Dr. Dustin Richter, MD

Dr. Dustin Richter, MD

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Dr. Dustin Richter, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Albuquerque, NM and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med in 2010 and specializes in sports medicine and orthopedic surgery.

2211 Lomas Blvd NE Fl 1

Albuquerque, NM 87106

Contact Information

(505) 272-2231

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Cigna
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Richter's Experience

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  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Richter does not have any board certifications listed.

42  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bicep Injuries
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Impingement
  • Hip Injury
  • Hip Sprain
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Tendinitis
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Strain of Hamstring Muscle
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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30  Procedures

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • ACL Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Bicep Repairs
  • Distal Clavicle Excision Surgery
  • Fracture Care
  • Glenoid Labrum Repair
  • Hip Arthroscopy
  • Hip Labrum Repair
  • Hip Replacement
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Implantation
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Mini Knee Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

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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

  • Univ Of Nm Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Richter has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Richter has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richter's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richter to family and friends
6 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (6)

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Dr. Richter's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

AWESOME! We had been dealing for 1 yr and 6 months trying to get a diagnosis for my daughter's hip pain. All test (X-ray and MRI were Normal). 6 months of physical therapy, still pain. Finally we went to see Dr Richter. He acknowledged her pain and symptoms and ignored the tests. Opted for surgery...more
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In February, 2017, Dr. Richter repaired a severely damaged rotator cuff and other injuries to my left shoulder. After consulting with other surgeons, Dr. Richter carefully explained the options open to me. He did not find out about my injury until relatively late, so he scheduled my surgery as...more
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Subsequent to my hip evaluation by Dr. Richter, I followed his medical advice and reduced my weight by 50 pounds, reduced the strain on not only my knees but miraculously eleminated my hip pain. I highly recommend Dr. Richter for all orthopedic issues. I am now planning a thru hike on the...more
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Fantastic doctor that was highly recommended by a close friend. He answered all my questions about my upcoming ACL surgery and even took the time to answer my mom's questions about her nagging shoulder pain. Dr. Richter is extremely knowledgeable and I would recommend him to anyone.
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Started by cranking wife's hip to the point she yelled, then told her to stop so he could examine her. Followed by telling her she was overweight and need a lifestyle change or he would not treat her. Din't read MRI which showed abnormal and told her nothing was wrong. She left in tears after...more
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