Patient Information

The University of Virginia Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is comprised of over 30 fellowship-trained physicians who manage the entire spectrum of Musculoskeletal Conditions and Injuries for patients of all ages.  Our team also includes outstanding Physician Assistants, Nurses, and Medical Assistants who work together to provide the highest quality patient care.

Within the field of Orthopaedic Surgery are several sub-specialties devoted to specific types of patients and condition in which surgeons have additional training to provide the highest level of care.  These subspecialties are reflected in our 8 clinical divisions as listed below with a brief description of the services provided.

More information for each division including the specific conditions and injuries our surgeons treat is available by clicking on links under each respective division name.

Divisions

Adult Reconstruction

Learn MoreDrs. Thomas Brown (Division Head), James Browne, and Quanjun Cui

Physicians: Drs. Thomas Brown (Division Head), James Browne, and Quanjun Cui

Physician Assistants: Nick Calabrese, Chad Wilson, Tracy Mahoney

Conditions treated: Arthritic and degenerative conditions of the hip and knee

Clinic address545 Ray C. Hunt Dr., Charlottesville, VA  22903

Appointments: (434) 243-1673

 

Foot and Ankle

Learn MoreDrs. Joe Park (Division Head), M. Truitt Cooper, and Venkat Perumal

Physicians: Drs. Joe Park (Division Head), M. Truitt Cooper, and Venkat Perumal

Physician Assistant: James Shorten, Andrea White

Conditions treated: Foot and ankle injuries and disorders to include sports injuries, arthritis, tendon dysfunction/ruptures, flatfoot deformity, adolescent/congenital deformity, fractures/dislocations, diabetic/Charcot deformity, and symptomatic forefoot deformity

Clinic address545 Ray C. Hunt Dr., Charlottesville, VA  22903

Appointments: (434) 243-5432

Hand and Upper Extremity

Learn MoreDrs. A. Bobby Chhabra (Division Head), Rashard Dacus, Nicole Deal, and Aaron Freilich

Physicians: Drs. A. Bobby Chhabra (Division Head), Rashard Dacus, Nicole Deal, and Aaron Freilich

Physician Assistants: Amy Radigan and Kelsey Parente

Conditions treated: Hand and upper extremity disorders including sports injuries, upper extremity trauma such as fractures and dislocations, nerve compression such as carpal tunnel and cubital tunnel syndrome, tendon, ligament, and neurovascular injuries, degenerative conditions of the elbow, wrist, and hand, and congenital hand differences.

Clinic Address415 Ray C. Hunt Dr., Charlottesville, VA 22903

Appointments: (434) 982-HAND (4263)

Oncology

Learn MoreDr. Greg Domson

Physician: Dr. Greg Domson

Conditions treated: Benign and malignant tumors of the soft tissues and bones of the extremities and pelvis.

Clinic Address545 Ray C. Hunt Dr., Charlottesville, VA  22903

Appointments: (434) 243-5432

 

Pediatrics

Learn MoreDrs. Mark Abel (Division Head), Mark Romness, and Leigh Ann Lather

Physicians: Drs. Mark Abel (Division Head), Mark Romness, Keith Bachmann, and Leigh Ann Lather

Physician Assistant: Emily Feiner

Conditions treated: Musculoskeletal conditions and injuries in neonates, children, and adolescent to include broken bones, congenital and development deformities, musculoskeletal manifestations of cerebral palsy, myelodysplasia, and muscular dystrophies, and pediatric spine conditions such as scoliosis.

Clinic Address: 1204 W. Main Street, Charlottesville, VA 22908

Appointments: (434) 924-2301

Spine

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Physicians: Drs. Frank Shen (Division Head), Hamid Hassanzadeh, Anuj Singla, Joshua Li, and Adam Shimer

Physician Assistants: Rose Tyger and Nikki Ralston

Conditions treated: Traumatic and degenerative conditions of the cervical, thoracic, and lumbo-sacral spine, spinal cord compression and spinal stenosis, nerve root compression and radiculopathy, and disc disease.

Clinic Address: 415 Ray C. Hunt Dr., Charlottesville, VA  22903

Appointments: (434) 243-3633 (option 2)

Sports Medicine

Learn MoreDrs. Mark Miller (Division Head), Stephen Brockmeier, Eric Carson, David Diduch, and Winston Gwathmey

Physicians: Drs. Mark Miller (Division Head), Stephen Brockmeier, Brian Werner, David Diduch, and Winston Gwathmey

Physician Assistants: Jen Hart, Shelly Post, and Claire Denny

Conditions treated:  Athletic and non-athletic injuries and conditions in patients of all ages to include rotator cuff tears, shoulder instability and labral tears, meniscus and cartilage damage, ACL injuries, knee ligament tears, and a variety of other injuries of the shoulder, hip, and knee.

Clinic Address:  515 Ray C. Hunt Dr., Charlottesville, VA  22903

Appointments: (434) 243-7778

Trauma

Learn MoreDrs. David Weiss (Division Head), David Kahler, and Seth Yarboro

Physicians: Drs. David Weiss (Division Head), Ahmad Fashandi, and Seth Yarboro

Physician Assistants: Jacqueline Wilson and Jodi Wells

Conditions treated: Traumatic musculoskeletal injuries to include complex fractures and dislocations of the extremities and pelvis.

Clinic Address545 Ray C. Hunt Dr., Charlottesville, VA  22903

Appointments: (434) 243-5432