Dr. Morton Rickless, MD

Dr. Morton Rickless, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 74
(22)
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Dr. Morton Rickless, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Anniston, AL. He graduated from Faculte De Medecine, Vrije Universiteit Brussels and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

716 E 10th St Ste B

Anniston, AL 36207

Contact Information

(256) 238-9500

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Rickless performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers
Joint Pain
high
more than 84% of peers
Limb Pain
high
more than 82% of peers

Dr. Rickless's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Rickless does not have any board certifications listed.

59  Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Heel Spur
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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17  Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • 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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Faculte De Medecine, Vrije Universiteit Brussels
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Bay State Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Bay State Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Umass:Orthopedics
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Rickless has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Rickless has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Rickless' Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rickless to family and friends
22 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Rickless' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Person at front desk is Very Rude
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I have known Dr. Rickless for over 17 years and he is a great doctor. Dr. Rickless takes his patients health to heart. Recently, my knee was popping and slipping and he took such great care with me and explained to me just what was going on and what had to be done to alleviate the pain. He will...more
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Well first of all, the worker that works up front at the desk was not friendly at all, then the nurse had me write down my meds I take, why she just didnt look at the medicine bottles I have no clue.. and then when the dr called me I wanted my mama to come in the room with me, she was holding my 2...more
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Doctor Rickless was very professional, great bedside manner. Doctor Rickless is very plesent and he made me feel comfortable, I felt he is a great Doctor.
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Small practice but cozy and professional. Really liked the Dr he spent almost 45 minutes with me and really showed concern for my health and quality of life.
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