Category: Orthopedics (Page 3)
Coming Soon: UVA Orthopedic Center Ivy Road Will Be a Hub for Comprehensive Orthopedic Care
The UVA Orthopedic Center Ivy Road will open its doors in early 2022, with outpatient clinics opening first, followed by operating rooms later next year.
Sixth Time Is a Charm: A Case Study Highlighting a Complex Revision Spine Surgery
Revision surgeries like this one require more complex decision making, surgical planning and skill to repair damage, restore mobility and reduce pain.
The Forgotten Joint: UVA Health Improves Knee Replacement Durability
How UVA surgeons are reducing revision surgeries by applying robust expertise with Mako robotics.
UVA Named One of Nation’s 100 Great Orthopedics Programs
Becker’s Hospital Review has selected UVA Orthopedics for its list of 100 hospitals and health systems with great orthopedics programs.
Case Study: Total Ankle Arthroplasty
With the expertise of three full-time, fellowship-trained orthopedic foot and ankle specialists to guide decision-making, UVA has been able to standardize its approach to a procedure with a somewhat binary treatment algorithm.
Together We Can Help Prevent Readmissions After Joint Replacement Surgery
Partnering with referring providers to ensure patients are medically optimized prior to joint replacement surgery is key to preventing readmissions.
UVA Named to National List of Great Neurosurgery, Spine Programs
Becker’s Hospital Review recently honored University of Virginia Medical Center on its list of 100 hospitals and health systems with great neurosurgery and spine programs.
Case Study: Trochleoplasty to Treat Recurrent Patellar Dislocation
For those patients with recurrent dislocation of the kneecap caused by an anatomical abnormality, UVA orthopedic surgeon David Diduch, MD, offers a potential long-term solution. Read a case study and watch a video of the procedure to learn more about trochleoplasty.
Innovative Procedure Utilizes Magnets to Lengthen Limbs with Less Pain, Less Bulk and Less Risk for Infection
Read a case study on the PRECICE® Intramedullary Limb Lengthening System, now being used at UVA to treat select patients with congenital short femur.
UVA Orthopedics Clinic Now Open In Culpeper
Patients in Culpeper and the surrounding areas now have increased access to specialized orthopedic care.