VCU Ambulatory Care Center
417 North 11th Street, 3rd Floor
Richmond, VA. 23298
For appointments, call (804) 828-7069
VCU Stony Point Orthopaedic Clinic
9000 Stony Point Parkway, 1st Floor
Richmond, VA 23235
For appointments, call (804) 560-8945
Dr. Isaacs specializes in Orthopaedic Hand Surgery. His interests include:
Dr. Isaacs has received national and international attention for his clinical and research achievements in Hand and Peripheral Nerve Surgery. He has given multiple invited lectures on peripheral nerve and brachial plexus surgery and is recognized nationally as an expert on these topics. He runs the Orthopaedic Microsurgery Lab at VCU, which is supported in part by a grant from the Department of Defense.
Dr. Isaacs recently published his first book on the treatment of upper extremity arthritis, he serves on the Editorial Board of HAND (an international journal on hand surgery) and is a reviewer for the Journal of Hand Surgery. The American Society for Surgery of the Hand recently named him a “Young Leader in Hand Surgery.” He serves on local, regional and national committees focusing on education and advancement of hand surgery and orthopaedic surgery in general.
Dr. Isaacs' primary research focus is on novel strategies of nerve repair, improved muscle recovery following significant nerve injury, and the development or improvement of nerve repair tools. His secondary interests include tendon adhesions and wrist biomechanics.
To view listing of recent publications, please go to PubMed.