Christian C. Glaser, DO| Internal Medicine, Sports Medicine | MedStar Health

Christian C. Glaser, DO
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.8 out of 5 (787 reviews)

Specialities: Internal Medicine, Sports Medicine

Languages: German, English

(301) 290-5301

About me

Dr. Glaser is the head team physician for the Citi Open tennis tournament, Old Glory professional rugby team, and Catholic University athletics. His prior experience includes Team Physician for the DC United and a former Assistant Team Physician for the Philadelphia Phillies. He is board eligible in internal medicine and a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine, and the American Osteopathic Association.

He treats a wide variety of sports-related injuries, including concussions, overused injuries degenerative disease, and non-operative orthopedic injuries.

Clinical areas of focus

  • Ankle Pain
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
  • Cartilage Injury
  • Concussion
  • Elbow Injury
  • Elbow Pain
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Pain
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Pain
  • Meniscus Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Disorders
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Achilles Tendon Disorders
  • Achilles Tendon Injury
  • Acromioclavicular Fracture
  • Adductor Muscle Injury
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Impingement
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Pain
  • Ankle Sprain
  • Ankle Strain
  • Ankle Tendon Tear
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
  • Arm Fracture
  • Arm Injury
  • Arthritis Of Knee
  • Athletic Pubalgia
  • Base Of Fifth Metatarsal Fracture
  • Bicep Injury
  • Bicep Pain
  • Bicep Tear
  • Biceps Tendonitis
  • Bilateral Osteoarthritis Of The Hip
  • Brachial Plexus Injury
  • Buckle Fracture
  • Bursitis
  • Calf Muscle Injury
  • Calf Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS)
  • Cartilage Injury
  • Cartilage Tear
  • Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccyx Fracture
  • Coccyx Injury
  • Colles Fracture
  • Compartment Syndrome
  • Compression Fracture
  • Concussion
  • Degenerative Joint Disease
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Hip
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Knee
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Shoulder
  • Degenerative Joint Disease Of The Spine
  • Dislocated Patella
  • Elbow Dislocation
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injury
  • Elbow Ligament Tear
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Epicondylitis
  • Exertional Leg Pain
  • Fibula Fracture
  • Finger Dislocation
  • Finger Fracture
  • Finger Injury
  • Finger Sprain
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Injury
  • Forearm Fracture
  • Forearm Injury
  • Fracture
  • Gamekeeper's Thumb
  • Gluteal Injury
  • Gymnast Wrist
  • Hamstring Injury
  • Hamstring Tear
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Tendonitis
  • Heterotopic Ossification
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Click
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Pain
  • Humerus Fracture
  • Iliac Fracture
  • Iliotibial Band Friction Syndrome
  • Insertional Tendonitis
  • Joint Dislocation
  • Joint Sprain
  • Jones Fracture
  • Knee Clunk Syndrome
  • Knee Effusion
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Instability
  • Knee Ligament Tear
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Pain For Patients Aged Younger Than 60
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Strain
  • Knee Tendon Injury
  • Knee Tendonitis
  • Lateral Epicondylitis
  • Leg Fracture
  • Leg Injury
  • Ligament Injury
  • Locking Knee
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
  • Medial Epicondylitis
  • Meniscal Tear, Age Greater Than 50
  • Meniscal Tear, Age Less Than 50
  • Meniscus Injury
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Muscle Injury
  • Muscle Strain
  • Muscle Tears
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Non Displaced Fracture
  • Nutrition And Supplement Issues
  • Occipital Neuralgia
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans (OCD) Of The Knee
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans Of The Talus
  • Overuse Injury
  • Overuse Injury Of The Ankle
  • Paratenonitis
  • Patella Dislocation
  • Patella Injury
  • Patellar Instability
  • Patellofemoral Arthritis
  • Patellofemoral Injury
  • Patellofemoral Syndrome
  • Pectoralis Muscle Tear
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pelvis Osteoarthritis
  • Peroneal Tendon Tear
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injury
  • Posterior Tibial Tendon Injury
  • Pubic Fracture
  • Pubic Symphysis Fracture
  • Quadricep Injury
  • Quadriceps Femoris Muscle Tear
  • Rami Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Disorders
  • Rotator Cuff Impingement
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Running Injury
  • Sacral Fracture
  • Scaphoid Fracture
  • Scapula Fracture
  • Scapular Dyskinesis
  • Separated Shoulder
  • Sesamoiditis
  • Shin Splints
  • Shoulder Arthritis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Fracture
  • Shoulder Impingement
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Osteoarthritis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Strain
  • Shoulder Tendonitis
  • Slap Tear
  • Snapping Hip Syndrome
  • Snapping Scapula Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Injury
  • Spine Arthritis
  • Spine Osteoarthritis
  • Sports Related Ankle Injury
  • Sports Related Cervical Spine Injury
  • Sports Related Clavicle Injury
  • Sports Related Coccyx Injury
  • Sports Related Concussion
  • Sports Related Elbow Injury
  • Sports Related Finger Injury
  • Sports Related Foot Injury
  • Sports Related Hand Injury
  • Sports Related Head Injury
  • Sports Related Hip Injury
  • Sports Related Injury
  • Sports Related Knee Injury
  • Sports Related Lower Extremity Injury
  • Sports Related Lumbar Spine Injury
  • Sports Related Orbital Injury
  • Sports Related Patella Injury
  • Sports Related Scapula Injury
  • Sports Related Shoulder Injury
  • Sports Related Spinal Cord Injury
  • Sports Related Spine Injury
  • Sports Related Thoracic Spine Injury
  • Sports Related Thumb Injury
  • Sports Related Toe Injury
  • Sports Related Upper Extremity Injury
  • Sports Related Wrist Injury
  • Sternal Clavicular Joint Dislocation
  • Sternal Fracture
  • Stress Fractures
  • Tendinitis Of The Elbow
  • Tendinosis
  • Tendon Injury
  • Tendonitis
  • Tenosynovitis
  • Throwing Injury
  • Thumb Dislocation
  • Thumb Fracture
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Tibial Spine Fracture
  • Tight Heel Chords
  • Toe Fracture
  • Toe Injury
  • Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex Injury
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Thumb
  • Twisted Ankle
  • Ulnar Collateral Ligament Elbow Tear
  • Ulnar Fracture
  • Wrist Arthritis
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injury
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Procedures I perform

