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“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

Education

Fellowship

Andrews Institute of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
Primary Care, Sports Medicine
Gulf Breeze, FL
2014

Internship and Residency

MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, University of Maryland
Internal Medicine
Baltimore, MD
2013

Medical School

St. George’s University
Doctor of Medicine
Grenada, West Indies
2010

Graduate School

St. George’s University
Master of Public Health
Grenada, West Indies
2006

Undergraduate School

Denison University
Bachelor of Science in Biology
Granville, OH
2005

Hospital Affiliated With

Virginia Hospital Center

Professional Associations

American College of Physicians
Member

American Medical Society of Sports Medicine
Member

American Registry for Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasonography
Member

NFL Physician Society
Member

Publications

“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.

Biography

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.