Dr. Vinh B. Tran is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and the National Board of Medical Examiners. He practices as a general Orthopaedic Surgeon specializing in lower extremity reconstruction, total joint replacement with Minimally Invasive Hip & Knee Surgery (MIS) and Computer- Assisted Navigational Surgery (CANS), sport injuries, arthroscopic surgery, ACL reconstruction and foot & ankle reconstruction surgery, with ankle replacement/ fusion/ bunion/ hammer toe correction.
Dr. Tran was the first Orthopaedic Surgeon to perform total ankle replacement in 3 different states: St. Lukes Hospital in Allentown, Pennsylvania (1999); North Arundel Hospital in Glen Burnie, Maryland (2001); INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital in Northern Virginia (2005). He currently maintains hospital privileges at 4 Virginia hospitals: INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital, Fairfax Hospital, Virginia Hospital Center and Reston Hospital Center. Dr. Tran recently received the honor of being selected as “America’s Top Orthopaedists in 2009-2011” by Consumers Research Council of America.
Dr. Tran has undergone extensive training and remains at the leading edge of his field. He is a graduate of Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., where he was awarded the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Award for outstanding academic performance. He completed his residency in General Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Maryland Medical System and R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore. He then went on to serve as Chief Residency in Orthopaedic Traumatology at Shock Trauma in Baltimore. Dr. Tran dedicated an additional year fellowship in Foot and Ankle/ Lower Extremity Reconstruction Surgery – Total Joint Implant at the University of Maryland Medical System. He is an active member of several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery (AAOS), the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society (AOFAS), Medical Society of Virginia (MSV), Georgetown Clinical Society, and Vietnamese Medical Society of North America.