HROSM Bids Farewell To Dr. Hoff

2018-05-04T14:57:47+00:00May 3rd, 2018|Blog|

    Since 2012, Dr. Jeremy Hoff has played an integral role in the development of our Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation program at Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine. We appreciate all his efforts to help us grow our practice, his commitment to give back to our community, and most importantly, his commitment to provide [...]

How to Maintain Proper Spine Health

2018-06-18T14:17:12+00:00May 3rd, 2018|Blog, DR. TAN, Spine|

The spine has an important job. It is the protector of the spinal cord which is the central nerve highway of the body. Damage to the spinal cord can result in many devastating conditions, including paralysis and death. Keeping the spine strong and healthy is not a difficult task. Here are some tips for maintaining [...]

National Arthritis Awareness Month

2018-05-01T10:00:08+00:00May 1st, 2018|Blog|

May is National Arthritis Awareness Month and our goal is to help educate and bring awareness to the causes of arthritis and the treatment options available for patients. Arthritis is a disease that impacts more than 50 million Americans, making it the number one cause of disability in the country. That means 1 in every [...]

Understanding Sciatica: The Road to Recovery

2018-05-03T13:42:26+00:00April 28th, 2018|Blog, DR. SHOEMAKER|

Have you been diagnosed with sciatica? Lower-body nerve pain can be acute, but relief is in sight! Learning more about sciatica and understanding your sciatica treatment options is your starting point down the road to recovery. Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine offers a brief guide to this mild-to-severe painful lumbar nerve inflammation below. What [...]

HROSM Awarded 2018 Best Orthopaedic & Podiatry Group

2018-06-07T16:15:20+00:00April 24th, 2018|Awards/Honors, Blog, DR. SHOEMAKER|

Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine (HROSM) – the largest orthopaedic practice on the Peninsula — was named the 2018 Readers’ Choice for “Best Orthopaedic Group” and “Best Podiatry Practice” by Coastal Virginia Magazine (COVA). HROSM.received the COVA Overall Gold Award which represents the readers’ choice for best orthopaedic practice on both the Southside and [...]


2018-04-13T10:00:27+00:00April 17th, 2018|Blog, DR. CARTER|

Anthony Carter, MD, among the first in Hampton Roads to use telemedicine for teaching anterior hip surgical procedure. NEWPORT NEWS, Va., April 17, 2016— Telemedicine continues to be a quickly growing trend to connect patients with health care providers. The virtual visit concept was recently used to improve access to medical education. On Saturday, April, [...]

Top Reasons for Orthopaedic Surgeries in Non Athletes

2018-03-07T08:21:54+00:00April 15th, 2018|Blog|

If you have a favorite athlete or sports team you regularly follow, you've probably noticed that almost every professional athlete eventually undergoes some type of major surgery due to a sports-related injury. For those that do not lead such an active lifestyle, it seems reasonable to assume they rarely have to experience the same fate. [...]

State-of-the-Art Digital Radiography Technology Installed at HROSM

2018-04-10T17:27:21+00:00April 11th, 2018|Blog|

HROSM strives to provide the highest level of quality orthopaedic care to each of our patients. An important aspect of quality is offering innovative technology to improve our patients overall experience and outcomes. Beginning in May 2018, HROSM will offer our patients state-of-the-art digital radiography technology with the KDR Advanced U-Arm (AU) System and additional [...]

Common Weekend Warrior Injuries

2018-03-07T08:14:39+00:00April 1st, 2018|Blog|

A weekend warrior is like a superhero on the weekends, right? Wrong! A weekend warrior is someone who does not exercise until the weekend, and then he or she overdoes it, quite often leading to injury. In fact, this is such a common thing, doctors call it the "weekend warrior syndrome." Luckily, the providers at [...]

Problems with Wrists and Hands? Our Specialists Can Help.

2018-02-02T18:59:16+00:00March 25th, 2018|Blog|

Injuries of the wrists and hands can be painful and tricky to diagnose because of the many different things that could go wrong. The wrist and hand specialists at Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine have the expertise needed to diagnose and treat your problem. Some of the more common problems associated with wrists and [...]