Dr. Raymond Bradley, MD

Orthopedic SurgeryMaleAge 49

Dr. Bradley

Carolina Orthopedics/Sprts Med

738 NEWMAN RD New Bern, NC 28562

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Dr. Raymond Bradley, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in New Bern, NC and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Bradley has more experience with Shoulder & Upper Arm Surgery than other specialists in his area. He graduated from Medical University Of South Carolina medical school in 1997. He is affiliated with CarolinaEast Medical Center. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bradley to book an appointment.

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Dr. Bradley is affiliated with CarolinaEast Medical Center New Bern, a highly rated hospital.

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Frequently Treated by Dr. Bradley

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Bradley treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Bradley treats other conditions, please contact the office at (252) 634-2676.

Shoulder & Upper Arm Surgery

Shoulder and upper arm conditions include arthritis, bursitis, rotator cuff injuries, and dislocations, with treatment options such as surgery or physical therapy.Compare with other Shoulder & Upper Arm Surgery specialists.

Dr. Bradley treats at a

normal

frequency compared to similar providers

Based on claims data for 22 conditions and procedures

Treatments
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Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
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Dr. Bradley's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • ACL Surgery
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Avascular Necrosis
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Excision of Femur or Knee
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Sprain
  • Humerus Fracture
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Replacement Revision
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteopenia
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Arthroscopy
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia or Fibula Stress Fracture
  • Total Hip Replacement
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Unicompartmental Hip Surgery
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wrist Fracture

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Dr. Bradley's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Bradley

