Dr. Leonard Hubbard Jr, MD

Dr. Leonard Hubbard Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 72
Dr. Leonard Hubbard Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Cranston, RI and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med in 1971 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and hand and upper extremity surgery.Read his story

1150 Reservoir Ave Ste 301

Cranston, RI 02920

Contact Information

(401) 942-0280

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
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Top Care Areas

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 90% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hands
more than 73% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
more than 73% of peers

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Dr. Hubbard Jr's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Hubbard Jr "Dr. Hubbard's accomplishments include: Tufts University BS University of Vermont MD Orthopaedic Residency University of Rochester in Rochester NY Hand Fellowship University of Rochester Service in the US Navy as a Marine Corps Physician in Japan Founding member of University Orthopedics and Department of Orthopedic Surgery at Brown University Founder of Rhode Island Hand and Orthopaedic Center Has published many papers and given many lectures"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hubbard Jr "Dr. Hubbard believes that you care is best served by combing his medical and surgical expertise with compassion and an understanding of your specific needs. To do that, he believes that first we have to listen, and then map out a game plan that you understand and agree is the best for you."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture


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21  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Tufts University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1967
  • Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1971
  • General Surgery Residency
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1972
  • University Of Rochester Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Residency In Orthopedic Surgery
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979
  • University Of Rochester Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Fellowship In Suregry Of The Hand
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Strong Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • University Of Rochester Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Served As Us Navy Medical Officer Marine Corps Base S.D Butler Okinawa Japan 1972-1975. Rank Lcdr
    Other Education | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hubbard Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hubbard Jr to family and friends
8 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Hubbard Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

This guy is a joke he made my hand and elbow hurt so much more then did befor now im haveing a hard time doing simple tasks that i use to be abull to easly do befor i call there office and they think the patients are a joke the girls behind the counter talk about everyones private business and the...more
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Without knowing the patient it is is difficult to comment, but we certainly make the patients wishes and needs our first priority! And we always make it a point to be respectful.

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I love Dr. Hubbard and all his staff they are very polite, caring, and professional. I would recommend Him to all my friends and family. I have had 3 surgeries and each time he has taken very good care of me with the greatest of results I wouldn't hesitate to see him for all of my needs in his...more
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When my test results came back to say I did NOT have carpal tunnel syndrome and could not be operated on, I left 3 voicemails asking how to proceed next. I have not heard from this doctor since. His reluctance to keep me as a patient once it was shown he could not operate on both my wrists was, of...more
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Unfortunately, this this patient is ill-informed. For instance, I do not own a camera collection!

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