Category: Dr. John D. Burrow

John D. Burrow, DO Awarded Board Certification in Orthopaedic Surgery

Congratulations to Dr. John D. Burrow on being awarded Board Certification in Orthopaedic Surgery by the American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery (AOBOS), the Bureau of Osteopathic Specialists (BOS) of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA).  Dr. Burrow’s Board Certification will be in effect through 12/31/2026.  We are proud of Dr. Burrow for this accomplishment in… Read more »

Congratulations to the Orthopaedic & Spine Center 2016 Top Docs!

Pictured left to right:  Boyd W. Haynes III, MD; John D. Burrow, DO; Jenny L. F. Andrus, MD; Raj N. Sureja, MD; Mark W. McFarland, DO We are delighted to announce that five (5) OSC physicians were named “2016 Top Doctors” by their physician peers in a survey conducted by Coastal Virginia Magazine.  We hope you will… Read more »

June Community Lecture Features OSC Fellowship Trained Joint Replacement Specialist, Dr. John Burrow

Overcoming Arthritis Pain: Effective Treatment for Hips and Knees Join Dr. John Burrow as he discusses treatment options for painful arthritis of the hip and knee. Learn about the latest non-surgical and surgical options for relieving pain and restoring function. MAKOplasty, computer-navigation, Jiffy Hip, and other surgical techniques will be discussed, as well as OSC’s… Read more »

How Alcohol Affects Orthopaedic Surgical Outcomes

by John D. Burrow, DO Among Orthopaedic physicians, it is well known that smoking can increase back pain and can retard healing after surgery.  Smoking restricts blood flow by decreasing the size of blood vessels, thereby limiting the amount of nourishing, oxygen-rich blood that gets to the post-surgical wound site.  Any Orthopaedic physician worth his/her… Read more »

Andy Murphie Sr., DVM – Total Knee Replacement

Dr. Andy Murphie, Sr. performing veterinary surgery at Anderson’s Corner Animal Hospital in Toano, Virginia. I have been dealing with a very painful knee for many years.  The first injury occurred in 1962 and there were multiple injuries since that time, during which I underwent knee arthroscopy 5 times.  The discomfort had reached the level,… Read more »

OSC Community Lecture Features Dr. John Burrow – Overcoming Arthritis Pain

Overcoming Arthritis Pain: Effective Treatment for Hips and Knees Join Dr. John Burrow as he discusses treatment options for painful arthritis of the hip and knee. Learn about the latest non-surgical and surgical options for relieving pain and restoring function. MAKOplasty, computer-navigation, Jiffy Hip, and other surgical techniques will be discussed, as well as OSC’s… Read more »

Total Knee Revision

by Dr. John Burrow Knee pain. It’s what drives thousands of people to seek a physician’s opinion every year. Many will be prescribed anti-inflammatory medications, physical therapy, or given a steroid injection to reduce inflammation. Some will have a clear diagnosis of arthritis, which can be seen on x-ray or MRI. Some patients have been… Read more »

Why Should I Choose an Orthopaedic Physician With A Fellowship?

by John D. Burrow, D.O. With the healthcare landscape changing rapidly these days, patients are becoming more and more savvy and invested in their healthcare decisions. The accessibility of information on the internet has played a huge role in this shift: people are trusting their friends on social media to make recommendations; we gather information… Read more »

Septic or Infectious Arthritis

By Dr. John Burrow We don’t often think of arthritis as being caused by an infectious agent, but rather consider it to be a byproduct of old age or something caused by an auto-immune disease. However, arthritis can occasionally be caused when a bacterial, viral, fungal or mycobacterial pathogen invades one or more joints, rapidly… Read more »

November OSC Community Lecture – John D. Burrow, DO

Overcoming Arthritis Pain: Effective Treatments for the Hips and Knees Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 7:00 PM OSC, 250 Nat Turner Boulevard, Newport News, VA 23606 Dr. John Burrow is Fellowship-trained Orthopaedic Surgeon who specializes in Joint Replacement and Revision Surgery. Join him for an interactive discussion about treatment options for painful arthritis of the… Read more »