Dr. Richard W. VanIs, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male

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Dr. VanIs' Experience

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Dr. VanIs' Care Philosophy

Dr. Vanis speicalizes in keeping people on the go healthy and active. He has a direct one on one relationship with each patient. His ability to listen blended with incredible diagnostic acumen makes him a unique orthopedist.


  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adhesive Capsulitis of Shoulder
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Contracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dislocated Joint
  • Elbow Pain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot & Ankle Disorders
  • Foot & Ankle Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Gout
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Pain
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Diseases
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Injury
  • Impingement Syndrome
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Knee Pain
  • Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Musculoskeletal Diseases
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuropathic Diseases & Disorders
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shin Splints
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tendonitis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Pain

Background Check for Dr. VanIs

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for California.
  • 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.

Education & Training

Medical School

Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1976

Internship Hospital

Los Angeles County University Of California Med Center
Complete in 1977

Residency Hospital

Usc Med Center
Complete in 1981

Undergraduate Schools

University Of California
Graduated in 1968

Other Education

University Of California School Of Public Health
Complete in 1970

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.

Languages Spoken by Dr. VanIs & Staff

  • English

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