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VCU Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

VCU Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at VCU School of Medicine provides care for a wide range of orthopedic conditions and diseases. Our surgeons and residents practice out of five sites in the Richmond area, including a Level I trauma center. 

Research

The VCU Department of Orthopaedic Surgery offers numerous opportunities for residents and fellows in clinical research, quality and safety research, translational research and basic science research. Our laboratory space is equipped with state-of-the-art histology equipment and microscopy equipment.

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Stephen L. Kates, M.D.

VCUSOM Message from the Dean -- Message from the Chair

Stephen L. Kates, M.D.

The VCU Department of Orthopaedic Surgery is dedicated to outstanding education and research missions. We train incredibly competent surgeons to deliver outstanding and compassionate clinical care to their patients. Educationally, the clinical experience is second to none. The breadth and scope of cases presenting for care here at VCU is amazing and the didactic and direct experiential learning is first rate.