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Dr. Tabacco’s Article

“From sprains and strains to high cholesterol and Asthma, we strive to help patients utilizing comprehensive care and the latest of technologies to maximize performance and minimize days on the sideline.”

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Musculoskeletal Ultrasound usage in diagnosis and injection
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections
  • Sports-Related Injuries and Care



Andrews Institute of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
Primary Care, Sports Medicine
Gulf Breeze, FL

Internship and Residency

MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, University of Maryland
Internal Medicine
Baltimore, MD

Medical School

St. George’s University
Doctor of Medicine
Grenada, West Indies

Graduate School

St. George’s University
Master of Public Health
Grenada, West Indies

Undergraduate School

Denison University
Bachelor of Science in Biology
Granville, OH

Hospital Affiliated With

Virginia Hospital Center

Professional Associations

American College of Physicians

American Medical Society of Sports Medicine

American Registry for Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasonography

NFL Physician Society


“Fatal Meningococcemia.” Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives 1.4 (2012). Journal of Community Hospital Internal Medicine Perspectives (JCHIMP). Web.

“Diagnostic Ultrasound of the Elbow” Applied Radiology (2014).

Academic Appointments

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Clinical Research and Leadership
George Washington University School of Medicine

Terason Ultrasound Luminary
Product Research and Development

Personal Interests

Dr. Tabacco enjoys team sports, he loves the games of football and lacrosse. On the east coast, he enjoys playing in recreational lacrosse leagues. At home, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Peggy, and daughter, Penny.


Dr. John Tabacco is a 3 year Washingtonian Magazine top doctor in internal medicine. He enjoys keeping aging populations active and has completed fellowship training in musculoskeletal medicine. Dr. Tabacco is a professor of Medicine at the George Washington University School of medicine.