Caroline Tippett, DPM

Photo of UVA Orthopaedic Doctor Caroline Tippett, DPM Caroline Tippett, DPM started in UVA Orthopaedics in August 2022 as Assistant Professor of Podiatry. Her clinical and research focus is limb preservation and establishing an interdisciplinary team approach to diabetic foot complications. Dr. Tippett was born and raised in Wilson, North Carolina, a rural town outside of Raleigh. She attended University of North Carolina Wilmington for her undergraduate degree in Biology with a minor in Psychology. Dr. Tippett attended New York College of Podiatric Medicine and completed her Foot and Ankle surgical residency at Carilion Clinic.


Beyond Orthopaedics
“Outside of Orthopaedics, I enjoy playing volleyball and anything on the water. The beaches of North Carolina are my favorite! I also enjoy volunteering with and socially integrating the elderly with younger generations.”


Office Location:
UVA Orthopaedic Center
2280 Ivy Road
Charlottesville, VA 22903
Mailing Address:
Dept. Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Virginia
PO Box 800159
Charlottesville, VA 22908

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Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia

Specialty and Subspecialty

Specialty: Orthopaedic Surgery

Subspecialty: Foot and Ankle Surgery


Primary: New York College of Podiatric Medicine

Residency: Carilion Clinic

Certification and Licensure

Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, American Board of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Licensed to practice in Virginia