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Bryan A. Fox, M.D.Fellowship-Trained
Board Certified Orthopaedic Surgeon
Spine Surgeon

Bryan A. Fox, M.D.

Dr. Fox is an expert in minimally invasive spine surgery techniques, having performed thousands of spinal surgeries and taught several types of highly effective and innovative spine surgery procedures.

Most recently, Dr Fox was instrumental in development of the “Back & Neck Center” at Obici Hospital, the first of its kind in the Tidewater area. He now serves as the Center’s Medical Director. Dr. Fox served as the Chief of Orthopaedic Spine Surgery, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, VA. As a Navy surgeon, he established a multidisciplinary spine center that has become the model for spinal care throughout the US Military.

Dr. Fox joined Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center to establish an adult spinal surgery arm of the practice at Obici Hospital. He offers a wealth of experience in traditional as well as cutting edge spine surgery techniques, and his expertise in surgical and non-surgical management of spinal conditions make him a valuable resource for SMOC patients.

Bachelor’s Degree
  • Ohio State University, Microbiology, Columbus, Ohio
Medical Degree
  • Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

Orthopaedics, Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, VA


Adult Spine Surgery, Duke University


Naval Aviator

US Navy Flight Surgeon

NASA Flight Surgeon for space shuttle launches and recoveries

Chief of Orthopaedic Spine Surgery, Naval Medical Center Portsmouth, VA

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, B. Edward Herbert

School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD

Breakthroughs in Treatment
  • Two of the emerging spine care options that Dr. Fox is most excited about are advanced spinal cord stimulation for pain control and cervical disc replacement.

  • The American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
  • American Association of Hand Surgery
  • American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
  • American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • American College of Foot and Ankle Surgery
  • Virginia Orthopaedic Society, Sentara
  • Sentara
  • Chesapeake Regional Medical Center
  • 5801 Harbour View Blvd
    Suite 200
    Suffolk, VA 23435

    Monday-Friday 8am-5pm

  • 501 Discovery Drive
    Chesapeake, VA 23320


  • 150 Burnett’s Way
    Suite 100
    Suffolk, VA 23434

    Monday-Friday 8am-5pm