.2 (2010): 99-102. Print.
  • Devilbiss Z, Hess M, *Ho G*. Myositis ossificans in sport: a review. Current Sports Medicine Reports. 2018 September; 17 (9): 290-295. PMID: 30204632
  • Thomas BJ, *Ho GWK*, Yu TJ, Henne MI,. Medical Issues in American Football: Eyes, Teeth, and Skin. Am J Orthop. 2016 September; 45(6): 377-382. PMID: 27737284
  • Yu TJ, Lawhorn KW, *Ho GWK*. Is the argument for Autograft versus Allograft ACL Reconstruction settled? Sport Rev J. 2016; 2(1): 20-22.
  • Delasobera BE, *Ho GWK*, Howard TM, Shelley N, Howell J, Robinson S. A Retrospective Look at the Benefits of Platelet Rich Plasma in Tendinopathies Based on Anatomical Site and Number of Treatment Sessions. Ann Sports Med Res 2016; 3(3): 1066.

Background

Medical Education

Georgetown University School of Medicine 2003

Residency

Inova Fairfax Hospital
Training Specialty: Family Practice
7/1/2003 - 6/30/2006

Fellowships

Virginia Sportsmedicine Institute
Training Specialty: Sports Medicine
7/1/2006 - 6/30/2007

Board Certification

Sports Medicine, Family Medicine

Hospital Affliation

Inova Physician Referral Services

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Physician referrals will be based on your referral needs and preferences of location, specialty, and rotation availability of the physician.

The physicians on our referral panel are independent practitioners or physician employees. The independent practitioners are not employees, agents or representatives of Inova and are solely responsible for their provision of medical care to you.