Dr. Richard B. Dennis, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 63

1106 Chuck Dawley Blvd Ste 200
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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Hospital Quality

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Roper Hospital
316 Calhoun Street
Charleston, SC 29401
East Cooper Medical Center
2000 Hospital Drive
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Southeastern Spine Institute
Southeastern Spine Institute
1106 Chuck Dawley Blvd Ste 200
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
Southeastern Spine Institute
1106 Chuck Dawley Blvd Ste 200
Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
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    Dr. Dennis' Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Joint Drainage
    • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Steroid Injections
    • Trigger Point Injections
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hip Sprain
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Pelvic Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
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    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.
    • 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

    Medical University of South Carolina
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    Med College Va

    Residency Hospital

    Med College Va
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Dennis & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Dennis' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Roper Hospital

    • East Cooper Medical Center

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 4 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Dennis
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
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    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    4 responses
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    Office Locations

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    Southeastern Spine Institute
    1106 Chuck Dawley Blvd Ste 200
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
    (843) 763-2720 (Office)
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    Southeastern Spine Institute
    1106 Chuck Dawley Blvd Ste 200
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29464
    (843) 849-1551 (Office)
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