Dr. Ralph Richter Jr, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(8)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ralph Richter Jr, MD
Dr. Ralph Richter Jr, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery doctor who practices in East Chicago, IN. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 31 years. Dr. Richter Jr is affiliated with St. Catherine Hospital.

4320 Fir St Unit 303

East Chicago, IN 46312

Contact Information

(219) 392-1215

Dr. Ralph Richter Jr, MD

Dr. Ralph Richter Jr, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Dr. Richter Jr's Experience

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Dr. Richter Jr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Board certified in Hand Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
1

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
16

Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
13

Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Indiana.

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

  • Xavier University, Cincinnati Ohio
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Meridia Huron Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Detroit Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Richter Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richter Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richter Jr to family and friends
4.5
based on 8 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Richter Jr'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 (2)
in Indiana |
Just a great doctor in everyday!
Hammond, IN |
The kindest, most gracious with the perfect bedside manners of any physician I've ever encountered. Add to all this his know how and professionalism. Highly recommended.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Richter Jr accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Richter Jr has admitting privileges

St. Catherine Hospital
4321 Fir St
East Chicago, IN 46312
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