Christopher  Raffo, M.D.

Christopher Raffo M.D. Physician


With a special interest in arthroscopic shoulder and arthroscopic knee surgery, Christopher Raffo, M.D. is fellowship trained and board certified in orthopaedic sports medicine. Also certified in orthopedic surgery, Dr. Raffo practices at the Maryland Orthopedic Specialists division of The Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics. 

Previously, Dr. Raffo has served as Head Team Physician for the Catholic University Cardinals and Assistant Team Physician for the Boston Celtics.

Areas Of Expertise

Adult and Pediatric Sports Medicine

Arthroscopic Shoulder and Knee Surgery


Adult and Pediatric Sports Medicine

Medical Degree

Georgetown University; Washington, D.C.


Georgetown University Hospital; Washington, D.C.


New England Baptist Hospital; Boston, MA


American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Certification of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine

Major Accomplishments

The Christopher J. Nye Award for Integrity, Leadership and Unselfish Dedication

Alpha Omega Alpha, Medical Honors Society

Instructor of Biomechanics for Georgetown University Hospital Residency Program

Hospital Affiliations

Shady Grove Adventist Hospital

Shady Grove Adventist Hospital

Affiliated Surgery Centers

Surgery Center of Chevy Chase