Noah Raizman M.D. Physician


Dr. Noah Raizman, M.D. specializes in hand and upper extremity surgery at the Orthopaedic Medicine and Surgery division in Washington, D.C., with a particular interest in minimally invasive approaches to hand and elbow surgeries for carpal tunnel syndrome, cubital tunnel syndrome and Dupuytren's contracture. As an athlete himself, Dr. Raizman is also interested in sports medicine. He has participated in the care of many professional athletes, including active players on the PGA Tour, the Boston Red Sox, Tampa Bay Rays, Cleveland Indians and Cleveland Cavaliers and has also provided care for the Division 1 collegiate hockey championships, George Washington University athletics, D.C. high school football games and the Marine Corps Marathon.

Areas Of Expertise

Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

Total Joint Replacement 

Sports Medicine

Orthopaedic Trauma

Nerve Reconstruction 


Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

General Orthopaedic Surgery

Shoulder and Elbow Surgery

Medical Degree

Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons; New York, NY


George Washington University; Washington, D.C.


Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland; Cleveland, OH


American Board of Independent Medical Examiners

Professional Associations

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

American Association for Surgery of the Hand

Washington Hand Society

Washington Orthopaedic Society 

Major Accomplishments

Awarded a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Fellowship and a Doris Duke Clinical Research Fellowship

Has written several scholarly articles and book chapters on hand surgery, shoulder and sports medicine, and has presented research at numerous regional and national meetings.

Washington Hospital Center Nurse's Collaboration Award, 2008

Sigma Xi, 1999

Phi Beta Kappa, 1999

Sports Medicine of Baseball, 2012

Hospital Affiliations

George Washington University Hospital

Georgetown University Hospital

Sibley Memorial Hospital

Suburban Hospital

Affiliated Surgery Centers

Capital Orthopaedic Surgery Center

Massachusetts Avenue Surgery Center