Welcome to Maryland Orthopedic Institute, a Division of Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics, LLC. Dr. Christopher M. Farrell and his staff created the Maryland Orthopedic Institute to focus on restoring each patient to a full and active life while providing superior orthopedic care in a patient centered, caring environment.

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Award Winning Dr. Farrell specializes in hip and knee replacements, sports injuries of the knee and general orthopedics.

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Christopher Farrell, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgery located in Bethesda, MD

Christopher M. Farrell, MD is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon serving patients in and around Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Farrell is honored to have the opportunity to change lives for the better and finds his work deeply fulfilling.

Dr. Farrell’s educational journey began at Georgetown University, where he earned his Bachelor of Science. He went on to study at Georgetown School of Medicine, where he received his MD in 1999. He then completed his residency at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota.

He continued refining his skills through two fellowships; one in joint reconstruction at Hospital for Special Surgery/Weill Medical College of Cornell University, and one in sports medicine with a focus on the knee at the Insall Scott Kelly Institute at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City.

Through his practice at Maryland Orthopedic Institute, Dr. Farrell offers the latest innovations in joint health and surgical intervention. While he has fellowship training in hip and knee procedures, Dr. Farrell also offers broad experience in all aspects of joint health.

State-of-the-art medical technology plays a central role at Maryland Orthopedic Institute. Whether you need targeted imaging, fracture repair, arthroscopic joint repair, or a complete joint replacement, you can rest assured that your treatment will be completed using the highest quality medical technology available.

At Maryland Orthopedic Institute, you’re treated like a person, not just a patient. Dr. Farrell strives to provide customized treatment plans that address your specific needs and goals. The focus is always on reaching an outcome that improves your life and allows you to pursue the things you love most.

If you’re ready to get started, schedule a consultation with Dr. Farrell at Maryland Orthopedic Institute today. Online scheduling is an option or call the office to schedule an appointment.

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Maryland Orthopedic Institute

Christopher M. Farrell, MD is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon serving patients in and around Bethesda, Maryland. Dr. Farrell is honored to have the opportunity to change lives for the better and finds his work deeply fulfilling.

Dr. Farrell’s educational journey began at Georgetown University, where he earned his Bachelor of Science. He went on to study at Georgetown School of Medicine, where he received his MD in 1999. He then completed his residency at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota.

He continued refining his skills through two fellowships; one in joint reconstruction at Hospital for Special Surgery/Weill Medical College of Cornell University, and one in sports medicine with a focus on the knee at the Insall Scott Kelly Institute at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City.

Through his practice at Maryland Orthopedic Institute, Dr. Farrell offers the latest innovations in joint health and surgical intervention. While he has fellowship training in hip and knee procedures, Dr. Farrell also offers broad experience in all aspects of joint health.

State-of-the-art medical technology plays a central role at Maryland Orthopedic Institute. Whether you need targeted imaging, fracture repair, arthroscopic joint repair, or a complete joint replacement, you can rest assured that your treatment will be completed using the highest quality medical technology available.

At Maryland Orthopedic Institute, you’re treated like a person, not just a patient. Dr. Farrell strives to provide customized treatment plans that address your specific needs and goals. The focus is always on reaching an outcome that improves your life and allows you to pursue the things you love most.

If you’re ready to get started, schedule a consultation with Dr. Farrell at Maryland Orthopedic Institute today. Online scheduling is an option or call the office to schedule an appointment.


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Congratulations to Dr. Christopher M. Farrell for being voted a Bethesda Magazine's 2019 Top Doctor and a Washingtonian 2017 Top Doctor as an Orthopedic Surgeon by his peers!

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Dr. Farrell specializes in hip and knee replacement and sports medicine of the knee.

    

Accepted Insurance Providers

We accept most major insurances. **We do not accept Community Plan** **Please call our office or check with your insurance to determine if we participate**

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
CareFirst
Cigna
Corvel
Golden Rule
Johns Hopkins EHP
Medicare
United Health Care

Why Choose US?


"Dr Farrell is the best orthopedist out there. He has helped me and my two sons on multiple occasions. I refer all my friends and family there."

-Verified Patient, Vitals

"I would give Dr. Farrell 5 stars plus. He is kind and caring as well as a brilliant diagnostician and physician."

-Verified Patient, Vitals

"I would give Dr. Farrell 5 stars plus. He is kind and caring as well as a brilliant diagnostician and physician."

-Verified Patient, Vitals

"Dr. Farrell is kind, approachable, available, patient and above all extremely knowledgeable. He really listens and provides care in the best interest of the patient."

-Verified Patient, Vitals

 

"He is kind and caring and clearly has my health and recovery in his best interest. I highly recommend him to all my friends and family."

-Verified Patient, Vitals

"I recommend him to all my friends and their children. Everyone has been extremely happy with him."

-Verified Patient, Vitals

"I saw him because I was experiencing hip pain. He determined the problem was not orthopedic but was in fact a complication of other medicine I was taking."

-Verified Patient, Healthgrades