Physicians & Staff


E. Claiborne Irby, Jr., M.D.

Spine Surgery

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American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and Training:

Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine, St. Luke’s Hospital, Houston, TX (1987)
Residency: Carolina Medical Center, Charlotte, NC (1986)
Internship: Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine, Norfolk, VA (1982)
Medical School: Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA (1981)
Undergraduate: Washington and Lee University, Lexington, VA (1977)

Professional Organizations:

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Medical Society of Virginia
North American Spine Society
Richmond Academy of Medicine
Richmond Orthopedic Club
Virginia Orthopaedic Society

Professional Experience:

Veterans Administration Hospital, Department of Orthopaedics, consultant physician (1989–1995)
VCU Health System, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Richmond, VA, assistant clinical professor (1989–Present)

Hospital Affiliation:

OrthoVirginia Operatory
Parham Doctors' Hospital


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