Accessibility Tools

A. Brion Gardner, M.D.Orthopedic Surgeon General Orthopaedics,Sports Medicine
& Total Joint Replacement

A. Brion Gardner, M.D.


Dr. Gardner is a U. S. Navy veteran and a Board Certified Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He specializes in complex problems of the knee, hip, and shoulder to include fracture care, joint replacement, and arthroscopic surgery. He completed residency training at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, MD (the President’s Hospital) and received additional subspecialty board certification in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine while stationed at the Naval Hospital Camp LeJeune in North Carolina.

Dr. Gardner has received several military awards including the Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal during Operation Iraqi Freedom and again during Operation Enduring Freedom. He has been named a “Top Doctor” by Washingtonian Magazine as well as a “Top Doctor” by Northern Virginia Magazine from 2012 to 2019. He has been a guest medical analyst on multiple media outlets such as radio, TV, and the newspaper. Dr. Gardner is enthusiastic about all sports, fitness and wellness. He enjoys traveling with his wife and two sons, fishing, hunting, cycling, and running marathons.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Robotic Assisted Surgery
  • Direct Anterior THA


  • General Orthopaedics
  • Sports Medicine
  • Total Joint Replacement

Medical Degree

  • Emory University School of Medicine; Atlanta, GA


  • National Naval Medical Center; Bethesda, MD


  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery: Sports Medicine

Professional Associations

  • American Medical Association
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • National Medical Association
  • AANA
  • Virginia Medical Society
  • Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Washington Orthopaedic Society

Major Accomplishments

  • 12 years Navy Veteran
  • Featured contributor, Inside Story with Ray Suarez, Al Jazeera America, 2016
  • Contributed to
  • Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal
  • Guest expert on NFL Sirius Satellite Radio
  • Northern Virgina Magazine Top Doctor, 2012, 2013, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Washingtonian Magazine Top Doctor, 2014

Affiliated Hospital & Surgery Center

  • Advanced Surgery Center of Bethesda
  • Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
  • Novant Haymarket Medical Center
  • Novant Health Prince William Medical Center
  • Prince William Surgery Center
  • Northern Va Surgery Center
Hospital / Academic Affiliations
    • Novant Health Uva Health System
    • Inova health System
    • Fairfax Surgical Center
    • Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
    • Reston Hospital Center
    • Advanced Surgery Center of Bethesda LLC
    • Reston Surgery Center
    • Prince William Surgery Center
    • Surgical speciality center of MID-Atlantic