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Rishi Bala, MD

Rishi Bala
BEDSIDE MANNER: easygoing, conversational, man-to-man approach to discussing patients’ health


  • undergraduate degree from James Madison University
  • medical degree from the University of Silesia Medical School in Poland
  • completed family medicine residency at Bon Secours St. Francis Family Medicine Program/Virginia Commonwealth University
  • completed a sports medicine fellowship from Fairfax Family Medicine Residency and Sports Medicine
  • team physician for the Washington Redskins, Potomac Nationals, Marymount University and the Special Olympics
  • board-certified by the American Academy of Physicians and the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine
  • is a certified RMSK (registered in musculoskeletal ultrasonography)

hobbies: playing the drums, kayaking, hiking, skiing, fishing (fly and spin), mountain biking, skiing, sprinting and general man caving. pursuits: an adventurous foodie, Rishi has traveled all over Europe, India and the United States sampling exotic foods.