Practice contact
(434) 243-7778
(434) 243-0290
545 Ray C. Hunt Drive
Suite 1100
Charlottesville Virginia 22903
US
Brian Werner MD
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Sports Specialty
Orthopaedic Surgeon - Academic
Primary Practice: UVA Health - Sports Medicine Clinic
Primary Hospital: UVA HEALTHSOUTH REHABILITATION HOSPITAL

Practice Contact

Office Address
545 Ray C. Hunt Drive
Suite 1100
Charlottesville Virginia 22903
US
Phone
(434) 243-7778
Fax
(434) 243-0290

Clinical Expertise

PCL Injury Rotator Cuff Injury Shoulder Dislocation Shoulder Instability Shoulder Labral Tear ACL Surgery Shoulder Tendinopathy Shoulder Replacement Sports Medicine

Biography

Brian Werner, MD, is an orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine and shoulder surgery, including both arthroscopic and open reconstructive surgery of the shoulder and knee. He focuses on all sports and athletic injuries and has a particular clinical interest in shoulder replacement and ligament reconstruction of the knee. Dr. Werner also performs arthroscopic treatment of shoulder instability (labrum repair), rotator cuff repair, ACL reconstruction, meniscus repair, and transplant, among many other sports medicine procedures. Dr. Werner earned his B.S. in chemical engineering from Penn State and his medical degree from Wake Forest. He came to UVA for his internship, research fellowship, and orthopedic surgery residency. He then completed a fellowship in sports medicine and shoulder surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, where he was a team physician for the New York Giants and the New York Red Bulls. He returned to Charlottesville in 2016, joining the UVA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery as an assistant professor. He also serves as a team physician for James Madison University. In addition to patient care, Dr. Werner has a significant interest in both clinical and basic science research, and has published over 150 peer-reviewed papers on a wide variety of orthopedic topics. He has presented his research both regionally and nationally over 250 times and won numerous national awards. His research interests include clinical outcomes after knee and shoulder surgery, biomechanical studies in the knee and shoulder, shoulder arthroplasty, and cartilage injury and repair. Outside of work, Dr. Werner enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys, Benjamin and Wyatt. He is an avid runner who has completed many marathons and continues to train for both marathon and half marathon distances. He also enjoys golf.
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Primary Practice

Primary practice
UVA Health - Sports Medicine Clinic

Hospital Affiliations

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UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA MEDICAL CENTER
(434) 924-0210
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PRIMARY HOSPITAL
UVA HEALTHSOUTH REHABILITATION HOSPITAL
(434) 244-2000
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HUNTER HOLMES MCGUIRE VA MEDICAL CENTER
(804) 675-5000
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SALEM VA MEDICAL CENTER
(540) 982-2460

Education & Training

FELLOWSHIP
Hospital for Special Surgery
RESIDENCY
University of Virginia
INTERNSHIP
University of Virginia Health Science Center
MEDICAL / PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL
Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Meeting Faculty