The Runner's Clinic
Runners have a natural enemy – themselves. Since the running boom of the 1970’s, the number of injuries in this demanding sport have multiplied. Experts estimate that more than 70% of all runners will experience an injury severe enough to require at least one week’s abstinence from running during the course of their running careers. Just as running is a special type of sport activity, so running injuries require a specialized expertise.
UVA-WorkMed is a comprehensive occupational health and team member wellness clinic within the University of Virginia Medical Center. We partner with corporations, businesses, governmental agencies, and nonprofit entities to provide occupational health and wellness services that are tailored to the needs of the employer. Medical physicals (DOT, Firefighter, OSHA, hazardous material, etc), immunizations, drug screens, fitness for duty evaluations, executive wellness programs; these are but a few of the services we offer.UVA-WorkMed also provides medical treatment of work-related injuries. Our Medical Director, David S. Rubendall, D.O., specializes in the treatment and medical management of work-related injuries.