Dr. Richard D. Battista, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery • Male • Age 48

OAA Orthopaedic Specialists
250 Cetronia Rd Fl 2
Allentown, PA 18104
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Dr. Battista's Experience

Dr. Battista's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthrocentesis
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
  • Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Wrist Replacement
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  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery
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  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Complex Fractures
  • Contracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Hand Contracture
  • Hand Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Laceration
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Nerve Injury
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteopenia
  • Partially Dislocated Elbow (Nursemaid Elbow)
  • Pathologic Fracture
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  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tendonitis
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Traumatic Arthropathy
  • Trigger Finger
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Trauma
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
  • Wrist Disorders
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Background Check for Dr. Battista

Malpractice Claims not available

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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Awards & Recognitions

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, 1999
  • Global War On Terrorism Service Medal, 2005
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation - Naval Hosptial Roosevelt Roads, 1999
  • Humanitarian Service Medal, 1998
  • National Defense Service Medal, 1991
  • National Defense Service Medal, 2001
  • Military Outstanding Volunteer Service Medal, 2001
  • Expert Rifle Marksmanship Medal, 2000
  • Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal, 2000
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation - National Naval Medical Center, 2003
  • Expert Pistol Marksmanship Medal, 1999
  • Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, 2006
  • Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, 2001

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

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC)
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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