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Given Name
Benjamin R.
surname
Coobs
degree
M.D.
schools
University of Minnesota*
internships
University of Minnesota
residencies
University of Minnesota
gender
Male
acceptsChildren
true
acceptsNewClients
true
inPracticeSince
Thu Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 2015
philosophy
I aim to provide excellent and compassionate care to all of my patients, transferring a clear understanding of their diagnosis and all available treatment options.
fellowships
Hughston Clinic - Nashville
Washington University Orthopedics
Interests
Failed total joint replacements
Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI)
Fractures
Hip dysplasia
Hip labral tears
Hip, knee and shoulder disorders
Osteonecrosis
Periprosthetic infections
Perthes deformities of the hip
Post-traumatic arthritis
Rheumatoid arthritis
Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE)
certifications
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
procedures-performed
Anterior approach hip replacement
Fracture repair (operative fixation of fractures)
Hip arthroscopy
Periacetabular osteotomy (PAO)
Proximal femoral osteotomy
Revision total joint replacement
Surgical hip dislocation
Total Joint Replacement - Hip, Knee and Shoulder
Service Areas
npi
1225272396
Provider Photo
affiliations
Carilion Clinic
VTC Affiliate
biography
Dr. Coobs earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Minnesota Minneapolis before completing his residency there in orthopedic surgery. He completed fellowships in adult reconstruction and hip preservation surgery at Washington University School of Medicine and in orthopaedic traumatology and hip replacement at Skyline Medical Center Hughston Clinic.<br/><br/>

Dr. Coobs received the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicines Excellence in Research Award in 2009 and the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundations Clinical Research Award in 2013, and he was named to the American Orthopaedic Associations Resident Leadership Forum in 2013.<br/><br/>

Dr. Coobs joined Carilion Clinic in 2015 as a joint replacement specialist in Carilions Institute of Orthopaedics and Neurosciences. An assistant professor of orthopaedic surgery at the Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine, he was named an Orthopaedic Surgeon to Know by Beckers Orthopaedic Review in 2016.
acceptsMychartAppointments
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undergraduate-education
University of Minnesota
medical-education
University of Minnesota