Company: Virginia Surgical Specialists
Location: Centreville, Virginia, United States
Timothy Roddy Shaver, MD, FACS, surgeon at Virginia Surgical Specialists, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements, and leadership in transplantation and general surgery.
Dr. Shaver is a board-certified surgeon in private practice with Virginia Surgical Specialists and the former chief of the transplantation program at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. His interest in surgery came about during his early childhood, after which he graduated from Eastern Tennessee State University with a Bachelor of Science in biology in 1978. Continuing his education at the University of Tennessee, he later earned a Doctor of Medicine in 1982. Upon his departure from medical school, Dr. Shaver entered the U.S. Army as a commissioned second lieutenant and completed his surgical internship and residency at Tripler Army Medical Center in Honolulu. In 1988, following a highly competitive one-year transplantation fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh, he returned to Walter Reed Army Medical Center, where he was named as the chief of the organ transplantation service.
Between 1990 and 1994, Dr. Shaver concurrently served as a transplantation consultant to the Surgeon General of the U.S. Army and a medical director of the Washington Regional Transplant Consortium. He stepped down from his post in 1995, retiring from the army at the rank of a lieutenant colonel to become the director of abdominal transplantation at Inova Fairfax Hospital. Since 2004, he has served in practice with Southside Surgical Associates of Farmville, Virginia, and has been a member of Virginia Surgical Specialists since 2020. In addition to his clinical work, Dr. Shaver has held leadership roles at several regional medical centers, most recently including terms as the president of medical staff and chief of surgery at both the StoneSprings Hospital Center and Inova Mount Vernon Hospital.
Dr. Shaver is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a member of the American Medical Association, the Virginia Surgical Society, and both the American and the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association. In recognition of his clinical excellence and contributions to transplantation as a discipline, he has been honored with the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award. In his leisure time, Dr. Shaver enjoys woodworking, volunteering for Habitat for Humanity and coaching youth sports through the Southwest Youth Association.
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