About Dr. George Aguiar Jr MD

Dr. George Aguiar Jr, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Bethesda, MD, with another office in Reston, VA. He has 24 years of experience. His specialties include Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery. He speaks English.

Dr. Aguiar has received 4 awards.

Rating Overview

66 Ratings with 25 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. George Aguiar Jr is Excellent. Dr. George Aguiar Jr has been rated by 66 patients. From those 66 patients 25 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. George Aguiar Jr is 4.6 of 5.0 stars.


Dr. George Aguiar Jr has 2 locations

6430 Rockledge Dr Ste 110
Bethesda, MD 20817
1850 Town Center Pkwy Ste 400
Reston, VA 20190


Dr. George Aguiar Jr has the following 2 specialties

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. George Aguiar Jr has the following 14 expertise

  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Herniated Disc
  • Sports Medicine
  • Hip Surgery
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Laminectomy
  • Scoliosis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Joint Replacement
  • Surgery
  • Bone Fracture
  • Arthroscopy

Board Certifications

Dr. George Aguiar Jr is Board Certified in 2 specialties

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Excellent Experience

Dr. Aguiar is an excellent orthopedic doctor. He is thorough, caring, and does not rush you. His staff is Very professional. I would highly recommend him.

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True Professional

Excellent Doctor; very knowledgeable and possesses a wonderful demeanor to allay all fears.

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Dr. Aguiar is awesome!

My mom was a patient of Dr. Aguiar’s for over eleven years until she recently passed away at the age of 94. She adored his bedside manner, his caring attitude, and his professional care. In fact, so do I. I highly recommend Dr. Aguiar. He’s wonderful!

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The office was very professional

The doctor ask question and got right to the point with the X-ray and it was a wonderful day.

Wait time
5 minutes
Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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Expert, friendly orthopedic medical doctor

Dr Aguiar is one of the very finest medical doctors I have met—regardless of location or specialty. He listens, assesses, explains and treats you as if you are important. I am, as far as I’m concerned! A great doctor with an engaging personality.

Wait time
10 minutes
Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
Accurate Diagnosis
Bedside Manner
Spends Time with Me
Appropriate Follow-up
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  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2010, 2011, 2014, 2017, 2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2017, 2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • On-Time Doctor Award

    On-Time Doctor Award (2016, 2017, 2018)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly is America's trusted source for the identification of Top Doctors. Their physician-led research team reviews and screens the credentials of tens of thousands of physicians who are nominated by their peers annually, via a nationwide online process, before selecting those physicians who are regionally or nationally among the very best in their medical specialties. Castle Connolly believes strongly that Top Doctors Make a Difference™.

  • Education

    24 Years Experience

  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1995

  • Dr. George Aguiar Jr Accepts the Following Insurance

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Aetna Innovation Health
    • Aetna VA Signature Gold HMO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem HealthKeepers HMO POS
    • Anthem KeyCare PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst BCBS
    • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
    • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
    • CareFirst Maryland POS
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry - Southside Tier 2
    • Coventry DE PPO
    • Coventry Southern Health PPO
    • Coventry Virginia - HMO
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • Optima Health
    • Optima Health OptimaFit Direct HMO
    • Optima Vantage HMO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO

More about Dr. George Aguiar Jr

Certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery as having a specialty in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Dr. Aguiar has a special interest in knees and shoulders. He graduated with a BS in Biology from Georgetown University in Washington, DC, and then continued his education at the Georgetown University School of Medicine where he earned his medical degree and was named to Alpha Omega Alpha. With a love for the DC area, Dr. Aguiar stayed at Georgetown to complete his surgical internship and orthopaedic residency. Raised in New York City and fluent in Spanish, Dr. George Aguiar was drawn to the field of orthopaedics out of a desire to help improve and change the lives of patients with acute and chronic injuries. Intrigued by the constant challenge to stay abreast of the latest technologies and procedures within the orthopaedic specialty, Dr. Aguiar enjoys interacting daily with patients and using his surgical skills to improve patient disabilities. Dr. Aguiar has tailored his practice to include primarily sports medicine and adult knee and shoulder reconstruction. With extensive experience in total hip and knee replacements, Dr. Aguiar’s special interests also include arthroscopic rotator cuff and labral repairs, ACL reconstruction with grafts, arthroscopic shoulder instability repair, ankle arthroscopy, and total knee replacements. As coordinator of the Educational Cadaver Labs for Commonwealth Orthopaedics, Dr. Aguiar is involved in training surgical residents in the latest orthopaedic procedures and instructing residents at Georgetown University. Dr. Aguiar is also active with area hospitals and serves as the Chairman of Orthopedics at Reston Hospital Center. Additionally, he is team physician for Langley High School and regularly devotes time to seeing athletes at school. Dr. Aguiar is married to a nurse practitioner, and together they have six children.

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