Dr. Keith W. Lawhorn, MD

Dr. Keith W. Lawhorn, MD

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Orthopedic Sports Medicine | Male | 51 years old

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Experience with Dr. Lawhorn
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Lawhorn's Office & Staff
  • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (21)
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Dr. Keith W. Lawhorn, MD says

Thank you for providing feedback regarding my care and services. I strive to give patients the best care possible while making their visit as enjoyable as possible given their circumstances. While I strive to provide my best, I may be less than perfect at times.  Should your visit not meet your expectations and you would like to discuss in detail with me please call my office. Candid feedback can be helpful in making me a better physician.  

in Fredericksburg, VA |
Top of line doctor did both my rotator cuffs no pain great recovery have sent lots of folks to his office
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedics

Board Certifications

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  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Conditions Treated

Dr. Lawhorn says..

Advanced expertise in knee ligament, meniscal and cartilage reconstruction of the knee, This includes the treatment of ACL tears in both pediatric and adult populations, knee dislocations, meniscal transplants, partial and total knee replacements.

Advanced expertise in shoulder reconstructive surgery. Expertise includes rotator cuff repair surgery, shoulder instability surgery, labral repairs and shoulder replacements including total shoulder replacements and reverse shoulder replacements. 

Faculty member and instructor for the Arthroscopy Association of North America and consultant to ZimmerBiomet. I am the design surgeon of the juggerstitch, Maxfire MarxMen and Maxfire meniscal repair techniques. 

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  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Ligament Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

Procedures Performed

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Arthroscopy
  • Ankle Surgery
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Meniscectomy
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Knee Arthroplasty With Robotic Assistance

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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  • 0
    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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  • 0
    Board Actions

    No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

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Education

  • Medical School
    University of Virginia / Main Campus

    Graduated in 1991

  • Internship Hospital
    Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine

    Completed in 1992

  • Residency Hospital
    Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine

    Completed in 1996

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Virginia

    Graduated in 1987

  • Other Education
    Sports Medicine Research-University California At Davis

    Completed in 1999

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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  • Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Lawhorn's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. Lawhorn's Office & Staff

Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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Staff friendliness and courteousness
Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
16 – 30 minutes

Experience with Dr. Lawhorn

Level of trust in provider's decisions
How well provider explains medical condition(s)
How well provider listens and answers questions
Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Lawhorn's Care Philosophy

To provide patients the highest quality up-to-date orthopedic care

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Dr. Lawhorn says...

Advanced expertise in knee ligament, meniscal and cartilage reconstruction of the knee, This includes the treatment of ACL tears in both pediatric and adult populations, knee dislocations, meniscal transplants, partial and total knee replacements.

Advanced expertise in shoulder reconstructive surgery. Expertise includes rotator cuff repair surgery, shoulder instability surgery, labral repairs and shoulder replacements including total shoulder replacements and reverse shoulder replacements. 

Faculty member and instructor for the Arthroscopy Association of North America and consultant to ZimmerBiomet. I am the design surgeon of the juggerstitch, Maxfire MarxMen and Maxfire meniscal repair techniques. 

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Dr. Lawhorn says...

Thank you for providing feedback regarding my care and services. I strive to give patients the best care possible while making their visit as enjoyable as possible given their circumstances. While I strive to provide my best, I may be less than perfect at times.  Should your visit not meet your expectations and you would like to discuss in detail with me please call my office. Candid feedback can be helpful in making me a better physician.