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Dr. Joseph O'Brien, MD

Dr. Joseph O'Brien, MD

Age 46 Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery M

Telehealth available

Accepting New Patients


Dr. Joseph O'Brien, MD is a minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Arlington, VA. He currently practices at OrthoBethesda and is affiliated with Sibley Memorial Hospital. He accepts multiple insurance plans, including Medicare. Dr. O'Brien is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery.


  1. OrthoBethesda

    1. 1
      The Washington Spine & Scoliosis Institute at OrthoBethesda
      1635 N George Mason Dr Ste 180, Arlington, VA 22205 (301) 530-1010
    2. 2
      10215 Fernwood Rd Ste 506, Bethesda, MD 20817 (301) 530-1010


Spanish, English


  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine, Fellowship Hospital — 2007
  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine, Internship Hospital — 2002

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Johns Hopkins HealthCare LLC
  • Medicare
  • National Association of Letter Carriers (NALC)
  • Priority Partners
  • UnitedHealthCare

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I went through nearly a dozen other doctors and three years of excruciating pain that I was told was in my head. Dr. O'Brien examined me and recommended surgery. I woke up from the surgery with the pain already gone and recovery has been easy.
faith lewis — Jun 15, 2020
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Hospital Affiliations

  • Sibley Memorial Hospital
  • Suburban Hospital
  • Virginia Hospital Center