Dr. Richard L. Needleman, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 61

18100 Oakwood Blvd
Dearborn, MI 48124
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Dr. Needleman's Experience

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Dr. Needleman's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Needleman Performs

  • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
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Conditions Dr. Needleman Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital
2333 Biddle Avenue
Wyandotte, MI 48192
Henry Ford Hospital
2799 West Grand Boulevard
Detroit, MI 48202

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Wayne State Orthopaedics
Wayne State Orthopaedics
18100 Oakwood Blvd
Dearborn, MI 48124
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    Dr. Needleman's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Foot & Ankle Fracture & Dislocation Treatment
    • Foot & Ankle Ligament & Tendon Repair
    • Foot & Ankle Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Neuroplasty
    • Non-Spinal Nerve Blocks
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
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    • Achilles Tendinitis
    • Ankle Disorders
    • Ankle Fracture
    • Ankle Injury
    • Ankle Instability
    • Ankle Ligament Rupture
    • Ankle Sprain
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Arthritis of the Ankle
    • Bursitis
    • Dropfoot
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Flat Foot
    • Foot & Ankle Disorders
    • Foot & Ankle Injuries
    • Foot Conditions
    • Foot Deformities
    • Foot Fracture
    • Foot Injuries
    • Foot Sprain
    • Hammer Toe
    • Hand Injuries
    • High Arch
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
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    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
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    Background Check for Dr. Needleman

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.
    • 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

    University Of Vermont College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    Med College Va
    Complete in 1980

    Residency Hospital

    George Washington University
    Complete in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Needleman & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Needleman's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 5 hospitals where Dr. Needleman has admitting privileges:

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    • Oakwood Heritage Hospital

    • Oakwood Hospital - Wayne

    • Central Maine Medical Center

    • Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital

    • Henry Ford Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Needleman

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Needleman to family and friends

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    Dr. Needleman's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    8 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 8 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Needleman
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    8 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    8 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Needleman accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Wayne State Orthopaedics
    18100 Oakwood Blvd
    Dearborn, MI 48124
    (313) 429-7977 (Office)
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