Expert in Restoring Your Mobility
When you allow the specialists at Chippenham Hospital to treat your orthopedic issues, you’re assured leading orthopedic and spine care.
- We’re certified by The Joint Commission for Total Hip and Total Knee Replacement.
- Our experienced orthopedic surgeons and neurosurgeons perform the most complex procedures in Central Virginia, making us highly experienced in the area of orthopedics.
Chippenham Hospital’s orthopedic program brings a team approach to your care. From joint replacements to surgical repair to therapy, our experience and expertise means less pain and faster recovery.
We offer a comprehensive collection of inpatient and outpatient orthopedic surgeries, with facilities and therapists dedicated to our orthopedic specialties. Our extensive preoperative education program helps you understand the process and your role in returning to a functioning, healthy life.
If you need orthopedic care, call the experts in Central Virginia today.
When it comes to your spine, you want the most experienced clinical teams working with you. That’s what you get when you choose Chippenham Hospital as your hospital for spinal surgery. Chippenham is one of very few hospitals on the East Coast with operating suites and teams completely dedicated to brain and nervous system care, with the most sophisticated intensive care units and patient transition facilities.
Any sport-related injury can sideline you unexpectedly. Chippenham Hospital can provide the appropriate care and treatment that will prevent future injuries and get you back to your active lifestyle.
Our extensive sports medicine network in Richmond, VA features the combined clinical expertise of the region’s largest team of board-certified primary care sports medicine physicians, fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeons, licensed physical therapists, certified athletic trainers, and sports performance specialists.
Shoulder and elbow joints allow you to bend, flex, reach, and rotate your arms. Severe shoulder and elbow pain can limit your everyday activities and keep you from doing the things you love. We can help, and best of all – we’re located close to home.
Shoulder and elbow procedures we offer:
- Total shoulder replacement
- Reverse shoulder replacement
- Partial shoulder (hemi) replacement
- Shoulder replacement revision
When pain affects your feet or ankles, it can bring activities to a complete halt. Our specialists have the latest assessment tools, technology and experience to relieve your pain. Sometimes surgery can be prevented with therapy and lifestyle changes. But when it’s necessary, our team has the skills and expert training to correct your problem and get your life back in motion.
Our experience includes:
- Repairing severed or compressed nerves
- Repairing and reconstructing tendons
- Treating tendonitis and stress fractures
Your hands and wrists are essential tools that allow you to work, play and perform everyday activities. How well the hand and wrist interact depends on the integrity and function of the ligaments. Treating conditions of the hands and upper extremities require a high degree of skill and precision because of the delicate veins, nerves, and ligaments involved.
Specialized Services for Hands:
- Outpatient Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Surgery
- Minimally-Invasive Arthroscopic Surgery
- Trigger Finger Treatment
When joint pain is severe and interferes with daily activities and work, joint replacement may be an option.
Technological advancements in hip replacements have made it possible for some surgeries to be performed with robotics. Learn more about the benefits of robotic hip replacement surgery.
The knee is one of the largest and most complex joints in the body and is most easily injured. It is made up of: bones, cartilage, ligaments, and tendons.
Chippenham Hospital is the only hospital in Central Virginia to offer a total knee replacement with Mako Robotic-Arm Assisted Technology. This means a faster recovery and shorter hospital stay. If you think robotic knee replacement is right for you, learn more or call us today at 804-320-DOCS (3627).
Use of Robotics in Orthopedic Surgeries
When faced with the possibility of surgery, patients are naturally concerned about down-time. Returning you to your active lifestyle as quickly and safely as possible is a shared goal you’ll have with the surgeons and healthcare providers at Chippenham Hospital.
Technological advancements in healthcare and surgery have made it possible for some surgeries to be performed with robotics. If your Chippenham Hospital surgeon has recommended you for robotic surgery, potential benefits include:
- Less blood loss
- Fewer complications
- Less need for narcotic pain medicine
- A faster recovery
- A shorter hospital stay
- Smaller incisions with minimal scarring
Call us today to learn more about our expertise in orthopedics, or for a physician referral.