Sandesh Rao, MD
Washington Orthopaedics &
Dr. Sandesh Rao, a DC-area native, obtained his medical degree from Johns Hopkins School of Medicine and completed residencies there in internal medicine and orthopedic surgery. He then completed a fellowship in adult reconstruction at Rush University.
Dr. Rao specializes in joint reconstruction and replacements of the hip and knee, orthopedic trauma and fracture care, and management of general orthopedic ailments and injuries, with a special interest in complex and revision replacements.
Dr. Rao values a patient-centric approach with shared decision making with patients. Outside of work, Dr. Rao enjoys spending time with his wife and three children, and playing tennis, basketball, and football.