On the Best Doctors in America List for the last eight years, Dr. Bobby Chhabra is the Lilian T. Pratt Distinguished Professor and chair of the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Virginia (UVA) Health System. Dr. Bobby Chhabra, who has expertise in hand surgery, played a leading role in the establishment of the UVA Hand Center.
Specializing in every disorder of the elbow, wrist, and hand, the UVA Hand Center is a one-of-a-kind collaboration between the departments of plastic surgery and orthopaedics. The center is located in Charlottesville, Virginia, and treats a broad range of ailments including sports injuries, arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome, complex fractures, congenital hand differences, and neurovascular injuries.
Possessing its own onsite radiology suite that is staffed with radiologists specializing in diagnostic studies, interventional procedures, and musculoskeletal imaging, the center provides a team approach where in one location a patient can have access to trained specialists from the various fields of healthcare. The center is one of UVA Health System’s busiest and most successful clinics.