Christopher Silveri MD

Christopher P. Silveri, M.D.FAAOS

Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon : Spine View Profile
  • Dr. Silveri, at Fair Oaks Hospital, performed the hospital's first robotic spine surgery

  • I would like to express my sincere appreciation for keeping me up and running. By - Martha Howar

  • After suffering back pain for over 50 years the pain it became unbearable. By - Bob Vandel

  • Dr Silveri performed the first case using the O-Arm 3-D Imaging at Fair Oaks Hospital. Exciting New Technology

  • Thanks for the GREAT WORK! Double Fusion Feb 4, 2003 MARATHON October 30, 2005 By - Tim Bergen

  • Ballroom Dancer Fully Recovers from Back Surgery,A Laminectomy and Three Vertebra Fusion By - Tom Woll

  • Thanks Dr. Silveri.

  • Washingtonian Magazine 2019 Top Spine Surgeon

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    After Seven Years of Pain, Jennifer’s Life Now Runs Smoothly After Spine Surgery

    Jennifer Fraczkiewicz Taylor is always on the go. Between activities with family and friends, traveling, a range of hobbies that include training for triathlons and half-marathons, and her full-time work as a pediatric speech-language pathologist, Jennifer isn’t one to sit still. But a spine injury changed everything, derailing her quality of life for years – until Jennifer had spine surgery at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital.

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  • Congratulations Dr Silveri on your new position at INOVA


    Dear Colleagues,

    I am excited to announce that Christopher Silveri, MD, FAAOS, has joined Inova’s Musculoskeletal Service Line as our Orthopedic Spine Surgeon at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital (IFOH).

    Dr. Silveri joins the team with more than 25 years of experience and extensive fellowship training in orthopedic and neurosurgical aspects of spinal care. He treats complex reconstructive cervical and lumbar spine pathologies, as well as routine neck and back disc herniations, stenosis and radiculopathies. He leads the efforts at IFOH in minimally invasive techniques, navigation and the latest in robotic spine surgery. In addition, while maintaining his clinical practice, he has been the Medical Director of the Inova Spine Program at IFOH for the last 15 years, during which he led IFOH to achieve national recognition in U.S. News & World Report rankings for spine excellence and high-performing ranking in back and spinal fusion surgery. His leadership facilitated the hospital’s recognition as the only center of excellence in cervical and lumbar spine surgery in the region with 12 consecutive years of accreditation and validation by the Joint Commission.

    He completed undergraduate studies at Georgetown University where he received cum laude honors. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Medical School in 1989 where he received the departmental award for excellence in orthopedic surgery. Dr. Silveri completed his formal orthopedic surgical residency training at Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New York. He accomplished his fellowship training in two areas – specializing in neurosurgical spinal surgery at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia and reconstructive spine and scoliosis surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia.

    Dr. Silveri was an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Georgetown University and a clinical instructor with George Washington University Medical Center’s Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. He is a past Chairman of the Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital. Dr. Silveri is a member of the North American Spine Society, the Medical Society of Virginia and Fairfax County Medical Society.

    Dr. Silveri has been named in the Washingtonian Magazines list of Top 100 spine surgeons and consistently is recognized by the community and his peers for his commitment to quality, passion for excellence, and steadfast dedication to the critical diagnostic challenges of spine care.

    His commitment to developing a comprehensive, multidisciplinary center of excellence Spine Program at IFOH, and the Inova Health System, has always been a focus of his clinical and leadership efforts on campus. We are honored to have Dr. Silveri as part of the Musculoskeletal Service Line. He will start with our team in January 2022 - please join me in welcoming him!

    Thank you,

    Robin West, MD
    President, Inova Musculoskeletal Service Line Chairman, Inova Sports Medicine

  • Inova Fair Oaks Hospital: An accredited Spine Center of Excellence

  • Dr. Silveri, Medical Director of the Inova Spine Institute at Fair Oaks Hospital, performed the hospital's first robotic spine surgery

    On June 29th, Dr. Silveri, Medical Director of the Inova Spine Institute at Fair Oaks Hospital, performed the hospital’s first robotic spine surgery.

    Robotic spine surgery is a form of minimally invasive spine surgery and we are thrilled to be able offer the latest in minimally invasive surgical techniques to our patients.

    Congratulations to Dr. Silveri and his team at Inova Fair Oaks!

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    First Robotic Spine Surgery

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    Inova Fair Oaks Hospital Neurosciences Recertified as a Spine Center of Excellence by The Joint Commission

    Dr Silveri’s 15 year leadership of the INOVA Spine Center at Fair Oaks Hospital has once again achieved the Center of Excellence designation by the Joint Commission. No other hospital in the area has achieved such an honor for 12 consecutive years!

