Dr. Vic Goradia, a nationally known expert in arthroscopic surgery, sports medicine, joint replacement and regenerative medicine with a focus on shoulder and knee conditions joins eHealth Radio and the Health News and Orthopedic Channels.
Dr. Vic has developed his own surgical technique known as Preserve ACL Surgery and is one of a handful of surgeons in the U.S. offering this procedure. He is the leading orthopedic surgeon at G2 Orthopedics and Sports Medicine with locations in the West End and Midlothian.
Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Vic Goradia discuss the following:
- What are the most common types of knee surgery?
- Are there treatment options that can used to avoid surgery?
- A complete knee replacement sounds like a big operation. Have there been an advances for this type of surgery?
- Which sports knee injuries require surgery?
- We hear about athletes tearing their ACL and needing surgery that keeps them out from playing for a year or longer. Do you offer any options to get athletes and others back faster after an ACL injury?
Vipool K. "Vic" Goradia, MD is a nationally known, board-certified orthopedic surgeon who began practicing in Richmond, VA in 2001. Dr. Goradia completed a fellowship in sports medicine, arthroscopy and knee & shoulder reconstructive surgery in 1999 at MedStar Union Memorial Sports Medicine Clinic in Baltimore, MD.
Dr. Goradia is an expert in the knee, shoulder, elbow, sports medicine, arthroscopy, and joint replacement. He also has a special focus on regenerative medicine including stem cell, PRP and Lipogems® injections. In many cases, these treatments can be combined with surgery to provide better results or use instead of surgery. He’s also worked in a laboratory setting to develop his own surgical technique known as the PRESERVE ACL Surgery which is performed arthroscopically on an outpatient basis.
Dr. Goradia has taught many courses and has lectured extensively to orthopedic surgeons across the U.S. and in other countries on topics related to knee and shoulder surgery. He has numerous publications on topics related to knee, ACL injuries, shoulder, rotator cuff, and elbow conditions. He is a Past Associate Editor for the Journal of Arthroscopy and has been chairman of several committees for the Arthroscopy Association of North America.
Dr. Goradia's philosophy is to diagnose patients early and to provide the best treatment options for each individual patient. In many cases non-surgical treatments are available. If surgery is needed, Dr. Goradia offers the latest technology available. He was recently named one of the top 3 orthopedic surgeons in Richmond, Virginia for 2019 by Three Best Rated.