Dr. David J. Novak, MD

Dr. David J. Novak, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon at OrthoVirginia

Meet Dr. David J. Novak, MD

Dr. Novak is a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon with OrthoVirginia.

He is an expert in sports medicine, and treats shoulder and knee conditions in children and adults alike. Dr. Novak commonly performs rotator cuff repairs, shoulder stabilizations, ACL reconstructions, meniscus repairs, and joint reconstructions.

Dr. Novak at a Glance

  • Dr. Novak is committed to leading-edge orthopedic care; he participates in clinical research, and trains other orthopedic surgeons at national gatherings.
  • He has served as the NFL’s Washington Redskins team physician.

Dr. Novak is dedicated to treating your bone and joint pain, so you can get back to everyday activity.

Dr. Novak is a member of OrthoVirginia.

Directions to our primary location in

Mclean, VA

How Dr. David J. Novak, MD Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Sports Medicine Physician


  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • M.D., Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC
  • Fellowship: Sports Medicine and Arthoscopy, Southern California Orthopedic Institute


  • ACL Tear
  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injuries
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Arthritis of the Knee
  • Biceps Tendon Tear
  • Fractures
  • Knee Injuries
  • Meniscus Tears
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Shoulder Dislocations
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Wrist Fractures


  • Achilles Tendon Repair
  • Ankle Fracture Repair
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Biceps Repair
  • Cartilage Reconstruction
  • Distal Radius Fracture Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Knee Reconstruction
  • Meniscal Transplant Surgery
  • Osteochondritis Repair
  • Partial Knee Replacement Surgery
  • Partial Knee Resurfacing
  • Pediatric ACL
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
  • Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision ACL Reconstruction
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Fracture Surgery
  • Shoulder Hemiarthroplasty
  • Shoulder Labral Repair
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Shoulder Replacement

What Patients are Saying About Dr. David J. Novak, MD

  • "I was impressed with each and every level of my care; from the receptionist all the way up to Dr. Novak."
    — Patient Satisfaction Survey Comment
  • "Dr. Novak was awesome. Not only did he treat my problem, he also gave me advice for treatment of an older unrelated injury. Outstanding all around. I will be back to get that old injury checked out."
    — Patient Satisfaction Survey Comment

Accolades for Dr. David J. Novak, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Fellowship, Sports Medicine & Arthroscopy - Southern California Orthopedic Institute
  • Fellowship, Family Practice Sports Medicine Fellowship - Orthopedic Faculty, VCU, Fairfax, VA
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Professional Affiliations

  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Virginia Orthopaedic Society
  • Medical Society of Virginia
  • Member, NFL Team Physicians Society

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopaedic Sports Medicine


  • Northern Virginia Magazine Top Doctor: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Washingtonian Magazine Top Doctor: 2015 and 2016

Office Information for Dr. David J. Novak, MD

8180 Greensboro Drive
Suite 300
McLean, VA 22102
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Primary Location:

8180 Greensboro Drive
Suite 300
McLean, VA 22102


Monday: 8:30 - 4:30
Tuesday: 8:30 - 4:30
Wednesday: 8:30 - 4:30
Thursday: 8:30 - 4:30
Friday: 8:30 - 4:30

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Insurance Accepted

  • Most Insurance Providers Accepted

Additional Locations

3620 Joseph Siewick Drive
Suite 100
Fairfax, VA 22033
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Profile last updated: August 29, 2017. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.