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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
42 years of experience
Accepting new patients
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Frank Pettrone is Good. Dr. Pettrone has been reviewed by 17 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 3.5
Courteous Staff 3.6
Accurate Diagnosis 3.0
Bedside Manner 3.0
Spends Time with Me 2.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Frank Pettrone, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sports Medicine
  • Tennis Elbow

Education & Awards

Dr. Pettrone graduated from Georgetown University, Washington. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2015)


Dr. Pettrone has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Inova Fairfax Hospital 
  • Virginia Hospital Center 


  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Frank A Pettrone MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 42 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Frank A. Pettrone practice?
Dr. Frank Pettrone has 2 office locations.
Dr. Frank Pettrone practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Arlington, VA.
Additional practice locations include: Vienna, VA.
See Arlington Orthopedic Surgeons.