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

Fairfax, VA

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


  • Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Sports Medicine Physician


  • BA, University of Pennsylvania
  • MD, Georgetown University
  • Residency, Georgetown University
  • Fellowship, Southern California Orthopedic Institute


  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Pain
  • Elbow Injury
  • Elbow Pain
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Meniscus Tears
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries


  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder
  • Cartilage Repair
  • Joint Reconstruction
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Sports Medicine
  • Total & Partial Knee Replacement
  • Total and Partial Shoulder Replacement

Accolades for Dr. David J. Novak, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Washington Redskins Team Physician, 2011- 2015

Professional Affiliations

  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Virginia Orthopaedic Society
  • Medical Society of Virginia
  • Member, NFL Team Physicians Society
  • Orthopedic Faculty, VCU - Fairfax Family Practice Sports Medicine Fellowship

Board Certifications

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


  • Voted a "Top Doctor" by Virginia Living Magazine, 2018
  • Voted a "Top Doctor" by Washingtonian Magazine, 2015-2016
  • Voted a "Top Doctor" by Northern Virginia Magazine 2011-2013, 2015-2018

Office Information for Dr. David J. Novak, MD

8501 Arlington Boulevard
Suite 400
Fairfax, VA 22031
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Primary Location:

8501 Arlington Boulevard
Suite 400
Fairfax, VA 22031


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

Visit Dr. Novak's Profile on OrthoVirginia's Website

Insurance Accepted

  • Most Insurances Accepted

Additional Locations

3620 Joseph Siewick Drive
Suite 100
Fairfax, VA 22033
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Profile last updated: April 19, 2018. This information was supplied by or on behalf of the provider.