Throughout his career as an orthopedic surgeon and upper-extremity specialist, Dr. Bobby Chhabra has acquired a wealth of experience in the treatment of sports injuries. Dr. Bobby Chhabra has spent many years as an orthopedic consultant to University of Virginia athletic teams such the men’s varsity soccer team, which ranks among the most successful programs in school history.
UVA established itself as a men’s soccer powerhouse in the early 1990s, when it won four consecutive NCAA Tournament championships between 1991 and 1994. During this time, the team benefited from coach Bruce Arena and players such as Claudio Reyna and John Harkes, who went on to become successful members of the United States Men’s National Team. After 15 years of disappointment in the NCAA Tournament, the Cavaliers won the 2009 title by defeating the Akron Zips
An orthopedic surgeon with a specialization in hand and upper extremity surgery, Bobby Chhabra currently splits his time between various teaching and clinical responsibilities at the University of Virginia.