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Upcoming Visiting Professors

November 11, 2015 - Dr. James Sanders, Pediatric Orthopaedics, University of Rochester (Mark and Jean Abel Visiting Professor)

December 16, 2015 - Dr. Mark Easley, Foot and Ankle, Duke University

January 20, 2016 - Dr. Gus Mazzocca, Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery, University of Connecticut


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Latest from UVA Orthopaedics

Registration now open for the 2015 Pediatric Orthopaedic Neuromuscular Conference (December 3/4, 2015)

Dr. James Browne helps a young woman walk again for the first time in almost 10 years

U.S. News "Best Hospitals" honors UVA Orthopaedics

UVA Orthopaedics holds collaborative research retreat

Dr. Frank Shen on forefront of biologics and stem cells

Dr. David Weiss named "Top Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon"

Dr. Mark Miller selected to receive the prestigious AOSSM 2015 George D. Rovere Award for Education!

Becker's Hospital Review recognizes UVA as a top Orthopaedic program

Congratulations to Dr. James Browne, winner of 2014 Dean's Award for Clinical Excellence

NCAA Women's Tennis Champ Danielle Collins talks about her experience with Dr. Chhabra

UVA Orthopaedics recognized by the U.S. News and World Report

Chhabra story

UVA Ortho in the News

July 2015 - Dr. Chhabra a guest on ESPN Radio.... listen to interview

June 2015 - Dr. Gwathmey a guest on ESPN Radio... listen to interview

April 2015 - Dr. Cooper a guest on Sports Talk Radio... listen to interview

March 2015 - Dr. Shimer a guest on NBC Housecall.... view video

February 2015 - Dr. Weiss a guest on "Live Well".... listen to interview

February 2015 - Dr. Gwathmey discusses ACL injuries on NBC Housecall... view video

October 2014 - Dr. Hassanzadeh discusses treatment of back pain on NBC Housecall... view video

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