Dr. Richard D. Berkowitz, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 53

University Orthopedic and Joint
7171 N University Dr Ste 101
Tamarac, FL 33321
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Dr. Berkowitz's Experience

Dr. Berkowitz's Care Philosophy

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Orthopedics
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
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  • Arthrocentesis
  • Computer-Assisted Total Knee Replacement
  • Hemi (Half) Hip Replacement
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Replacement Revision
  • Hip Replacement, Cemented
  • Hip Replacement, Cementless
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Replacement Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement
  • Minimally Invasive Joint Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Knee Replacement Revision
  • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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  • Arthritis
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bursitis
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Hip Bursitis
  • Hip Dislocation
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Pain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Fracture
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Meniscal Cyst
  • Monoarthropathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
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  • Osteoarthropathy
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Polyarthropathy
  • Post-Infectious Reactive Arthropathy
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trochanteric Bursitis
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Background Check for Dr. Berkowitz

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Florida.
  • Disciplinary action in another state  (5/25/2004)
  • Action Taken: Surrender
  • Summary: Dr. Richard David Berkowitz, Lic #MD-054649-L

    NATURE OF COMPLAINT

    The physician was disciplined by the Florida medical board.

    ACTION TAKEN

    Voluntary surrender of license

  • State: Pennsylvania

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Education & Training

Medical School

Hahnemann University
Graduated in 1988

Internship Hospital

Albert Einstein Medical Center
Complete in 1989

Residency Hospital

McGill U Hlth Ctr
Complete in 1995

Fellowship Hospital

Boston City Hospital
Complete in 1990
Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic
Complete in 1996

Undergraduate Schools

University of Rochester
Graduated in 1984

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

International Congress for Joint Reconstruction , Member
The International Congress for Joint Reconstruction (ICJR) delivers continuing medical education to orthopedic surgeons focused on the latest operative techniques, procedures, advanced devices, and improvements in patient care. Physicians affiliated with ICJR are committed to offering patients the best treatment options available today
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Berkowitz & Staff

  • English
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