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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 60

2270 Ivy Rd
Charlottesville, VA 22903
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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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  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • 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 Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Ataxia
  • Bowed Legs
  • 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 Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Dysplasia
  • Hip Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
  • Limb Deformity
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  • Low Back Pain
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Neurofibromatosis
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pediatric Spine Deformities
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Still's Disease
  • Strains
  • Tibula 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

Media & Publications

  • 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
  • Various Titles
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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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