Alexander Rostam Kheradi, MD| Sports Medicine, Emergency Medicine | MedStar Health

Alexander Rostam Kheradi, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.9 out of 5 (50 reviews)

Specialties: Sports Medicine, Emergency Medicine

Languages: English

About me

Notice to patients: Eff. April 18, 2023 Dr. Kheradi's McLean office has moved to 1420 Beverly Road, McLean VA 22101, phone number (703) 288-2790

Dr. Kheradi is double boarded in Sports Medicine and Emergency medicine. He believes in providing high quality, individualized, whole-person care. His experience includes evaluating and treating patients from the initial injury to complete resolution and healing. He has a passion for education and working with patients to make them stronger and more resilient than before their injury. He focuses on maximizing function with both active and passive interventions.

He recieved his Undergratuate and Medical Degrees from Wake Forest University, where he then was accepted into the MedStar Georgetown/Washington Hospital Center Emergency Medicine Residency Program. After graduating residency in 2015, he served in the United States Air Force as a Critical Care Air Transport Physician serving overseas twice in his four years of active duty. 

After his military service Dr. Kheradi was accepted into the MedStar Georgetown University Sports Medicine Fellowship where he trained in orthopedic injuries, sideline medicine, regenerative and rehabilitative medicine, and musculoskeletal ultrasound. 

Boards: American Board of Emergency Medicine, CAQ-Sports Medicine

Appointments: Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine Georgetown University School of Medicine

Affiliations: Consultant Washington Capitals Hockey, Lead Team Physician Gallaudet University, Lead Comapny Physician The Washington Ballet, Faculty Georgetown University Sports Medicine Fellowship, Faculty National Capitol Sports Medicine Consortium

Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Achilles Tendon Disorders
  • Adductor Muscle Injury
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
  • Apophysitis
  • Arm Fracture
  • Arthritis Of Knee
  • Athletic Pubalgia
  • Back Pain
  • Bicep Injury
  • Biceps Tendonitis
  • Calf Muscle Injury
  • Calf Pain
  • Concussion
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Elbow
  • Degenerative Spine Pain
  • Elbow Arthritis
  • Extensor Tendon Laceration
  • Foot Arthritis
  • Gamekeeper's Thumb
  • Hand Tendon Injury
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Labrum
  • Little League Elbow
  • Little League Shoulder
  • Lower Back Pain
  • Meniscal Tear, Age Greater Than 50
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Metatarsalgia
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuropathic Arthritis
  • Novel Coronavirus
  • Nutrition And Supplement Issues
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Popliteal Cyst
  • Radial Nerve Neuropathy
  • Relative Energy Deficiency In Sport
  • Rotator Cuff Disorders
  • Rotator Cuff Impingement
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Sacroiliitis
  • Sciatica
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Snapping Hip Syndrome
  • Sports Related Concussion
  • Stress Fractures
  • Tendinitis Of The Elbow
  • Tendinitis Of The Hand
  • Tendinopathy
  • Tendonitis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tricep Injury
  • Trigger Finger
  • Unsteady Gait
  • Wrist Arthritis
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Procedures I perform

  • Acupressure
  • Cortisone Injection
  • Gait Analysis
  • Gait Therapies
  • Greater Trochanter Steroid Injection
  • Mri Of The Lower Leg
  • Nerve Block
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Orthopedic Stem Cell Injection In The Knee
  • Pain Management
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injection
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injection Of The Hip
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injection Of The Knee
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injection Of The Shoulder
  • Platelet Rich Plasma Injection (PRP) Of The Elbow
  • Sacroiliac Joint Block
  • Sports Related Cardiovascular Assessment
  • Sports Related Concussion Testing
  • Sports Related Health Analysis
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Trigger Point Massage
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Repair
  • Viscosupplementation
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Practice locations

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1420 Beverly Road
Suite 200
McLean, VA, 22101


Fax 703-288-2799

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3610 King Street
Suite D
Alexandria, VA, 22302


Fax 844-344-5124

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5454 Wisconsin Avenue
Floor 1
Bethesda, MD, 20815


Fax 301-657-4678

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3064 Waldorf Market Place
Waldorf, MD, 20603


Fax 301-932-5961

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Fax 301-932-5961

228 7th Street Southeast
Washington, DC, 20003


Fax 202-698-0794

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MedStar Medical Group accepts most major health insurance plans. If you are uncertain as to whether your individual health insurance plan is accepted at MedStar Medical Group, please call your insurance company.

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature-Added Choice
    • Kaiser Permanente Select
    • Aetna Better Health of Maryland
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)"
    • UnitedHealthcare and AARP Medicare Complete Plans/ UHC Group Medicare Advantage Plans HMO, POS, PPO"
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • Medicare Fee for Service
    • Cigna HealthSpring Medicare Advantage
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)"
    • UHC Community Plan of MD
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature
    • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Adv/Special Needs Plans
    • Kaiser Virginia Premier
    • Kaiser PermanenteSelect-Added Choice
    • Kaiser Permanente Flexible Choice POS
    • Kaiser MD Medicaid MCO
    • Kaiser Permanente Medicare Plus (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std/Basic PPO/Blue Focus)
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Opoen HMO Option
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Aetna HMO
    • Open POS II
    • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus
    • CFBSBC Blue Preferred PPO
    • Open EPO Plus
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA/HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • POS OA & OA Plus
    • PPO and PPO Plus
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Open HMO
    • CIGNA HMO Open Access (OA)
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • BlueChoice Open Access
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Open Access
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • Network OA
    • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
    • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
    • M.D. IPA (HMO)
    • United Student Resources
    • United Healthcare Choice Plus
    • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
    • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • Tricare Prime
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • CIGNA Indemnity
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • CIGNA POS/Network POS
    • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
    • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
    • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus


Board Certification: American Board of Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine

Board Certification: American Board of Emergency Medicine, Sports Medicine

Fellowship Program: MedStar Washington Hospital Center (2020)

Residency Program: MedStar Georgetown Univ Hosp/Washington Hosp Ctr (2015)

Medical School: Wake Forest University School of Medicine (2012)

Ratings and reviews

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  • Likelihood of recommending this care provider to others

  • Jan 5, 2023

    I would like to be offered treatments not covered by insurance, not just the covered ones.

  • Dec 29, 2022


  • Dec 15, 2022

    Dr. Kheradi listened to my concerns, drew diagrams and thoroughly reviewed the clinical findings with me