Richmond Physicians

Thorp J. Davis, MD

Special Procedures

  • ACL Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff/Shoulder Instability
  • Cartilage Reconstruction Procedures
  • Meniscal Repair and Transplantation
  • Total Shoulder Replacement

Board Certified

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine

Education and Training

  • Undergraduate Education: University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA (1986)
  • Medical Degree: University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA (1990)


  • University of Virginia Hospital, Charlottesville, VA (1996)


  • Sports Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, Dr K. Donald Shelbourne(1997), Indianapolis Colts Team Physician

Professional Organizations

  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Member, Arthroscopy Association of North America

Hospital Affiliations

  • Memorial Regional Medical Center
  • St Marys Hospital
  • OrthoVirginia Operatory
  • Boulders Ambulatory Surgery Center


  • Recepient of The Hughston Award, 1999, Presented by AOSSM for the paper entitled "The Natural History of Acute, Isolated, Nonoperatively treated Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries: A Prospective Study"  
  • Winner, 1997 Clinical Fellowship Award for Outstanding Research by an Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Fellow, AOSSM, “A Correlation of the Intercondylar Notch of the femur to the width of the Anterior and Posterior Cruciate Ligaments.”
  • Recognized as the Best Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Surgeon, Richmond Magazine’s Top Docs issue, '13

Team Affiliations

  • Orthopaedic Consultant, Indianapolis Colts, 1996, 1997
  • Head team Physician, University of Richmond Spiders
  • Head Team Physician, Lee-Davis, Hanover, and Patrick-Henry High Schools, Hanover, VA