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Dr. Hopson earned his undergraduate degree from Temple University and his medical degree at the Medical College of Pennsylvania. He completed a residency in General Surgery, serving as Chief Resident in his final year, at East Carolina University’s Pitt County Memorial Hospital.
A specialist in the repair of hernias, also known as abdominal wall reconstruction, Dr. Hopson takes an individualized approach to the treatment and care of hernias. He and his team at the Bon Secours Hernia Center perform surgeries at Mary Immaculate Hospital and offer patients the latest in advancements in treatment.
Dr. Hopson is the Director of the Bon Secours Hernia Center and a member of the American Hernia Society. He is also the founder of Hernia Centers of Excellence, a consulting company that provides experienced guidance and direction in program implementation to hospitals and clinics as they establish hernia repair centers.
Alongside his surgical and consulting work, Dr. Hopson is dedicated to sharing his knowledge and expertise with fellow surgeons on the latest techniques in hernia repair through lectures, presentation, and hands-on training. He is also passionate about contributing to and advancing research efforts in the improvement of hernia repair surgery and patient outcomes and experiences.
Dr. Hopson is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and has been practicing in the Hampton Roads area since 1995. If you have been diagnosed with a hernia, we invite you to schedule an appointment with Dr. Hopson and begin your journey to better health today.
Undergraduate: Temple University
Medical Degree: Medical College of Pennsylvania
Residency: General Surgery, East Carolina University/Pitt County Memorial Hospital
Board Certified: General Surgery
HONORS & AWARDS
2020 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2019 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2018 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2018 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"
2017 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2016 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2015 Coastal Virginia Magazine “Top Doc”
INTERESTS & ACTIVITIES
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Member, American Hernia Society