3.2

Based on 31 ratings

5 Stars
48.38709677419355%
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4 Stars
6.451612903225806%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
3.225806451612903%
(1)
1 Star
41.935483870967744%
(13)
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What went well
  • Office environment (17)
  • Staff friendliness (15)
  • Appointment scheduling (13)
What could be improved
  • Long wait times (15)
  • Staff wasn't friendly (9)
  • Difficult to schedule appointment (7)
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10/10 Bedside manner -10 Communication - 10 Professionalism - 10 Experience/Background - 10 Although I wouldn't recommend seeking orthopedic surgery just for fun, if you happen to kneed (wink) a knowledgeable, credible, and professional Dr., this.is.the.man. I was 25 when I needed a cartilage replacement on my kneecap. As someone who's previously had around 7 other surgeries on my knee, I was no stranger to the lingo & process. But to act like making this level of decision as a 20 something year old was easy would be an arrogant and otherwise BS thing to say. Dr. Bradley was able to speak to me on my level and talk me through our options, all the while hearing and appreciating my own input. He offered his professional opinion as well as his personal opinion (when prompted). I felt I could trust him and for the first time in a long time, truly optimistic about going under the knife again. My experience with Dr. Bradley was hands down the best. It was a true honor and privilege to get
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Keely Simonson – Oct 22, 2020
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You must be extremely patient. Every appointment I have had I had to wait an hour from the time of my appt. I even tried scheduling an early appt and that did not work.
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Feb 05, 2020
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Very bad experience from the beginning but didn’t realize how bad until it was too late. Long story, short ... This doctor performed a total replacement on a knee that should have been a partial (2012). Wrong size prosthetic and misaligned. Horrible scar. Nerve damage and back issues now. My knee still hurts all the time and is noticeably malformed to the point that people comment on it. I have not been the same since this surgery. Changed my life for the worse. Should have taken legal action.
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May 02, 2019
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I had a wonderful experience with Dr. Bradley. He always took his time to explain things well. I had a small piece of glass embedded in my hand near sensitive areas. It was extremely tiny and could be difficult to find, but his surgery was so clean and precise, I didn't even have to take pain meds after.
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Mar 24, 2019
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Dr. Bradley is definitely an excellent orthopedic surgeon. My only issue is that he depends solely on a diagnostic test. His PA Sean Carroll physically examines you and makes a judgement based on your history and physical exam as well. Dr. Bradley doesn't listen and tends to down play an injury. Unfortunately, both times I had a diagnostic test, it did not show the extent of problem. Both times, he was surprised in the operating room. The same happened with my relative. Be insistent with hi
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New Bern, NC – Jan 18, 2019
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I had a allograft done in 2016 and that was the worst decision of my life! I struggled to recover from that surgery for two years and come to find out I should have had a TTO with the allograft! In him failing to do the protocol needed for my knee, now my knee cap is completely shot and I've spend the last two years on a lot of pain!! I'm going to have a partial knee replacement to repair the damages this man has caused me. He is definitely incompetent and incapable!!
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Janice in New bern , NC – Nov 28, 2018
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Dr. Bradley performed a THRH on 28 Oct 15. The night of the 29th he performed an emergency revision for dislocated hip and pelvic fracture. A second revision was performed by another surgeon, 29 Nov 17 to fix first. That incision broke open and began to drain heavily. A third revision to wash it out and replace the femoral ball was done 30 Mar 17. No infection. But tissues are now traumatized. Because of successive surgeries they may not heal. Nothing Bradley or his PA did was EVER done well.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Nancy Morton in New Bern NC – Apr 09, 2018
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I had knee replacement 7/11/2017. I was up walking 6 hours after surgery. I was very pleased with Dr.Bradley and his PA Sean Carroll. The procedure was explained and all my questions were answered. I would definitely recommend Dr Bradley to family and friends.
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Marie Kaszubinski in New Bern, NC – Aug 31, 2017
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I was referred to Dr. Bradley from my primary care doctor to evaluate my knee. He has performed three of my surgeries and has done an amazing job. I had an ACL Reconstruction in 2011, in 2012 and 2016 he repaired my torn meniscus. He is always honest about my injuries and what needs to be done. I highly recommend him to my friends and family.
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Katy Leonrd in New Bern, NC – Dec 02, 2016
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Great Dr I had shoulder torn rotater cup, suffered for years. I now have 100% of motion and no pain I am 60 years old but my shoulder is like it was when I was 19 years old. How ever it took a lot of work and I was in a lot off pain, it was not easy get were I am now. I'm so blessed and I thank Dr Bradley so much. He also did my knee, but it did not work because I could not stay off of it as long as I should have. I do not blame Dr Bradley.
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John C Kyle in Merrimon NC – Aug 04, 2016
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Had knee surgery. Very nice & fixed my problem.
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Randy in Cove City, NC – Jul 31, 2016
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Great experience with Dr. Bradley in 2014. He performed the OATS procedure on my right knee, removed a piece of one inch bone and repaired my meniscus. A doctor in a neighboring county two years prior was supposed to repair both my meniscus but only repaired one. I kept complaining of pain and finally saw Sean, PA and he referred me to Dr. Bradley who did a great job.After the surgery, he spoke to my family for more than 30 minutes explaining what he had done. Would definitely recommend him!
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Charlene Pennuell in Morehead City, NC – Jul 12, 2016
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The rudest and most condescending jerk I've ever met. I would never recommend this doctor to anyone unless they wanted to be berated for coming in for an appt. I fractured my tibia plateau four years ago and continue to have pain and swelling. All I wanted was to make sure that the hardware had not shifted. Should have walked out right after seeing the x-ray but didn't want to be rude, however nothing stopped him from being rude. I wish I could give zero stars. DON'T GO TO THIS DOCTOR!!
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Newport, NC – Jun 25, 2016
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In 2011 I was a Police Officer. I fell on the job and my department sent me to this Doctor. Never met him before. Because it happened on the job I couldn't pick the Doctor I wanted. I was told I would be back at work in two weeks. I was in so much pain. I remember I was crying in his Office and he told me when I came back he was going to put a big fat needle in my knee he got up walked out of the room I sat there crying. I finally begged him for an MRI sure enough I had a cyst that exploded.
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Patricia Cotto in Emerald Isle, N.C. – May 17, 2016
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Terrible experience.
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Biography

Dr. Raymond Bradley, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in New Bern, NC and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field. Dr. Bradley has more...Read more

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

University Of So Al Hosps
Residency Hospital
West Virginia University Hosps
Residency Hospital
1997
Medical University Of South Carolina
Medical School

Awards

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Dr. Bradley frequently treats Shoulder & Upper Arm Surgery. See all practice areas where Dr. Bradley specializes.

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Dr. Bradley's office is located at 738 NEWMAN RD, New Bern, NC 28562. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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Locations

Carolina Orthopedics/Sprts Med

Carolina Orthopedics/Sprts Med738 NEWMAN RD New Bern, NC 28562
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CarolinaEast Medical Center

New Bern, NC

79% Patient experience rating, 10% higher than the national average

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