Wilhelm A. Zuelzer, M.D.

Office information and hours

VCU Medical Center Ambulatory Care Center
417 North 11th Street, 3rd Floor
Richmond, VA 23298
For appointments, call (804) 828-7069

Stony Point Orthopaedic Clinic
9000 Stony Point Parkway 
Richmond, Va. 23235
For appointments, call (804) 828-7069

Neuroscience Orthopaedics and Wellness Center 
11958 West Broad Street
Henrico, VA 23233
For appointments, call (804) 360-4669
Website: Neuroscience Orthopaedics and Wellness Center


Dr. Wilhelm A. Zuelzer specializes in sports medicine, particularly in knee and shoulder injuries.

Board certification and licensure

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Commonwealth of Virginia Board of Medicine License

Educational background

  • Fellowship: Sports Medicine, Ohio State University
  • Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center
  • Medical school: University of Texas, San Antonio
  • Undergraduate study: University of Texas, San Antonio

Professional affiliations

Dr. Zuelzer is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, American Orthopaedic Association, Orthopaedic Research Society and the Richmond Orthopaedic Society. He also is a member of the MCV Physicians board and serves on the board of directors of the Virginia Orthopaedic Society.

Recent publications

  • Saddom, R.L., Bushbaker, R.M., Zuelzer, W.: Knee Bracing, Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation in Sports Specific Approach, 1994, Chapter 14, Page 211, Hanley A. Blefus Inc. Publishing.
  • Yin C, Jiranek W, Wayne JS, Zuelzer W, Cardea J: Effect of Storage Conditions of Joint Fluid on Diagnostic Techniques of Joint Infection: Bacteria Culture versus per based detection. Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, 25:1082, 2000.
  • Sluss J, Wayne JS, Liberti J, Jiranek W, Zuelzer W: Role of the pN collagen III in determining fibril diameters of tendon grafts used for anterior cruciate ligaments reconstruction. Transactions of the Orthopaedic Research Society, 25:805, 2005.
  • Orthopaedic Review and Regional approach to Bone and Joint Problem: MII Musculoskeletal Talks, MCV Hospitals, Virginia Commonwealth University Health System, May 10, 2000.

View listing of recent publications on PubMed.