Dr. Richard T. Ferro, MD

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Specializes in Sports Medicine • Male • Age 49

6407 Russell Rd
Durham, NC 27712
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McLeod Health - McLeod Regional Medical Center
555 E Cheves St
Florence, SC 29506

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6407 Russell Rd
Durham, NC 27712
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3015 W Palmetto St
Florence, SC 29501
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    Dr. Ferro's Experience

    Specialties

    • Sports Medicine
    • Family Medicine
    • Occupational Medicine
    • Urgent Care Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
    • Sports Medicine
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    • Abscess Incision and Drainage
    • Foreign Body Removal
    • Fracture Care
    • Immunization
    • Ingrown Toenail Surgery
    • Joint Injection
    • Laceration Repair
    • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
    • Synvisc® Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Vaccination
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    • Allergies
    • Arthritis
    • Bronchitis
    • Ear Infection
    • Knee Injuries
    • Knee Pain
    • Laceration
    • Rash
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Rotator Cuff Injuries
    • Shoulder Diseases
    • Shoulder Pain
    • Sports Injuries
    • Tendonitis
    • Upper Respiratory Tract Infection
    • Wounds
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    Background Check for Dr. Ferro

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for North 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

    Umdnj--Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
    Graduated in 1994

    Internship Hospital

    Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Medicine and Dentistry Of New Jersey/Memorial Hospital Family Medicine Residency

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center Sports Medicine Fellowship

    Undergraduate Schools

    Princeton University

    Other Education

    Director and Founder, Duke Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship
    Complete in 2003
    Duke Head Medical Team Physician
    Complete in 2003
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ferro & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Ferro's Hospital Quality

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    Office Locations

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    6407 Russell Rd
    Durham, NC 27712
    (919) 471-6126 (Office)
    (919) 471-6126 (Fax)
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    Mcleod Urgent Care Center
    3015 W Palmetto St
    Florence, SC 29501
    (843) 777-6870 (Office)
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