Berlin, VT - Dr. Sara Graves is joining orthopedic surgeon Dr. Mahlon Bradley at The University of Vermont Health Network - Central Vermont Medical Center Orthopedics and Sports Medicine practice. Other members of the orthopedic group include orthopedic surgeon, Dr. John Braun, and podiatrist, Dr. Kevin McNamara.
Dr. Graves attended the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine in Los Angeles. She did her Orthopedic Surgery Internship and Residency at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire. During this time, she also obtained her Master of Science of Healthcare Leadership at the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice, with her work there focused on improving the quality and safety of patient care. She was a Chief Resident in Orthopedics at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center. Prior to joining the Orthopedics and Sports Medicine practice, she was completing an Orthopedic Trauma Fellowship at the University of Minnesota, Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minnesota.
“I enjoy taking care of people with a variety of orthopedic problems and especially enjoy taking care of patients with complex fractures,” explained Dr. Graves. Although she looks forward to taking care of people with diverse orthopedic or musculoskeletal problems, some of the special services she will bring to Central Vermont Medical Center include care of complicated fractures, fractures in the elderly, minimally invasive endoscopic carpal tunnel release, total knee hip and total hip arthroplasty, including the minimally invasive anterior hip approach for appropriate patients.
Dr. Graves enjoys participating in endurance sports, particularly running and cross-country skiing. She also enjoys downhill skiing and was a part-time ski instructor for five years. During her college career, she earned Division I Academic All-American Track and Field honors and held the school record at Dartmouth College 3000m steeplechase from 2003-2010.
Dr. Graves is currently taking new patients. Her office is located on the medical center’s main campus in Berlin in Building B on the second floor. For an appointment, call 802-225-3970.
The University of Vermont Health Network – Central Vermont Medical Center is part of a four-hospital system established to deliver high quality academic medicine to every community we serve. Our partners are: The University of Vermont Health Network – Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital, The University of Vermont Medical Center and Elizabethtown Community Hospital. For more information, visit our Orthopedics and Sports Medicine practice page.