N. Douglas Boardman III, M.D. Professor

N. Douglas Boardman III, M.D.

Office information

VCU Neuroscience, Orthopaedic & Wellness Center
11958 West Broad Street, 3rd Floor
Henrico, VA 23233
For appointments, call (804) 360-4669
Website: https://vcuhealthnowcenter.org

Stony Point Orthopaedic Clinic
9000 Stony Point Parkway, 1st Floor
Richmond, Va. 23235
For appointments, call (804) 560-8945


Dr. Douglas Boardman III specializes in elbow and shoulder reconstruction. His interests include:

  • Total shoulder and elbow replacement, primary and revision
  • Reverse total shoulder replacement
  • Shoulder and elbow trauma and post-trauma reconstruction
  • Arthritis
  • Arthroscopy
  • Tendon injuries
  • Sports injuries

Board certification and licensure

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery - Board Certified
  • Virginia Board of Medicine Physician License


  • Fellowship - Mayo Clinic (Shoulder and Elbow Reconstruction) - Rochester, MN
  • Residency - University of Pittsburgh Medical Center - Pittsburgh, PA
  • Medical School - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine - Philadelphia, PA
  • Undergraduate Study - Harvard College - Cambridge, MA

Professional achievements

Dr. Boardman is an active member of American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons and a founding member of the Mid-Atlantic Shoulder and Elbow Society. He is past-president of the Virginia Orthopaedic Society and remains on the Board as a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Board of Councilors. He is also a member of the Specialty Advisory Council of the Medical Society of Virginia.

Research interests

Dr. Boardman's research focuses on elbow and shoulder trauma and reconstruction.

View listing of recent publications on PubMed.