Lynchburg Physicians

Peter A. Caprise, Jr., MD

Special Procedures

  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Anterior Approach Total Hip Replacement
  • Arthroscopic Knee Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff/Shoulder Instability
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement

Board Certified

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2012
  • Orthopaedic  Sports Medicine, 2008

Education and Training

  • Undergraduate Education: University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill B.A., Chemistry 1986-1990 
  • Medical Degree:  University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill M.D. 1990-1995 


  • University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill Orthopaedic Surgery 1995-2000 

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Arthroscopy Association of North America
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Lynchburg Academy of Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

  • Centra Lynchburg General Hospital – Lynchburg, Virginia
  • Centra Virginia Baptist Hospital – Lynchburg, Virginia
  • Surgery Center of Lynchburg 


  • Navy Commendation Medal United States Navy
  • Army Achievement Medal United States Army
  • Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal United States Navy and Marine Corps

Team Affiliations

  • Lynchburg College
  • Appomatox High School
  • Virginia Episcopal High School

Interests and Community Involvement

  • Biking
  • running
  • endurance sports