Dr. Owusu-Akyaw, a sports medicine surgeon specializing in the knee and shoulder, attended Duke University for his undergraduate education and earned his medical degree from Duke University as well. He completed his residency at the Duke University Health System and his fellowship at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York.
Dr. Owusu-Akyaw is a member of the National Medical Association, J. Robert Gladden Orthopedic Society, American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy Association of North America, and American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.
Dr. Richardson, a knee and shoulder orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist, attended Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University for her undergraduate education and earned her medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia. She completed her residency at Stony Brook University Hospital and her fellowship at the University of North Carolina.
Dr. Richardson is a member of the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, and the Ruth Jackson Orthopedic Society.
“We are ecstatic to welcome Dr. Owusu-Akyaw and Dr. Richardson to OrthoVirginia,” said Lynne Robinson, Chief Administrative Officer, OrthoVirginia Central. “They are both incredible orthopedic surgeons of the knee and shoulder and have an amazing passion for sports medicine care. Patients will receive the highest quality orthopedic care from them,” she added.
Dr. Owusu-Akyaw joined the practice September 14, 2020 and is accepting new patients at the Shrader Road office. Dr. Richardson joined the practice August 24, 2020 and is accepting patients at the St. Francis and Chippenham offices.