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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
8 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(14)
Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Adam Shimer is Excellent. Dr. Shimer has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
  • Currently 3.7272727272727 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.6363636363636 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.4
  • Currently 3.4166666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.4
  • Currently 3.3636363636364 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.4
  • Currently 3.3636363636364 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Adam Shimer, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Back Pain
  • Chordoma
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sciatica
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)

Education & Awards

Dr. Shimer graduated from University of Virginia, Charlottesville. He has 8 awards.

Awards  
2013 Nominee for North American Spine Society Value Award
2011 AO Spine North AmericaYoung Investigator Research Award
2004 North American Spine Society / The Spine Journal Outstanding Paper Award
2004 Cervical Spine Research Society 1st Place Fielding Resident/Fellow Research Award
2012 Runner-up North American Spine Society / The Spine Journal Outstanding Paper Award
2002 Gratton Alexander Litz III Award
2009 AO Spine North America 7th Annual Fellows Forum, 1st Place
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Charlottesville, VA
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Shimer has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • UVA HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital 
  • University of Virginia Medical Center 

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Additional Information
Dr. Adam Lynn Shimer MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 8 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Adam L. Shimer practice?
Dr. Adam Shimer has 4 office locations.
Dr. Adam Shimer practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Charlottesville, VA.
Additional practice locations include: Pittsburgh, PA.
See Charlottesville Orthopedic Surgeons.