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    Editorial board of SPINELINE

    Publication of the NASS

    Dr Christopher Silveri was named to the editorial board of the North American Spine Society’s SPINELINE journal.

  • Do you or a loved one experience chronic neck or arm pain? Spine specialist Christopher P Silveri, MD speaks about options to treat neck and arm pain.

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor Logo

    Dr Chris Silveri has been selected as Castle Connolly Top Doctor 2021 .

  • Top Doctors 2020

    Dr Chris Silveri has been selected in Virginia Magazine's Top Doctors 2021 list under Orthopedic Surgery category.

  • Washingtonian Top Doctor 2020

    Dr Chris Silveri has been selected as Washingtonian Top Doctor 2020.

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    Dr Chris Silveri has been selected as Castle Connolly Top Doctors 2020 .

  • Northern Virginia Logo

    Dr Chris Silveri has been selected in Virginia Magazine's Top Doctors 2020 list under Orthopedic Surgery category.

  • Virginia Top Doctors 2020

    Dr Chris Silveri has been selected in Virginia Living’s Top Doctors 2020 list under Orthopedic Surgery category.

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  • Washingtonian Magazine 2019 Top Doctors

    Dr. Silveri was selected as one of the top doctors for Spine Surgery 2019 by Washingtonian Magazine.

  • Dr. Silveri is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, North American Spine Society, Fairfax County Medical Society, and is currently on the staff at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital, Inova Fairfax Hospital, and Columbia Reston Hospital.

    Inova Fair Oaks Hospital is the only Virginia Top 100 Hospital in the nation by Healthgrades America’s Best Hospitals.

  • Top Doctors

    Dr. Silveri was selected as one of the top doctors for Spine Surgery 2019 by Northern Virginia Magazine.

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    Inova Fair Oaks Hospital - Christopher P Silveri, MD

    We want to recognize a milestone at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital. Christopher P Silveri, MD, board certified orthopedic surgeon and Director of Inova Spine Institute at Fair Oaks, performed the first spine surgery using new intraoperative imaging equipment.

    Dr. Christopher Silveri shared, “We are fortunate to have a new cutting edge spine imaging tool at Inova Fair Oaks Hospital. This technology allows the surgeon to navigate procedures using real time images, maximizing safety and efficiency. These three dimensional images merge clinical experience with computerized technology and allows for real time adjustment of instrumentation in open and minimally invasive procedures.

  • O-Arm Surgical Navigation of Lumbar Pedicle Screw Trajectory.

  • Top Doctors

    Dr. Silveri was selected as one of the top doctors for Spine Surgery 2018 by Northern Virginia Magazine.

  • Consumers Checkbook Magazine

    Dr. Silveri was designated as a Top Spine Surgeon in the Consumers’ Checkbook Magazine, Winter edition 2016

  • Removing herniated discs to relieve nerve pain

  • CME: Evidence-based Treatment Options of Neck and Back Pain

    Evidence-based Treatment Options of Neck and Back Pain – Who Needs What and When.

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  • 2018 Top Doctors

    Dr. Silveri was recently honored by being selected as a DOCTOR OF EXCELLENCE by the Board of the Leaders in Healthcare Network. This designation highlights those physicians considered among the world’s leading doctors, and have demonstrated success and leadership in their profession.

  • Advanced Surgery Center of Bethesda

    Dr. Christopher Silveri, M.D is now performing outpatient spinal surgery at the Advanced Surgery Center of Bethesda.

  • International Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons

    Dr. Silveri has been selected as a Top Doctor in Fairfax, VA., by the International Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (IAO). His credentials will be spotlighted in the renowned publication, The Leading Physicians of the World.

  • Dr. Christopher Silveri named Medical Director of Spine Center at INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital.

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  • Washingtonian Top Doctor 2020
  • Castle Connolly Top Doctors 2020
  • Virginia Magazine Top Doctors 2020
  • Virginia Top Doctors 2020
  • Washingtonian Magazine 2019
  • America's Top Orthopedists
  • Northeren Virginia Top Rated Doctors
  • America's Top Orthopedists
  • Globus Medical Certificate
  • Top Doctors By Doctor Silveri
  • Washington Baltimore Top Doctors
  • Inova Outstanding Medical Director
  • Virginia TopDoc 2020 Logo

Awards

  • washingtonian
  • doximity
  • Penn Medicine
  • American  Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  •  American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • North American Spine Society
  • Georgetown University