November 28, 2015


usevirginiaWelcome to, the interactive website of Hampton Roads Physician, a comprehensive publication for and about the medical community practicing in the geographic area known as Hampton Roads, in the southeastern region of Virginia.

Launched in Winter 2013, Hampton Roads Physician is designed to recognize the achievements of the local medical community and to present them with professionalism and editorial integrity – and to provide current, accurate and useful information these busy professionals want and need.

We encourage you to explore our website, and invite you to help us honor the extraordinary men and women who provide care to our community by nominating them for inclusion in future issues.

Current Editorial

Eastern Virginia Now has a Comprehensive Stroke Center

Riverside Regional Medical Center is one of only three in the Commonwealth. Following a rigorous application process taking more than 18 months, Riverside Health System is proud to announce … read more

Expanding practices to encompass total care

When Orthopaedic & Spine Center (OSC) was founded in 1990, the physicians had a very clear vision: they wanted to offer the more

KidsCaring for Children with Difficult Conditions

When our Physician Advisory Board suggested we write about caring for the children of Hampton Roads, we knew we could dedicate an entire issue to the topic… read more


PetePhysical Therapy for Children:
Making It Fun, Keeping Them Safe and Injury Free

Meet 10 year-old Bohden Tubbs, a patient of mine who was having trouble in school. Not with his studies, and his behavior was just fine. But every time… read more

KapoorPreventing Childhood Blindness is YOUR Responsibility, Too
By Kapil G. Kapoor, M.D.

Eye health starts before we’re born. We all know how important prenatal care is, and the impact our ancestry and genetic make up have on more

Nicole J. Harrell

Nicole J. Harrell

Beth A. Norton

Beth A. Norton

Are You Compliant?
What You Need to Know About the EMV Fraud Liability Shift
By Nicole J. Harrell and Beth A. Norton

If you are one of the 51 percent of small business owners who haven’t heard about the new credit card rule that went into effect on October 1st…. read more

ScottPress-fit Fixation for Total Knee Replacements
– A New Application for an Existing Technology 
By Scott Grabill, DO

Historically, surgeons have used cement to hold the components in place in total joint replacements. Over the last decade, we’ve seen…. read more

BarletShould Hunters Worry About Hearing Loss?
By Theresa H. Bartlett, AuD

The 2015-2016 hunting season will be upon us very shortly.  It really doesn’t matter if you hunt deer, bear, turkey or water fowl, shooting guns can damage your hearing…. read more