Richmond Physicians

David D. Nedeff, MD

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Special Procedures

  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff/Shoulder Instability
  • Cartilage Reconstruction Procedures
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Meniscal Repair and Transplantation
  • Meniscectomy
  • Partial (Unicondylar) Knee Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy

Board Certified

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and Training

  • Undergraduate Education: Indiana University College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Bloomington, IN (1987 -1991)
  • Medical Degree: West Virginia University School of Medicine, Morgantown, WV (1991- 1995)


  • Orthopedic Surgery, Rush-Presbyterian, St. Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, IL (1995- 2000)


  • Sports Medicine - Knee and Shoulder Surgery, The Hughston Clinic, Columbus, GA (2000 - 2001)

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Richmond Academy of Medicine
  • Richmond Orthopaedic Club
  • Virginia Orthopaedic Society

Hospital Affiliations

  • Boulders Ambulatory Surgery Center
  • Chippenham Medical Center
  • Johnston-Willis Hospital
  • OrthoVirginia Operatory
  • St. Francis Hospital


  • Orthopaedic Research and Education Fund (OREF) Resident Research Competition (2000)
  • Illinois Orthopaedic Resident Research Symposium Howard R. Schneider Award (1999)
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Indiana University (1991)
  • Recognized as the Best Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgery, Richmond Magazine’s Top Docs issue, '13

Interests and Community Involvement

PT Protocols


"Sports Medicine: Cambridge Pocket Clinicians." Cambridge University Press, 2008.

"Arthoscopic anterior cruciate Ligament reconstruction: a meta-analysis comparing patellar tendon and hamstring tendon autografts." American Journal of Sports Medicine, 2003.

"Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with patellar autograft tendon." Clinical Orthopaedics, 2002.

"Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using Patellar Tendon Autografts." Orthopedics, 2002.

"Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using Patellar Tendon Autografts - A Comprehensive Review of the Literature." American Journal of Knee Surgery, 2001.

"Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty: Clinical Experience at 6 - 10 Year Followup." Clinical Orthopaedics, 1999.