Coastal Virginia Magazine named their 2021 best businesses in their August issue, awarding Atlantic Orthopaedic Specialists Overall Best Gold in two categories. For the 8th consecutive year, AOS was named Overall Gold Best Orthopaedic Practice. AOS was also named Overall Gold Best Physical Therapy Practice.

Atlantic Orthopaedic Specialists was founded in Norfolk 102 years ago, and is currently headquartered in Virginia Beach, Virginia. With 19 orthopaedic surgeons and three physiatrists serving patients at four locations, it is the largest orthopaedic practice in Hampton Roads. AOS covers seven specialties, including the subspeciality of orthopedic oncology, and provides comprehensive services for orthopaedic needs, with no-appointment walk-in clinics and physical therapy, ensuring patients are cared for even as their needs change and evolve.

Coastal Virginia Magazine is a publication covering local news, business profiles, and community updates in the Hampton Roads area. Each year, as part of their best business awards, they ask readers to vote on the region’s best businesses in a range of categories, including healthcare providers.

“We are grateful to be recognized once again by Coastal Virginia Magazine as Overall Best Gold, and especially in two categories this year,” said AOS President, Dr. Chad R. Manke, “We are humbled that our community has selected us as their trusted choice for orthopaedics and physical therapy. This award belongs to our entire team, who have worked to provide consistent care and service to our patients throughout this difficult and unprecedented time.”

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