Dr. David Ratliff, MD

Dr. David Ratliff, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 40
(22)
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Dr. David Ratliff, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in Wayne, NJ. He is 40 years old and has been practicing for 12 years. Dr. Ratliff is affiliated with Chilton Medical Center, Saint Joseph's Regional Medical Center, Valley Hospital and Saint Clare's Hospital/Denville.

504 Valley Rd Ste 201

Wayne, NJ 07470

Contact Information

(973) 942-1315

Insurance Accepted

  • Medicare

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Hand Fracture
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more than 99% of peers
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Fracture
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more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ratliff "Dr. Ratliff is an Orthopaedic Surgeon with subspecialty fellowship training in hand & upper extremity surgery. He routinely performs microsurgery, reconstructive surgery, bone fracture surgery, arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery."

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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Hand Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Amputated Finger
  • Amputated Thumb
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arm Disorders
  • Arm Injuries
  • Arthritic Conditions of the Upper Extremity
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bicep Injuries
  • Bicep Muscle Strain
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bowler's Finger Syndrome
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brachydactyly - Elbow, Wrist Dysplasia
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Finger
  • Broken Shoulder Blade
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complex Traumatic Conditions of the Upper Extremity
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Congenital Deformity
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Finger Disorders
  • Finger Injuries
  • Finger Joint Sprain
  • Forearm Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand Ligament Rupture
  • Hand Muscle Strain
  • Hand Neuropathy
  • Hand Pain
  • Hand-Arm Vibration Syndrome
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Malunion of Fracture
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Partially Dislocated Elbow (Nursemaid Elbow)
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pediatric Sports Injuries
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Rupture of Ulnar Collateral Ligament of Thumb
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Simple Fractures
  • Spondylitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprain
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strain of Muscle and-or Tendon of Forearm
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thumb Basal Joint Arthritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Ulnar Nerve Entrapment at Wrist
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Pain
  • Upper Extremity Trauma
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Injuries
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Bone and Joint Repair
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • Congenital Hand Surgery
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Endoscopic Hand Surgery
  • Endoscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Finger Amputation
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand Reconstruction
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Osteoarthrotomy
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Ligament Reconstruction and Tendon Interposition (LRTI) for the Thumb
  • Ligament Repair
  • Microsurgical Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Pediatric Reconstructive Surgery
  • Puncture Aspiration
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rheumatologic and Osteoarthritis Reconstruction
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff and Labral Repair
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Reconstruction
  • Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Replacement
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Total Wrist Replacement
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Extremity Reconstruction
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
  • Wrist Reconstruction
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery
  • Wrist and Forearm Tenotomy

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

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

  • Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Albert Einstein College Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Of Pittsburgh Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ratliff has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ratliff's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ratliff to family and friends
4.0
based on 22 total reviews (5 with comments)
Dr. Ratliff's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (5)
in Paterson, NJ |
Dr. Ratliff is an amazing surgeon, on oct 20,2017 I had a terrible accident on my job. I literally almost lost my index finger but thank god I was introduced to Dr.Ratliff he literally saved my finger. Thank you so much!!!!
in Elmwood Park, NJ |
I had a fall and broke my left radius. Dr Ratliff was the attending emergency room doctor... Lucky me. He repaired my wrist, the scar is hardly noticeable... I'm back to instructing all of my exercise classes. Dr Ratliff and staff provided excellent service. He was very empathetic with me, as well as very patient answering all my questions and concerns. Thank you Dr Ratliff for your excellent work.
in Greenwood Lake, NY |
I fractured my ankle and I could never thank Dr. Ratliff enough for the excellent and quality care he rendered in and out of the hospital. I knew the moment we met he was the surgeon I needed. I wanted a surgeon who is professional, knowledgeable, concerned, caring, a great listener, humble and who has integrity. His level of expertise, and genuine caring ways coupled with his excellent bedside manner led to my full recovery. I am so grateful and I thank God that he was placed in my path.
Wayne, NJ |
He came in on a holiday weekend and took time away from his family to help me. He spent time explaining everything and was very helpful to my family. The care and attention I received from him was 5 stars. He kept an eye on everything during my stay at Valley. We wouldn't think of going to anyone else.
in Montclair, NJ |
Dr Ratliff repaired my severely lacerated biceps on my left arm. It was basically torn in two. His surgical care and follow up was outstanding.
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Hospitals where Dr. Ratliff has admitting privileges

Saint Clare's Hospital/Denville
25 Pocono Rd
Denville, NJ 07834
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Valley Hospital
223 N Van Dien Ave
Ridgewood, NJ 07450
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Chilton Medical Center
97 W Parkway
Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
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Saint Joseph's Regional Medical Center
703 Main St
Paterson, NJ 07503
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