Dr. Stephen R. Ridgeway, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 47

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Procedures Dr. Ridgeway Performs

  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Fracture Care
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Bon Secours St. Francis Health System - St. Francis - Downtown
1 Saint Francis Dr
Greenville, SC 29601

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Piedmont Orthopaedic Assocs PA
Piedmont Orthopaedic Assocs PA
1050 Grove Rd
Greenville, SC 29605
Piedmont Orthopaedic Associates
Piedmont Orthopaedic Associates
35 International Dr
Greenville, SC 29615
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    Dr. Ridgeway's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
    • Orthopedic Hip Surgery
    • Orthopedic Knee Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Fracture Care
    • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
    • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
    • Hip Replacement
    • Hip Replacement Revision
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
    • Knee Replacement
    • Knee Replacement Revision
    • Knee Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Bursitis
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Hip Fracture
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Knee Sprain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pelvic Fracture
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    • No sanctions history 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 1994

    Internship Hospital

    Greenville Hospital Syst
    Complete in 1995

    Residency Hospital

    Greenville Hospital Syst
    Complete in 1999

    Fellowship Hospital

    The Anderson Ortho Rsch Foundation
    Complete in 2000

    Undergraduate Schools

    Clemson University
    Graduated in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Ridgeway & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Ridgeway's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    • 1 review

    5 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
    - in Greenwood, SC |

    Dr. Ridgeway takes time to talk with you, explains the procedure thoroughly and answers all questions. He was highly recommended to me and I highly recommend him to others.

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    Office Locations

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    Piedmont Orthopaedic Assocs PA
    1050 Grove Rd
    Greenville, SC 29605
    (864) 234-7654 (Office)
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    Piedmont Orthopaedic Associates
    35 International Dr
    Greenville, SC 29615
    (864) 234-7654 (Office)
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