Dr. Wiemi Abell Douoguih, MD

Dr. Wiemi Abell Douoguih, MD

Languages: English, French
Fax: 202-416-2001

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Specialties
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
Conditions I Treat
  • achilles tendon injuries
  • achilles tendonitis
  • achilles tendonosis
  • acl injuries
  • acromioclavicular fracture
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Procedures I Perform
  • acl repair
  • arthroscopy of elbow
  • arthroscopy of hip
  • knee surgery
  • meniscal transplantation
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About the Provider

Dr. Douoguih is a member of the MedStar Orthopaedic Institute and performs surgery at our MedStar Washington Hospital Center location.

Wiemi Douoguih, MD, an orthopaedic surgeon, serves as Director of Sports Medicine for MedStar Washington Hospital Center's Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. 

He is a graduate of Washington and Lee University in Lexington, VA and the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond. Dr. Douoguih is an alumnus of the Union Memorial Residency Program.

Dr. Douoguih serves as Head Team Physician for the Washington Wizards. He also serves as Team Physician for the United States Judo Team, and is a consultant for the University of Maryland athletic teams (NCAA). He is board-certified in orthopaedic surgery, and completed a sports fellowship at the prestigious Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic in Los Angeles. Dr. Douoguih has also served as team physician for the Washington Nationals, and as assistant team physician for the Washington Redskins, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Dodgers, Los Angeles Kings, Anaheim Angels, and Anaheim Mighty Ducks, as well as for the teams of Loyola Marymount University.

Dr. Douoguih specializes in arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, elbow and knee, with a particular emphasis on new and emerging minimally invasive reconstructive surgical procedures.

Dr. Douoguih is a 2016 Washingtonian Top Doctor for Sports Medicine.

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Education
  • Fellowship Program: Kerlan-Jobe Orthopedic Clinic (2003)
  • Residency Program: MedStar Union Memorial Hospital at Baltimore (2002)
  • Internship Program: MedStar Union Memorial Hospital at Baltimore (1998)
  • Medical School: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine (1997)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Board Certification: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery
Publications

Conjoined Tendon Transfer for Traumatic Anterior Glenohumeral Instability in Patients With Large Bony Defects and Anterior Capsulolabral Deficiency
Douoguih WA, Goodwin D, Churchill R, Paulus M, Maxwell A
Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic & Related Surgery, Volume 34, Issue 1, January 2018, Pages 12-20

Insurance
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Practice Locations
  • 1120 20th Street Northwest
    Building 1 South – A Level
    Washington, DC 20036
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    Phone: 202-416-2000
    Fax: 202-416-2001

  • 106 Irving Street Northwest
    5TH FL.
    Suite 5000
    Washington, DC 20010
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    Phone: (202) 877-6602
    Fax: (202) 877-3164

Member of Medical Staff
  • MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
  • MedStar Washington Hospital Center