Sovah Health - Danville Welcomes Dr. Treadwell

October 9, 2017


Orthopedic surgeon bring hand and upper extremity expertise to region

Danville, VA (TBD) – Sovah Health today announced that James Treadwell, DO has joined its medical staff and will provide specialty orthopedics care at Sovah Health – Danville. As an orthopedic surgeon specializing in surgery of the hand and upper extremities, Dr. Treadwell provides care for injuries and problems affecting the hand, wrist, forearm and elbow.

“We are pleased to welcome Dr. Treadwell to our team of talented surgeons at Sovah Health,”   said Alan Larson, CEO of Sovah Health – Danville and Market President for Sovah Health. “Orthopedic surgery is a growing need in our region, and Dr. Treadwell’s specialty training and expertise in hand and upper extremity surgery will ensure that patients can now stay closer to home for their specialty care needs.”  

Dr. Treadwell joins Sovah Health from Sentara Southern Virginia Orthopedics in South Boston, VA, where he has practiced for the past 3 years. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine (Fort Lauderdale-Davie, FL) and completed an orthopedic surgical internship at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (Portsmouth, VA) and an orthopedics residency at Memorial Hospital (York, PA). Dr. Treadwell also completed the Orthopedic Hand/Upper Extremity Fellowship at Carilion Clinic (Roanoke, VA) and a Hand and Microsurgery Fellowship at the Christine M. Kleinert Institute in Louisville (KY). He is a member of many professional societies including the American Society for Surgery of the Hand and the American Osteopathic Association of Orthopedics.

Dr. Treadwell will see patients at Spectrum Medical located in the River District Tower, 109 Bridge Street, Danville, VA. Referrals and appointments may be made by calling (434)793-4711.

About Sovah Health

Sovah Health is a regional healthcare delivery system, serving the south central Virginia and north central North Carolina region. It is comprised of two hospital campuses, one in Danville (formerly known as Danville Regional Medical Center) and the other in Martinsville (formerly known as Memorial Hospital of Martinsville & Henry County). The Danville campus is the leading medical center in the Dan River Region of Virginia and North Carolina employing approximately 1300 people and with 175 physicians are on the medical staff. The Martinsville campus has been at the heart of the Martinsville and Henry County community and the surrounding area providing exceptional healthcare and services to the region since 1970. Sovah Health - Martinsville has more than 120 physicians on the medical staff and employs more than 850 people.