Marc E. Rankin, MD

Dr. Marc Rankin is fellowship-trained in Sports Medicine, including the use of the latest arthoscopic techniques for shoulder and knee injuries. He utilizes the most advanced treatments for sports injuries, including platelet-rich plasma injections and total joint reconstruction surgery. Dr. Rankin has gained acclaim for performing meniscal transplants, in which the damaged meniscus of the knee is replaced with donor cartilage.  

  • Hampton University B.A. Biology;1992
  • Howard University Graduate School of Arts and Science ; Area of Concentration 1992-1993
  • Howard University College of Medicine , Washington DC ; 1997
  • Team  Physician for University of District of Columbia , and St. Johns High School
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Howard University Hospital , Washington, DC
  • Veterans Administration Consulting Physician
  • Institutional Review Board Member, Providence Hospital
  • Certified by the ABOS (American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery)
  • Member of the AAOS ( American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons)



Areas of Interest

  • sports medicine
  • meniscal transplants (knees)
  • total joint reconstruction surgery (knees and shoulders)
  • platelet-rich plasma injections


Main hospital Phone: (202) 854 7000

Providence Hospital, 1150 Varnum Street, N.E. Washington, DC 20017 2180