Dr Rieser and his Direct Anterior Approach to Hip Replacement Surgery

2018-02-28T14:04:53-05:00February 28th, 2018|Blog|

Finding out you need hip replacement surgery can be scary, and choosing the correct surgeon who has the best skills is important for your peace of mind. Dr. Rieser of Shenandoah Valley Orthopedics uses the direct anterior approach to hip replacement surgery, a specialized approach designed to minimize recovery time for his patients. Traditionally, [...]

Welcome Dr. Ryan Rieser

2017-06-10T09:02:00-04:00June 11th, 2017|Blog|

Shenandoah Valley Orthopedics and Sports Medicine of Fishersville, VA welcomes Dr. G. Ryan Rieser to the staff of orthopedic surgeons. Dr. Rieser earned his Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering Summa Cum Laude from North Carolina State University. He went on to obtain his medical doctor (MD) from Wake Forest University School of Medicine. Dr. Rieser has always enjoyed [...]

Common Causes of Hand Pain

2017-04-09T20:06:42-04:00April 1st, 2017|Blog|

Your hands are complex structures you rely heavily upon to perform everyday tasks. Hand pain can result from a number of physical conditions, as well as injuries such as sprains or fractures. Falling on an outstretched hand is a particularly common cause of hand injuries. Shenandoah Valley Orthopedics & Sports Medicine shares some of the [...]

5 Tips for Avoiding Shin Splints on Your Run

2017-01-29T09:52:14-05:00March 1st, 2017|Blog|

If you are a runner, one of your worst nightmares may be experiencing the pain of shin splints. Shin splints occur when you are running because of the tibia's increased stress as your foot strikes the ground. Unfortunately, shin splints can lead to stress fractures if you aren't careful. The best option is to try [...]

Most Common Sports Injuries

2017-01-24T21:44:28-05:00February 1st, 2017|Blog|

Most people participate in a sport, whether it is hitting the gym after work or playing for fun in their backyard. Exercising while playing a sport is very beneficial to your health. However, sometimes injuries can happen, no matter how hard we try to prevent them. The severity of an injury can range from minor [...]

Welcome to Our New Website

2017-01-29T10:10:22-05:00January 29th, 2017|Blog|

Shenandoah Valley Orthopedics and Sports Medicine is excited to announce the launch of our new website. Our new website is designed to better serve you - our patients! You will find our orthopedic and sports medicine specialists bios so you can learn more about each physician. Our services are listed with information in hopes to answer some [...]