Dr. Richard Blanks, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

8405 N Fresno St
Fresno, CA 93720
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Dr. Blanks' Experience

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
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  • ACL (Anterior Cruciate Ligament) Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee & Leg Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Steroid Injections
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Deposition Disease (CPPD)
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Knee Dislocation (incl. Meniscal Tear)
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral & Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis & Golf Elbow)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Tear
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
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Background Check for Dr. Blanks

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

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

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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Awards & Recognitions

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Education & Training

Medical School

Rosalind Franklin University Of Medicine Science/The Chicago Medical School
Graduated in 1993

Internship Hospital

Brown University Affiliated Hospital
Complete in 1994

Residency Hospital

University Of Mass
Complete in 2000

Fellowship Hospital

The Orthopaedic Specialty Hospital
Complete in 2001

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

California Orthopaedic Association , Member
The California Orthopaedic Association is the largest statewide association representing orthopaedic surgeons in California. Orthopaedic surgeons evaluate and treat all types of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions. This includes surgical and non-surgical treatment of the spine, hip, knee, ankle, foot, shoulder, elbow and hand. The Association assists our members by providing continuing medical education and other resources that enhance their ability to provide high value quality health care.
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Blanks & Staff

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
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