Dr. Kenneth Rieger, MD

Dr. Kenneth Rieger, MD

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Dr. Kenneth Rieger, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Chatham, NJ and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 2001 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic spine surgery, and more.

40 Main St

Chatham, NJ 07928

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MultiPlan
  • QualCare
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New Jersey
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. Rieger's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spine Deformities
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rieger treats Spine Deformities more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Rieger treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Kyphosis
  • Lordosis
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Split Spinal Cord Malformation
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rieger treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Rieger treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rieger treats Back Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Rieger treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Rieger's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Ataxia
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Broken Neck
Bunion
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Complications of Joint Prosthesis
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Disc Replacement
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Elbow Injuries
EMG (Electromyography)
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Fracture Care
Gait Abnormality
Gout
Hammer Toe
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hip Sprain
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lupus
Myelopathy
Neck Muscle Strain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Tear
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Shoulder Disorders
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Vertebral Column Tumors
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Kenneth Rieger, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Chatham, NJ and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 2001 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic spine surgery, and more.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2001
Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Medical School
2001

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Rieger's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rieger

4.3

Based on 39 reviews

5 Stars
79.48717948717949%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
2.5641025641025643%
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2 Stars
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1 Star
15.384615384615385%
(6)

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I would recommend Dr. Rieger to anyone. I would not let another surgeon near my spine, only him! His bedside manner is wonderful. I was extremely nervous about my cervical spinal surgery, but Dr. Rieger put me at ease right away. He is funny, and warm but most of all knows what he is doing. My...Read More
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I was very pleased with Dr. Rieger and his staff. Dr. Rieger was very professional, friendly and informative concerning my treatment and surgery. I would highly recommend Dr. Rieger and the NJ Spine Center.
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Dad and I both had synovial cysts pressing on sciatic nerve. We suffered a long time elsewhere then met Dr. Rieger. I first took a conservative course with Dr. Lipp (injections) and I highly recommend Dr. Lipp for his wonderful, caring approach and unrelenting efforts to improve my quality of...Read More
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Did not solve my pain issues. Would not bother sending me in for additional scans despite my asking for months to do so. Slight God like arrogance. He is a very Nice guy, listens to you but does not Always hear what you are saying. Frustrating. Going for a second opinion in New York City to end...Read More
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Dr. Rieger is a lifesaver. He performed a flawless laminectomy and has helped make me pain free. I am grateful for both his expertise and friendly bedside manner. He is consistently on NJ’s top docs list with good reason. Yes, you will wait but it is worth it for a top ranking surgeon.
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
EmblemHealth
Health Insurance Plan of Greater New York (HIP) PPO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Direct Access
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
QualCare
QualCare HMO
QualCare PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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