Richmond Physicians

C. Tate Hepper, MD

Special Procedures

  • Biceps Tendon Reinsertion
  • Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Hand, Wrist and Elbow Trauma
  • Hand, Wrist and Elbow Arthritis Surgery
  • Hand, Wrist and Elbow Joint Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Hand, Wrist and Elbow Surgery
  • Wrist Arthroscopy

Board Certified

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and Training

  • Undergraduate Education: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Medical Degree: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN


  • Washington University in St Louis/Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO


  • Curtis National Hand Center/Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery
  • American Society for Surgery of the Hand

Hospital Affiliations

  • St Mary’s Hospital
  • Henrico Doctor’s Hospital
  • Boulders Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • OrthoVirginia Operatory


  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • AOA Resident Leadership Forum
  • Eldon Stevenson Scholar

Interests and Community Involvement

  • Golf, UNC athletics