Dr. Richard D. Battista, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

250 Cetronia Rd Suite Second Floor
Allentown, PA 18104
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Dr. Battista's Experience

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Dr. Battista's Care Philosophy

My experience in caring for members of Congress and military leadership as well as treating combat casualties during Operation Iraqi Freedom augmented my sincere appreciation for how precious and vital our arms and hands are in everyday life. Now, my practice focuses exclusively on the treatment of hand, finger, wrist and upper extremity conditions.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Hand & Wrist Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Microsurgical Procedures
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Shoulder Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Steroid Injections
  • Tendon Transfer
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement
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  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Arthritis
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Contracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Hand Fracture
  • Laceration
  • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Nerve Injury
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Partially Dislocated Elbow (Nursemaid Elbow)
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Deformities
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Tendon Injuries
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  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Trauma
  • Wrist Disorders
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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

Media & Publications

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Education & Training

Medical School

Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
Graduated in 1993

Internship Hospital

Abington Memorial Hospital
Complete in 1994

Residency Hospital

Albert Einstein Medical Center
Complete in 1998

Fellowship Hospital

Upmc Presbyterian Shadyside
Complete in 2002

Undergraduate Schools

Villanova University
Graduated in 1989
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Battista & Staff

  • English
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