Glenn Sapp, MD| Interventional Pain Medicine, Sports Medicine | MedStar Health
Glenn Sapp

Glenn Sapp, MD
Provider is directly employed by MedStar Health

4.9 out of 5 (175 reviews)

Specialties: Interventional Pain Medicine, Sports Medicine, Physical Medicine And Rehabilitation

Languages: English


About me

Glenn Sapp, MD, FAAPMR  is an attending physician at MedStar National Rehabilitation Network providing comprehensive care for patients with sports and spine illness and injury. Dr. Sapp is a graduate of the University of Florida, College of Medicine and completed his residency in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at University of Virginia and served as a Chief Resident. He completed his Sports Medicine Fellowship at MedStar NRH/MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

During his training, Dr. Sapp was actively involved in resident teaching from cadaver anatomy lab instruction to ultrasound and procedural teaching. He has served as a mentor for under-represented minorities in medicine such as BIPOC and LGBT groups.

He has also made a number of poster presentations at national medical meetings.

His clinical interests include general musculoskeletal injury as well as sports and spine injury. He provides comprehensive outpatient services for patients working closely with the entire rehabilitation team to assess patients and to develop a treatment plan that promotes the fullest possible recovery. Pain management includes consideration of therapies, injections/procedures, alternative techniques, and non-opioid medication management.

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
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
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Conditions and procedures

Conditions I treat

  • Achilles Tendon Injury
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Pain
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
  • Arm Injury
  • Arm Pain
  • Arthralgia
  • Arthritis
  • Athletic Pubalgia
  • Back Muscle Injury
  • Back Pain
  • Calf Muscle Injury
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS)
  • Cartilage Injury
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spinal Stenosis
  • Concussion
  • Elbow Injury
  • Elbow Pain
  • Hamstring Injury
  • Hip Labral Tear
  • Hip Pain
  • Joint Sprain
  • Knee Injury
  • Knee Pain
  • Leg Injury
  • Leg Pain
  • Ligament Injury
  • Lower Back Injury
  • Meniscus Injury
  • Muscle Strain
  • Muscle Tears
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Patellofemoral Injury
  • Radiculopathy
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Running Injury
  • Sciatica
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spasticity
  • Sports Related Injury
  • Stress Fractures
  • Work Related Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Wrist Injury
  • Wrist Sprain
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Procedures I perform

  • Concussion Testing
  • Cortisone Injection
  • Epidural Injection
  • Hand Steroid Injection
  • Joint Injection
  • Musculoskeletal Injection
  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injection
  • Sports Injury Rehabilitation
  • Ultrasound
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Practice locations

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925 Half Street Southeast
Washington, DC, 20003


Fax 866-609-0412

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Fax 866-609-0412

1420 Beverly Road
Suite 210
McLean, VA, 22101


Fax 703-288-2799

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102 Irving Street Northwest
Washington, DC, 20010


Fax 202-829-2632

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Fax 202-829-2632


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

Board Certification: American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sports Medicine

Fellowship Program: MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital (2022)

Residency Program: University of Virginia Hospitals (2021)

Medical School: University of Florida College of Medicine (2017)

Ratings and reviews

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  • Extent to which the care provider listened to you

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  • Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care

  • Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries

  • Likelihood of recommending this care provider to others

  • Apr 30, 2024

    I loved Dr. Sapp! He is caring, a good listener, and able to explain issues well. I heartily recommend him.

  • Apr 23, 2024

    Dr Sapp conducted the most thorough orthopedic exam I ever had and went through the MRI images with me, explaining exactly what the cause of my pain was and what could be done to alleviate it.

  • Apr 11, 2024

    Dr Sapp was very attentive to my issue