As University of Virginia’s (UVA) Department of Orthopedics chairman, Dr. Bobby Chhabra oversees a full range of surgical procedures in his orthopaedic department. Dr. Bobby Chhabra’s departments work was recognized late last year, when the Becker’s Hospital Review selected UVA Orthopedics as one of its “100 Hospitals with Great Orthopedic Programs 2016.”
As defined by Becker’s, all hospitals on the list have amassed a long-term reputation for excellence in orthopedic care, as well as received recognition in diverse quarters, from accrediting organizations to publications. Dr. Chhabra described feeling honored in having his UVA team recognized for this accomplishment.
With its “high-performing” rating in U.S. News and World Report’s 2016-2017 “Best Hospitals” guide, UVA also achieved distinction for its hip and knee replacement capabilities. The department placed in the top 10 percentile in its area of specialization and is recognized by the BlueCross BlueShield as a Blue Distinction Center.
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.