Dr. Mark F. Abel, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 61

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Dr. Abel's Experience

Dr. Abel's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Surgery
  • Trigger Point Injection
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  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bowed Legs
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Clubfoot
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Down Syndrome
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
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  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
  • Limb Deformity
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Spine Deformities
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pulled Muscles
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
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Background Check for Dr. Abel

0 Malpractice Claims

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

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Admitted to American Orthopaedic Association: "Membership reflects leadership in orthopaedic surgery through teaching & research", 2000
  • Named in "Best Doctors in America" by physician peers, 2007
  • Research Awards from American Academy for Cerebral Palsy & Developmental Medicine-Study on: Relationship of Gait Analysis to Gross Motor Function in C, 1996
  • Original Research Award: Southern Medical Association: "For outstanding clinical research" in Southern Region, 2000
  • Research Awards from American Academy for Cerebral Palsy & Developmental Medicine-Study entitled: "Relationships Among Musculoskeletal Impairment, Fun, 2000
  • Named Chairman of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of Virginia, 2008
  • Named in "Best Doctors in America" by physician peers, 2008
  • Awarded Alfred R. Shands, Jr Endowed Chair, at the University of Virginia, 2004

Media & Publications

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Education & Training

Medical School

Tulane University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1982

Internship Hospital

Washington University and Barnes Hospital
Complete in 1983

Residency Hospital

University California San Diego
Complete in 1988

Fellowship Hospital

University Of California and San Diego Children's Hospital
Complete in 1989
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Abel & Staff

  • English

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