Being A Nurse for Dr. Baddar

2019-03-28T09:55:26-04:00March 28th, 2019|Blog, DR. BADDAR|

I have had the honor of being Dr. Baddar’s nurse for about ten years now. I started with the practice in 2005 and when his nurse was transferred I was happy to take the position in 2009. He is an incredible educator and a wealth of information. Dr. Baddar has been practicing in the area [...]

National Doctors’ Day At HROSM

2019-03-28T09:46:45-04:00March 28th, 2019|Blog, DR. ALDRIDGE, DR. BADDAR, DR. BRADLEY, DR. CARTER, DR. CAVAZOS, DR. FITHIAN, DR. KELLER, DR. LAMBERT, DR. MCCONNELL, DR. NAUMANN, DR. SHOEMAKER, DR. SOHAGIA, DR. SWENSON, DR. TAN|

Hampton Roads Orthopaedics Spine & Sports Medicine invites our community to share in the celebration of National Doctors’ Day on Saturday, Mar. 30. This day provides us with an excellent opportunity to reach out and thank our physicians for their many contributions to ensuring high quality healthcare in our region. The first Doctors’ Day observance [...]

HROSM Awarded 2018 ‘Daily Press Best Of’ For Orthopaedics & Physical Therapy

2018-11-13T09:34:42-04:00November 13th, 2018|Awards/Honors, Blog, DR. ALDRIDGE, DR. BADDAR, DR. BRADLEY, DR. CARTER, DR. CAVAZOS, DR. FITHIAN, DR. KELLER, DR. LAMBERT, DR. MCCONNELL, DR. SHOEMAKER, DR. SOHAGIA, DR. TAN, Physical Therapy|

We are pleased to announce that Hampton Roads Orthopaedics Spine & Sports Medicine placed first in the ‘Daily Press Best Of’ competition in both the orthopaedic group and physical therapy group categories! HROSM has received this award since 2009 and we are grateful for the continued support from our community. The ‘Daily Press Best Of’ [...]

HROSM Physicians Named to 2018 Top Doc list by Coastal Virginia Magazine

2018-08-16T11:17:30-04:00July 5th, 2018|Blog, DR. ALDRIDGE, DR. BADDAR, DR. BRADLEY, DR. CARTER, DR. CAVAZOS, DR. FITHIAN, DR. KELLER, DR. LAMBERT, DR. MCCONNELL, DR. SOHAGIA, DR. SWENSON|

Coastal Virginia magazine named 11 physicians from Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine (HROSM) to its 2018 ‘Top Doc” list. The ‘Top Docs’ issue will feature over 500 physicians recognized as ‘Top Doc’ in their specialty and will appear in the September print issue of the Coastal Virginia magazine. The ‘Top Docs’ were determined by a [...]

HROSM Awarded 2017 Daily Press Choice Award for Best Orthopaedic Group on the Peninsula

2018-06-07T16:21:52-04:00November 14th, 2017|Awards/Honors, Blog, DR. ALDRIDGE, DR. BADDAR, DR. BRADLEY, DR. CARTER, DR. CAVAZOS, DR. FITHIAN, DR. KELLER, DR. LAMBERT, DR. MCCONNELL, DR. SOHAGIA, DR. SWENSON|

Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine (HROSM) – the largest orthopaedic practice on the Peninsula — was named 2017 “Best Orthopaedic Group” on the Peninsula by the Daily Press Choice Awards. Since 2009, HROSM has received this award with great appreciation for the support from around the Hampton Roads community. Winners of the Daily Press [...]

HROSM Physicians Named to 2017 Top Doc list by Coastal Virginia Magazine

2018-06-07T16:23:54-04:00August 9th, 2017|Blog, DR. ALDRIDGE, DR. BADDAR, DR. CARTER, DR. FITHIAN, DR. KELLER, DR. LAMBERT, DR. MCCONNELL, DR. SOHAGIA, DR. SWENSON|

Coastal Virginia magazine named 10 physicians from Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine (HROSM) to its 2017 ‘Top Doc” list. The ‘Top Docs’ issue will feature a total of 715 physicians recognized as ‘Top Doc’ in their specialty and will appear in the September print issue of the Coastal Virginia magazine. The ‘Top Docs’ were determined [...]

A New Hip And Life For Betty

2017-10-09T09:08:10-04:00April 18th, 2017|Blog, DR. BADDAR, Joint Replacement, Orthopaedic|

Before retiring in 2016, Betty spent 22 years working for the public school system: first, as a bus driver, and later as a secretary. She was in charge of attendance records and took great pride in making sure kids came to school and maintained great attendance records. In her retirement, Betty is finding a great [...]

How Can I Tell If My Joint Pain is Arthritis?

2017-10-09T09:15:20-04:00March 6th, 2017|Blog, DR. BADDAR, Get Moving, Joint Replacement|

Your joints ache much of the time, you're approaching that "certain age", and you find yourself wondering lately, "How can I tell if my symptoms are caused by arthritis?" You're not alone, and according to the Arthritis Foundation, that is a very common question! It seems a lot of people think they might have arthritis, [...]

Four Types of Knee Injuries and their Treatment

2017-10-09T09:27:18-04:00February 13th, 2017|Blog, DR. BADDAR|

Your knee is a complex joint with many components, which makes it vulnerable to a variety of injuries. In fact, according to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, a knee injury is one of the most common reasons people see their doctors. In 2010, there were roughly 10.4 million patient visits to doctors' offices because [...]

How to Avoid and Treat Runner’s Knee

2016-10-12T13:29:01-04:00April 20th, 2016|Blog, DR. BADDAR, Running|

Forty-two percent of all overuse injuries affect the knee joint, and patellofemoral pain syndrome (PFPS), simply known as "runner's knee," is the most common overuse injury among runners. It occurs when a mistracking kneecap (patella) irritates the femoral groove in which it rests on the thighbone (femur). Causes of Runner’s Knee In many cases, it [...]