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Dr. Cynthia Richards, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation •  Female • Age 51

  7 Reviews
Dr. Richards

Cardinal Clinic LLC

1540 Purdue Dr Ste 200 Fayetteville, NC 28303

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(910) 630-1112

Dr. Cynthia Richards, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Fayetteville, NC and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Columbia U, College Of Phys/Surg in 1992 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.


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  • Explains conditions well Patients said this doctor explains conditions well. See reviews
  • Trustworthy Patients said this doctor is trustworthy. See reviews
  • Friendly staff Patients said the staff was friendly. See reviews

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(910) 630-1112

Dr. Richards accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Richards' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Gait Abnormality
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richards treats Gait Abnormality more than 88% of her peers

Dr. Richards treats this condition more than 88% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Antalgic Gait
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Steepage Gait
Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richards treats Low Back Pain more than 84% of her peers

Dr. Richards treats this condition more than 84% of her peers

Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Richards treats Back Pain more than 82% of her peers

Dr. Richards treats this condition more than 82% of her peers

Dr. Richards' conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Terms and conditions

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Richards

4.4

Based on 7 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
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Biography

Dr. Cynthia Richards, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Fayetteville, NC and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Columbia U, College Of Phys/Surg in 1992 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

2005
University Of Pittsburgh Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
2002
Eastern Me Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
2001
University Of Vermont Larner College Of Medicine
Medical School
1992
Columbia U, College Of Phys/Surg
Medical School
2005
2002
2001
1992

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62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average