Sports Medicine

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Dr. Tabacco’s Article

Sports Medicine Services

A member of the NFL Physician Society, Dr. John Tabacco treats joint pain and dysfunction in athletes of all ages, whether your sport is football, running, or the leisurely walk around the block. Dr. Tabacco specializes in the non-operative care of musculoskeletal injuries and has conducted extensive research and training in the application and use of Platelet Rich Plasma, Adult Mesenchymal Stem Cell treatments, as well as the use of ultrasound in diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Tabacco also utilizes FloGraft, an adult stem cell treatment from your own body’s cells, to heal arthritis and tendon injuries. In addition to non-operative treatment of joint pain, Dr. Tabacco also treats concussions, chronic illnesses, and general medical problems. Dr. Tabacco is located exclusively at the Falls Church office.

  • Adult stem cell injections
  • Corticosteroid injections
  • FloGraft
  • Hyaluronic acid injections
  • Needle-based procedures
  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) injections
  • Viscosupplementation

Sports Medicine Top Conditions Treated

Dr. Tabacco has worked with countless professional athletes, during his training with renowned physician Jim Andrews at the Andrews Institute, and now serves as a Sports medicine and regenerative medicine consultant to the Washington Redskins.

  • Arthritis
  • Back pain
  • Bursitis
  • Fractures
  • Hip Pain
  • Joint pain
  • Muscle pain
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Rotator cuff strains/tears
  • Sprains
  • Tennis/golfer’s elbow
  • Trigger fingers