  • Cervical Spine Evaluation
  • Elbow Injection
  • Exercise Prescription
  • Joint Aspiration
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Injection
  • Knee Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Spine Evaluation
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
  • Nerve Block
  • Non Surgical Ankle Fracture Treatment
  • Non Surgical Arthritis Treatment
  • Non Surgical Foot Fracture Treatment
  • Non Surgical Fracture Care
  • Non Surgical Treatment Of Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Orthopedic Stem Cell Regeneration
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injection
  • Sports Related Diet/Nutrition
  • Sports Related Health Analysis
  • Stem Cell Treatment For Joint Disease
  • Thoracic Spine Evaluation
  • Trigger Finger Injection
  • Trigger Thumb Injection
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Practice locations

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915 Half Street Southeast
Washington, DC, 20003

202-546-4504

Fax 202-544-6136

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

855-227-2600

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29955 Three Notch Road
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Charlotte Hall, MD, 20622

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12158 Central Avenue
Mitchellville, MD, 20721

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Insurance

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
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ EPO (Aetna Health Fund) Innovation Health: Network Only Plus
    • Aetna Quality Point of Service (POS)
    • Aetna USAccess (POS)
    • Aetna Student Health Insurance
    • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO & PPO Plans
    • CFBCBS BlueChoice HMO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Plus Open Access (POS)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Point of Service Plan (MPOS)
    • CFBCBS Federal Employee Program (Std. & Basic PPO)
    • CFBCBS Maryland Indemnity or PPO
    • CFBCBS (NCA) Indemnity
    • CIGNA HMO & Network (HMO)
    • CIGNA POS/Network POS
    • Great-West Healthcare POS/CIGNA
    • CIGNA Indemnity
    • Coventry Health Care of Virginia
    • Coventry of Delaware HMO/PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • FIRST HEALTH
    • Tricare Prime
    • Tricare Standard
    • Tricare Extra (Indemnity)
    • Tricare for Life (Medicare Supplemental Plan)
    • MedStar Family Choice - Maryland Health Choice
    • MedStar Select (MedStar Associates' Plan)
    • MedStar Medicare Choice
    • United Healthcare Select HMO - EPO/NPP
    • United Healthcare Select Plus (POS)
    • United Healthcare Choice Plus
    • United Student Resources
    • M.D. IPA (HMO)
    • M.D. IPA Preferred (POS)
    • Optimum Choice Preferred (POS) & OCI Direct (HMO)
    • Mamsi Life & Health (Indem./PPO)
    • Aetna Worker's Compensation Network
    • Coventry Health Care National Network PPO
    • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS) (PPO)
    • United Healthcare Options (PPO) (includes Empire PPO, GEHA, Compass Rose)
    • OneNet PPO, Inc.
    • United Healthcare Choice
    • United Healthcare Core Essential (HMO)
    • Optimum Choice
    • United Healthcare Navigate
    • United Healthcare Compass (HMO)
    • CIGNA HMO Open Access (OA)
    • Network OA
    • POS OA & OA Plus
    • CIGNA EPO
    • PPO and PPO Plus
    • Choice Fund PPO
    • CFBSBC Blue Preferred PPO
    • HealthyBlue PPO
    • CFBCBS Blue Choice Opt Out Open Access
    • BlueChoice Open Access
    • Blue Choice Advantage & Healthy Blue (HMO, POS)
    • Aetna Traditional Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: Indemnity
    • Aetna Open Choice (PPO)
    • Innovation Health: PPO
    • Aetna Managed Choice (POS)
    • Innovation Health: POS Plus
    • Aetna Elect Choice/ Open Access (POS)
    • Innovation Health: Open Network Only Plus
    • Aetna HMO-Open Access/Select OA/HealthFund/Health Network Option OA
    • Innovation Health: POS
    • Open HMO
    • Opoen HMO Option
    • Open EPO Plus
    • Aetna Managed Choice Open Access (POS)
    • Choice POS & Choice POS II
    • Innovation Health: Open POS Plus
    • Open POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Select HMO/HealthFund/Health Network
    • Aetna Innovations: HMO & EPO Plus

Education

Board Certification: American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine, Sports Medicine

Board Certification: American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine

Fellowship Program: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital (2013)

Residency Program: Crozer-Chester Medical Center (2012)

Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (2009)

Hospital affiliations

Ratings and reviews

  • Provider explained things understandably

    4.8
  • Provider listened carefully

    4.8
  • Provider knew medical history

    4.7
  • Provider showed respect

    4.8
  • Provider spent enough time with patient

    4.8
  • Jul 20, 2022

    Gave me confidence

  • Jul 13, 2022

    I like being educated so any information to help me understand my concerns or symptoms is how I thrive. Could be better.

  • Jul 12, 2022

    Very attentive and knowledgeable