Timothy Schacherer, M.D.

Associate Professor

Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Education

Medical School Virginia Commonwealth University (1979)
Internship Naval Medical Center (1980), Surgery, General
Residency Naval Medical Center (1985), Orthopaedic Surgery
Fellowship Thomas Jefferson University (1986), Hand Surgery

Clinical Interests

Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Complex Repairs & Revision Surgery (Fingers, Wrist, Elbows, Shoulders)
  • Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Fracture Fixation
  • Ganglion Excisions
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstructions (Fingers,Wrists, Elbows, Shoulders)
  • Joint Contracture Release
  • Trigger Finger Release
Hand, Wrist, & Elbow Traumatic Injuries
  • Bicep Tendon Injury
  • Fractures (Fingers/Wrist/Hand)
  • Soft Tissue Injuries
  • Stress Fractures
Shoulder Injuries & Disorders
  • Acromioclavicular Joint Injury (Shoulder Separation)
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries, Tears & Tendonitis (Shoulder Tendonitis)
  • Shoulder Dislocation, Injury & Instability
  • Shoulder Fractures (Clavicle, Scapula, & Glenoid)
  • SLAP (Superior Labrum Anterior & Posterior) Injuries
  • Swimmer's Shoulder - Shoulder Impingement (Subacromial Impingement)
Hand, Wrist, & Elbow Overuse Injuries
  • Carpel Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
Hand, Wrist, Elbow & Shoulder Degenerative Conditions
  • Basal Joint Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Inflammatory Arthritis
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Osteonecrosis (Avascular Necrosis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis