Washingtonian Magazine finds their Top Doctors by surveying area physicians, asking them which specialists they would entrust their family members to. After combing through over 6,000 responses, this prestigious award is given to those physicians with the highest recommendations in each of 39 medical specialties. Dr. Randall Peyton was awarded this honor for his superior skills and knowledge as it pertains to orthopaedic surgery.
Arthritis & Sports is proud of its continuous quality and outstanding achievements. While not all of our doctors were selected, those chosen are representative of the quality care that all of our clinicians provide. Every day, our physicians are dedicated to achieving clinical excellence, in order to provide top quality care for our community.
Dr. Randall S. Peyton has been practicing orthopaedics in the Northern Virginia area since 1995. Dedicated to delivering quality care, Dr. Peyton is President and CEO of Arthritis & Sports, which he founded in January 1998. Dr. Peyton is an orthopaedic total joint surgeon, focused on the treatment of arthritis, sports injuries and musculoskeletal problems of the hip, knee and shoulder.
A native of Roanoke, Virginia, Dr. Peyton’s medical career began at the Medical College of Virginia where he received his Doctor of Medicine degree. He then served his residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he later acted as Chief Resident in Orthopaedic Surgery. He completed his fellowship training in adult reconstruction and total joint replacement surgery at the prestigious Rothman Institute of the Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. Dr. Peyton has performed thousands of knee and hip replacements.
In addition to his work at Arthritis & Sports Orthopaedics & Physical Therapy, Dr. Peyton is a fellow in the American Academy of Orthopaedics Surgeons (AAOS) and belongs to several professional organizations including the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) and the Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA). As the most common cause of disability in the U.S., Dr. Peyton passionately believes in fighting arthritis and finding a cure. For six years, Arthritis & Sports Orthopaedics & Physical Therapy has proudly sponsored The Loudoun County Arthritis Walk. Dr. Peyton has been a Medical Ambassador for over six years and was named Medical Honorary Chair in 2009. He also teaches other orthopaedic surgeons from around the world his approaches to hip replacements and ACL repairs through courses held throughout the United States.