Joseph Hartwich, MD

Joseph Hartwich, MD

Joseph Hartwich, MD

Joseph Hartwich, MD

Specialty
Pediatric Surgery, Surgery
Years of Experience
18
Clinical Interests
Cancer, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Robotic Surgery
Gender
Male
Locations

8260 Willow Oaks Dr
625
Fairfax, VA 22031

Phone
Fax
571-665-6834

7601 Lewinsville Rd
440
McLean, VA 22102

Phone
Fax
703-752-1105

About Joseph Hartwich, MD

Dr. Joseph Hartwich is a specialty care physician board certified in general and pediatric surgery at Inova.

Dr. Hartwich has specific interest in the surgical care of newborn infants and pediatric surgical oncology. He is trained in the most up-to-date minimally invasive techniques to ensure a rapid recovery after every child’s surgery. As a pediatric surgeon, he restricts his practice to children alone, ranging from premature neonates to adolescents, and specializes in surgical diseases affecting children.

After graduating from medical school at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Dr. Hartwich attended a general surgery residency at Virginia Commonwealth University (Medical College of Virginia) in Richmond. While in residency, he also spent time as a clinical research fellow at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis, TN. During his fellowship at St. Jude, he developed a passion for the surgical care and treatment of children with cancer. Following residency, he attended Hasbro Children’s Hospital (Brown University) in Providence, RI, for his pediatric surgery fellowship. During his time in fellowship, he learned specialized skills to care for infants and premature babies.

Dr. Hartwich has been in practice in the Northern Virginia area for over eight years, first in private practice and then as a member of Inova L.J. Murphy Children’s Hospital. At Inova, Dr. Hartwich enjoys being part of a large and collaborative team focused on the care and needs of our youngest patients. He is proud to be a member of the American College of Surgeons verified Level I Children’s Surgery Center at Inova and maintains several leadership roles within the hospital.

Outside the office, Dr. Hartwich enjoys outdoor activities with his family and three dogs and cheering on the Florida Gators. He is grateful to live in Northern Virginia and call this area his home.

Medical School
University of Florida College of Med.
Residencies
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Training Specialty: Surgery, General
7/1/2006 - 6/30/2013
Fellowships
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Training Specialty: Surgery
7/1/2008 - 6/30/2010
Hasbro Children's Hospital
Training Specialty: Pediatric Surgery
7/1/2013 -
Hospital Affiliations

Patient Reviews

About Patient Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to physician related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score. Comments are gathered from our Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.