About Hanover Sports Medicine

Hanover Sports Medicine, just outside of Richmond, VA in Mechanicsville, was the creation of founder Dr. Thorp J. Davis in 1998 when he joined West End Orthopedic Clinic at the Memorial Regional Medical Center office.  Realizing that there was a need for specialized orthopedic and sports medicine in Richmond, VA and the surrounding areas, Dr. Davis has worked to establish Hanover Sports Medicine as the provider for both pediatric and adult sports medicine needs, from sports physicals to orthopedic surgery and more,  throughout Hanover, Mechanicsville, and the central Virginia area.


 

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Dr. Andrew B. Dahlgren

Dr. Andrew B. Dahlgren, MD, MBA is a board certified Sports Medicine specialist with Hanover Sports Medicine and OrthoVirginia.  Dr. Dahlgren joined OrthoVirginia/West End Orthopaedic Clinic in 2009 after six years practicing in Jackson, Michigan.  Dr. Dahlgren lives in Hanover with his wife and four children.  He is an avid swimmer and triathlete and enjoys getting outside to enjoy the beautiful countryside of Hanover County.

 

Certifications:
American Board of Family Medicine – Sports Medicine
American Board of Family Medicine – Family Practice

 

Education and Training:
Fellowship: Sports Medicine, University of Michigan School of Medicine, Ann Arbor, MI
Residency: Family Medicine, Medical College of Virginia/VCU, Richmond, VA
Internship: Family Medicine, Medical College of Virginia/VCU, Richmond, VA
Medical School: Wayne State University, School of Medicine, Detroit, MI
Undergraduate: Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

 

Professional Organizations:
American Medical Society for Sports Medicine

 

Hospital Affiliation:
Memorial Regional Medical Center

 

Honors/Awards:
Robert Wood Johnson Generalist Physician Initiative Award for Outstanding Community             Service, June 1998
Henry Ford Hospital Summer Research Scholarship, 1993

 

Professional Experience:
OrthoVirginia, Richmond, VA (2009–Present)
Allegiance Sports Medicine, Jackson, MI (2003–2009)
Lancaster Orthopedic Group, Lancaster, PA (2000–2003)
Community Memorial Health Center, South Hill, VA (1998–1999)
Patient First, Glen Allen, VA (1998–1999)
MCV/VCU Blackstone Family Practice, Richmond, VA (1997–1999)

 

Interests/Community Involvement :
Lee-Davis, Patrick Henry and Hanover High Schools, team physician
University of Richmond, team physician

 


 

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Dr. Thorp J. Davis

Dr. Thorp Davis graduated from the University of Virginia Medical School in 1990, and finished his Orthopaedic Surgery residency at the University of Virginia in 1996. He then did a Sports Medicine Fellowship in Indianapolis, during which time he worked with the Indianapolis Colts. While in Indianapolis, Dr Davis published seven peer reviewed articles on various Sports Medicine topics, with emphasis on knee ligament injuries and reconstructions. While there, he received two awards for those papers including the prestigious Hughston Award presented by the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine for outstanding Clinical Research for his paper on treatment of Posterior Cruciate Injuries.

 

Dr Davis specializes in arthroscopic knee surgery, arthroscopic shoulder surgery, and total shoulder replacements. He serves as Head Team Physician for the University of Richmond, and also covers numerous High Schools in Hanover County and the surrounding areas. He is Board Certified in Orthopaedic Surgery, and is a member of the American Arthroscopy Association.

 

Certifications:
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

 

Education and Training:
Fellowship: Methodist Hospitals, Sports Medicine, Gary & Merrillville, IN (1997)
Residency: University of Virginia Hospital, Charlottesville, VA (1996)
Internship: Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD (1991)
Medical School: University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA (1990)
Undergraduate: University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA (1986)

 

Professional Organizations:
Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

 

Hospital Affiliation:
Memorial Regional Medical Center
OrthoVirginia Operatory

 

Honors/Awards:
2000 Hughston Award, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
“The Natural History of Acute, Isolated, nonoperatively treated Posterior Cruiate Ligament          Injuries; A Prospective Study”
1997 Clinical Fellowship Award, American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
“A Correlation of the Intercondylar Notch of the femur to the width of the Anterior and Posterior Cruciate Ligaments.”

 

Interests/Community Involvement :
Lee-Davis, Patrick Henry and Hanover High Schools, team physician
University of Richmond, team physician

 

If you need an experienced practitioner of sports medicine in Richmond, VA or the surrounding areas, contact Hanover Sports Medicine today.