Gregory D. Riebel, MD
Meet Dr. Riebel
Dr. Riebel has been providing orthopaedic and spine care to the residents of Southwest Virginia for 19 years. He strives to provide the best possible care through surgical and non surgical methods. He has received several awards for patient care and will bring that expertise to you. He has been trained and certified in all aspects of orthopaedic and spinal surgery.
Dr. Riebel has published many articles, and has written or co-written book chapters related to orthopaedic and spine treatments of disease and trauma. The journals in which he has had publications include: Spine, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Orthopaedics, The Journal of Arthroplasty and The American Journal of Emergency Medicine.
The treatments that Dr. Riebel offer include comprehensive spinal care and general orthopaedics. This means that initially, if appropriate, non surgicall methods will be offered. If interventions are necessary Dr. Riebel has experience in all types of orthopaedic and spinal surgery. The cervical spine procedures often employed include cervical disc surgery. Lumbar surgery is common for degenerative conditions including herniated disc and sequelae of arthritis. Dr. Riebel specializes in certain types of general orthopaedic surgery including minimally invasive total hip replacement and other joint surgery. He strives to provide minimally invasive techniques if appropriate, and in fact, the majority of his procedures are minimally invasive at this time.
Learn more about Dr. Riebel:
Undergraduate Education: Union College, 1983
Medical School: Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, NY
Orthopaedic Residency: SUNY – Health Science Center, Syracuse, NY
Fellowship Training: Emory University Spine Center, Atlanta, GA, Spine
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
North American Spine Society
International Society of Clinical Densitometry
- Spine surgery
- Disc Disorders, including Disc Replacement
- Spine Arthritis, including Spinal Stenosis
- Spine Disorders of the Back and Neck