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Alexander R Vap, MD

out of 5
246 Ratings
35 Comments

Specialty

Sports Medicine

Locations

Sports Medicine
1300 West Broad Street, Suite 113
Richmond, VA 23284

Ambulatory Care Center
417 N. 11th Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Short Pump Pavilion (formerly Neuroscience, Orthopaedic and Wellness Center)
11958 West Broad Street
Henrico, VA 23233

Department

Orthopaedic Surgery

Education

Medical School

Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Internship

Duke University School of Medicine

Residency

Duke University School of Medicine

Fellowship

Steadman Philippon Research Institute

Fellowship

Ulleval Hospital, Oslo Norway

Biography

Professional affiliations

  • The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • Piedmont Orthopaedic Society
  • Editor for Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery

Professional activity/Team Coverage

  • Team Physician Virginia Commonwealth University Athletics
  • Team Physician Virginia Union University Athletics
  • Team Physician Virginia State University Athletics
  • Team Physician Richard Bland College Athletics
  • Team Physician Maggie Walker High School
  • Team Physician Longwood University Athletics
  • Team Physician VCU Club sports
  • Richmond Flying Squirrels
  • U.S. Ski and Snowboard Team Physician: 2015
  • Team Physician Duke Men’s Basketball: 2013-2015
  • Team Physician Duke Football: 2013-2014
  • Team Physician Duke Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse: 2011-2013
  • Team Physician Duke Men’s Soccer: 2011-2013
  • Team Physician Duke Women’s Field Hockey: 2011-2012
  • Team Physician Duke Women’s Basketball: 2012-2013
  • Team Physician North Carolina Central University Football, Men’s and Women’s Basketball: 2011-2013

For a list of publications, please visit PubMed.

 

 

Clinical Interests

Orthopaedic surgery
Complex Sports Medicine of the knee/shoulder/hip
Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
Revision Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
Posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
Multiligament Knee Reconstruction
Meniscal repair
Patellar Instability
Articular cartilage preservation and restoration
Femoral and Tibial Osteotomy
Hamstring rupture repair
Shoulder Instability
Rotator cuff tears
Longhead of the Biceps tendon pathology
Arthritis of the shoulder
Sternoclavicular joint instability
Acromioclavicular joint reconstruction
Multidirectional shoulder instability in the adolescent population
Femoral Acetabular Impingement

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Locations

Sports Medicine

1300 West Broad Street, Suite 113
Richmond, VA 23284

Ambulatory Care Center

417 N. 11th Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Short Pump Pavilion (formerly Neuroscience, Orthopaedic and Wellness Center)

11958 West Broad Street
Henrico, VA 23233

Ratings & Reviews

246 Ratings
35 Comments

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Dr. Vap seemed very confident. I felt like I was in good hands and he was taking care of business.
July 2021
Dr. Vap [...] is remarkable
June 2021
When a patient is going through what I have, and the fact that it takes several months to get back to "normal", I sometimes feel that I am not making the progress that I should. I like the fact that Dr. Vap is frank when explaining my progress through the healing process. He does take the time to reassure me that I am progressing as I should.
June 2021
Dr. Vap took great care to explain details in layman's terms then adjusted level when I told him my healthcare profession.
June 2021
Dr. Vap is extraordinary!
May 2021
Dr. Vap is empathetic, encouraging, & incredibly effective at his craft. He provides medical service with compassion & poise often lost in a world of productivity & efficiency. He doesn't waste time but he hears your concerns, educated you, & provides all viable option. Wonderful doctor.
April 2021
Dr. Vap answered all my q's carefully & w/understandable terms. Never felt rushed.
April 2021
I know people that gone through orthopedic surgery and it was not a good experience they should see Dr. Vap.
February 2021
Very to the point, educational yet kind doctor.
February 2021
My first visit with Dr. Vap was a pleasant one.
September 2020
Everyone's bedside manner was excellent
August 2020
I've actually already recommended Dr. Vap to a friend of a friend with a similar problem.
July 2020
Dr. Vap is excellent
June 2020
so thankful Dr. Vap worked me in the same day I called for a second opinion for my injury.
June 2020
I have recommended him. Dr. Vap is the best doctor I have ever had.
May 2020
Best provider I have ever had.
December 2019
I have been insanely happy with the care VCU Health has provided & Dr. Vap has been no exception.
November 2019
Would and have recommended Dr. Vap to many of my family members and friends.
October 2019
Had gone above ref me to other doctors for other problems I have had.
September 2019
dr. vap is amazing. spent so much time with me describing my injury and showing in my mri and xrays. best orthopedic I have ever been to and I have been to a lot
August 2019
good
August 2019
Good experience.
August 2019
I have already recommended to my co-workers.
August 2019
Dr. Vap is an excellent caring dr. I wouldn't go to anyone else.
June 2019
Dr. Vap is an excellent provider. He is skilled, thorough, a good communicator and a caring person.
April 2019
I trust Dr. Vap with my care and life without question I have complete faith in him to take care of me.
April 2019
The best surgeon anyone could have!
April 2019
Dr. Vap is an excellent doctor that not only listens to my concerns but allows me to give feedback regarding my care/treatment.
March 2019
I have not been an easy case, and Dr. Vap has been by my side fighting for me two years now. No one else is allowed to work on my knee other than him.
February 2019
My orthopedic oncologist recommended Dr. Vap w/o reservation. I have been receiving conservative, but thorough care. I am confident in his treatment plan and remain hopeful for a full recovery.
December 2018
Dr. Vap is a very caring MD!!
December 2018
I've already recommended Dr. VAP and his staff to my colleagues. I recommend them due to the professionalism and knowledge of each person that you interact with. [...]
December 2018
Dr. Vap has always has been very nice I have faith in Dr. Vap.
November 2018
Excellent!
November 2018
Great doctor! Very fortunate we were referred to Dr. Vap and would definitely recommend him to people we know if they need his care.
November 2018