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 (125 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 received 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 Company 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 210
McLean, VA, 22101


Fax 703-288-2799

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Fax 703-288-2799

1120 20th Street Northwest
Suite 115
Washington, DC, 20036


Fax 202-416-2001

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Fax 202-416-2001

5454 Wisconsin Avenue
Suite 1100
Chevy Chase, MD, 20815


Fax 301-215-4470

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

  • List of insurance plans we accept
    • Cigna POS Open Access & Open Access Plus
    • Traditional Medicare Fee for Service
    • Cigna PPO and PPO Plus
    • D-SNP)
    • United Golden Rule
    • Kaiser Medicare Advantage Signature and Select
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • MedStar Family Choice DC Healthcare Alliance
    • CareFirst Group Medicare Advantage
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • United AARP Medicare Complete
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Cigna True Choice Plus Medicare (PPO)
    • Cigna True Choice Medicare (PPO)
    • Cigna EPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • WellPoint Maryland - Maryland Health Choice
    • United Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • Kaiser Select
    • Kaiser Flexible Choice
    • Kaiser Select-Added Choice
    • Cigna TotalCare (HMO D-SNP)
    • Kaiser Signature
    • Kaiser Medicare Plus
    • Cigna Indemnity
    • Federal Employee Program (Std/Basic PPO/Blue Focus)
    • Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • Cigna Choice Fund PPO
    • CareFirst MedStar PPO
    • CareFirst Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • MedStar Family Choice DC Healthy Families
    • CareFirst MedStar Select PPO
    • CareFirst Group Medicare Advantage prescription drug benefit (PPO)
    • Medicaid - Virginia
    • CareFirst Blue Card Program (Out-of-area BCBS plans)
    • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network (VA CCN)
    • UnitedHealthcare Individual Exchange Plans
    • United Community Plan - Maryland Health Choice Program
    • Tricare for Life East
    • Aetna Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Medicaid - District of Columbia
    • United Mamsi Life & Health
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • United GEHA (for all other states) Compass Rose
    • Health Services for Children with Special Needs (HSCSN)
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Opt Out Open Access
    • United Choice
    • Cigna Network Open Access
    • Aetna Open HMO/Open HMO Option/Open EPO Plus
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Tricare East Select
    • CareFirst BC/BS Advantage Core/Enhanced
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Innovation Health: Open POS II
    • United Choice Plus
    • Tricare Reserve Select
    • Cigna Preferred Medicare
    • Kaiser Permanente Signature-Added Choice
    • CareFirst NASCO
    • United Erickson Advantage Plans
    • United Navigate
    • United MD IPA Preferred (POS)
    • HumanaChoice PPO
    • Carefirst Healthy Blue (HMO/POS)
    • United Optimum Choice
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • United Group Medicare Advantage Plans
    • Uniformed Services Family Health Plan (USFHP)
    • United Nursing Home Plan (C-SNP
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund)
    • United Core Essential (HMO)
    • Cigna HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CareFirst Administrators
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Open Access
    • Medicaid - Maryland
    • United Medicare Advantage DSNP District of Columbia
    • Aetna HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Carefirst BlueChoice HMO
    • Virginia Premier
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Carefirst Blue Preferred PPO
    • Beech Street PPO
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • CareFirst (NCA) Indemnity
    • United Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • Veterans Affairs Community Care Network
    • Aetna Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • WellPoint Maryland
    • United Student Resources
    • Carefirst BlueChoice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: HMO & EPO Plus
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA
    • United MD IPA (HMO)
    • Carefirst EPO
    • Cigna Alliance Medicare (HMO) |
    • United Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO)
    • Kaiser HMO Plus and DHMO Plus Member
    • Police and Fire Clinic
    • Employee Health Plan (EHP)
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Cigna Achieve Medicare (HMO C-SNP)
    • United Select Plus (POS)
    • Priority Partners - Maryland Health Choice
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Signature Administrator PPO/TPA
    • HumanaChoice Honor’s plan PPO
    • I-SNP
    • Tricare East Prime
    • Cigna HMO Open Access
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • Cigna POS/Network POS
    • Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • 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
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA


Board Certification: American Board of Emergency Medicine, Emergency Medicine

Fellowship: Medstar Washington Hospital Center (2020)

Residency: Washington Hospital Center (2015)

Medical School: Wake Forest University School of Medicine Bowman Gray Campus (2012)

Ratings and reviews

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  • Extent to which the care provider listened to you

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  • Likelihood of recommending this care provider to others

  • Apr 29, 2024

    Excellent medical care.

  • Feb 28, 2024

    I can not say enough good things about Doctor Kheradi. He is such an amazing doctor. The best of the best and trust me it doesn't get any better than him.

  • Feb 14, 2024

    Dr. Kheradi was patient, listened intently, asked great questions and I left the office feeling a confident in his care. Highly recommend and will rec to my family and friends.