Dr. J. Marc Cardelia

(757) 668-6550

Practice
Board Certifications

American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education

Medical School: Jefferson Medical College

Residency: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

Fellowship: UCSD/Children's Hospital/Health Center San Diego

Bio

Educated at Princeton, Dr. Cardelia serves as surgical director of CHKD's Sports Medicine Program and as a staff pediatric orthopedic surgeon at CHKD. His previous professional work experience was as a staff pediatric orthopedic surgeon at Florida Orthopedic Institute and Nemours Children's Clinic in Pensacola, FL.

Dr. Cardelia has helped design state-of-the-art rehabilitation therapy gymnasiums at CHKD health centers. He has also developed clinics for young female athletes focusing on prevention of knee injuries.

Dr. Cardelia serves on the faculty of Eastern Virginia Medical School as assistant professor or orthopedics.

Clinical Interests
  • Youth sports safety
  • Overuse injuries in baseball
  • Youth sports injuries
  • Knee injuries
Honors & Awards
  • Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc" 2014
Memberships
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America
  • Scoliosis Research Society
  • National Youth Sports Safety Foundation
  • American Medical Association

(757) 668-6550

Tackling the Future

With the help of Dr. J. Marc Cardelia and CHKD's sports medicine team, Connor O'Shea is ready to tackle his dream of playing college football.

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