Jack L. Siegel, MD, FAAOS

Dr. Siegel is involved with multiple clinical investigational studies to further the field of Orthopedic surgery, and he routinely teaches advanced Orthopedic surgical skills to other surgeons, residents and medical students.

Dr. Siegel lives in Virginia Beach with his wife and two children. He enjoys spending time with his family, cooking, tennis, auto racing and sailing.

Dr. Siegel is assisted by Kara Hood, PA-C


  • Undergraduate Education: Tufts University; Medford, MA
  • Medical Degree: Albany Medical College of Union University; Albany, NY
  • Internship, General Surgery: George Washington University; Washington, DC
  • Residency, General Surgery: George Washington University; Washington, DC
  • Residency, Orthopedic Surgery: Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine; Norfolk, VA
  • Fellowship, Joint Reconstruction, Arthroscopic Surgery & Sports Medicine: Emory University; Atlanta, GA


  • American Board of Orthopedic Surgery,1995; Re-certified, 2003

Areas of Specialization

  • Total Joint Replacement of the knee, hip, shoulder and elbow
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Ligament Reconstruction

Hospital Privileges

  • SentaraLeighHospital


  • Orthopedic Consultant: PGA Men’s & Women’s Tours, 2004 & 2005
  • Past Team Physician: Atlanta Braves & Atlanta Falcons
  • Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery: Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA
  • Chief, Division of Orthopedic Surgery: Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA
  • Director of Education, Surgical Assistant Program, Eastern Virginia Medical School & Sentara Leigh Hospital, Norfolk, VA
  • Medical Director, Physiotherapy Associates, Norfolk, VA
  • Past-Chairman, Department of Orthopedic Surgery: Sentara Leigh Hospital
  • Past-Chariman, Surgical Executive Committee: Sentara Leigh Hospital
  • Member, Patient Care Committee: Sentara Leigh Hospital
  • Member, Orthopedic Strategic Planning Committee, Sentara Healthcare
  • Chair, Orthopedic High Performance Design Committee, Sentara Healthcare
  • Member, Best Practice Committee, Sentara Leigh Hospital
  • Member, Orthopedic Task Force, Sentara Healthcare
  • Member, Sentara Quality Care Network Leadership Committee, Sentara Healthcare
  • Member, Ortho Joint Quality Committee, Sentara Leigh Hospital

Awards & Honors

  • Hampton Roads Magazine, 2005, “Top Doctors for Women”
  • Hampton Roads Magazine – Top Doctor in Orthopedic Surgery – 2005, 2008, 2009, 2010 (Hall of Fame), 2011, 2012,2013
  • Virginia Business Magazine, 2004, “Top Orthopedic Surgeon”
  • Coastal Living Magazine, “Top Doctor” 2005, 2008-present. Hall of Fame 2010.
  • Money Magazine, Health Edition, 2003, Noted for his expertise and experience in knee replacements
  • US News & World Report: “Top Orthopedic Surgeon” 2012
  • Castle Connolly Regional Top Doctor
  • Consumer Research Council of America, “America’s Top Orthopedic Surgeons” 2011, 2012

Professional Associations

  • Diplomate, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery
  • Fellow, AmericanAcademy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Member, Medical Society of Virginia, Norfolk Academy of Medicine, Arthroscopy Association of North America, American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons, Virginia Orthopedic Society, Global Shoulder Society
  • President, Jordan-Young Institute