Thoracic Outlet Syndrome: A Chronic Pain

2019-01-29T15:29:52+00:00January 28th, 2019|Blog, DR. BRADLEY, DR. SHOEMAKER, DR. SOHAGIA|

What is Thoracic Outlet Syndrome? Thoracic Outlet Syndrome is an umbrella term for a rare and often misdiagnosed group of three medical conditions which affect the thoracic outlet - an area near the shoulder extending from collarbone to rib. The syndrome is caused by compression of the nerves and veins in that area, leading to [...]

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

2018-11-13T09:34:42+00:00November 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’ [...]

The Facts About Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

2018-05-17T19:05:13+00:00June 27th, 2018|Blog, DR. SHOEMAKER|

As you get older you experience more aches and pains because your bones and ligaments are aging, too. Sometimes a certain ache becomes worse, and you need to go to the doctor to find out what is causing it. Lumbar spinal stenosis is a type of a lower back condition that can occur as you [...]

Hampton Roads Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine Welcomes New, Fellowship Trained Interventional Pain Management Physician

2018-05-07T10:30:23+00:00May 7th, 2018|Blog, DR. SHOEMAKER|

We are excited to announce the addition of Dr. Rebecca Shoemaker, fellowship trained interventional pain management physician, to our practice. Dr. Shoemaker specializes in physical medicine and rehabilitation and interventional pain management. Her fellowship training in pain medicine provides her expertise in the treatment of: osteoarthritis of the joints including shoulders, hips, knees and spinal [...]

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 [...]