Dr. Raymond Raven III, MD

Dr. Raymond Raven III, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Raymond Raven III, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Burbank, CA and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, sports medicine, and more.

2625 W Alameda Ave Ste 116

Burbank, CA 91505

Contact Information

(818) 841-3936

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare
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Dr. Raven III's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Elbow Bursitis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raven III treats Elbow Bursitis more than 100% of his peers

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

Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raven III performs Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Raven III performs this procedure more than 100% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hands
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Raven III treats Osteoarthritis of Hands more than 100% of his peers

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

Dr. Raven III's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Arm Surgery
Arthritic Hand Reconstruction
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthritis of the Wrist
Arthroscopic Joint Reconstruction
Arthroscopic Joint Surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery
Arthroscopic Surgery Reconstruction
Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
Articular Cartilage Repair
Autoimmune Diseases
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Broken Arm
Bursitis
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cartilage Tear
Chondrocalcinosis
Clavicle Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
De Quervain's Disease
De Quervain's Release
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Dupuytren's Contracture
Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
Elbow Arthroscopy
Elbow Bursitis
Elbow Disorders
Elbow Fracture
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Ligament Reconstruction
Elbow Pain
Elbow Reconstruction
Elbow Replacement
Elbow Sprain
Elbow Surgery
Elbow Tenotomy
Excision of Humerus
Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
Excision of Radius or Ulna
Femur Fracture
Finger Amputation
Finger Joint Fusion
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
Fracture Care
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation (ORIF)
Ganglion Cyst
Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
Gout
Hand and Elbow Microvascular Surgery
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand and Wrist Fusion
Hand and Wrist Osteoarthrotomy
Hand Conditions
Hand Fracture
Hand Ligament Rupture
Hand Muscle Strain
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
Hand Reconstruction
Hand Surgery
Hand Tendon Repair
Hand, Elbow, and Shoulder Microvascular Surgery
Hardware Removal
Hip Fracture
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
Hip Pointer Injuries
Injection of Tendon
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Fusion
Joint Pain
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Disorders
Ligament Reconstruction
Ligament Sprain
Ligament Tears
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Lupus
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Conduction Studies
Nerve Diseases
Nerve Injury
Nerve Reconstruction
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Surgery
Neuroplasty
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Partially Dislocated Elbow (Nursemaid Elbow)
Percutaneous Procedures
Pinched Nerve
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Reconstructive Hand Surgery for Quadriplegic Persons
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Scapular Fracture
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Shoulder, Elbow, Hand, and Wrist Joint Reconstruction
Sjögren's Syndrome
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Spina Bifida
Spine Disorders
Sports Medicine Related Procedures
Sports Medicine Surgery
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Steroid Injection
Synovial Biopsy
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Tendon and Bursa Injection
Tendon Repair
Tendon Surgery
Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
Tibia and Fibula Fractures
Tommy John Surgery
Total Wrist Replacement
Trigger Finger
Trigger Finger Release
Trigger Point Injection
Ulnar Nerve Entrapment at Wrist
Wrist and Forearm Tenotomy
Wrist Disorders
Wrist Fracture
Wrist Fusion
Wrist Injuries
Wrist Ligament Reconstruction
Wrist Pain
Wrist Reconstruction
Wrist Replacement
Wrist Sprain
Wrist Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Raven believes in a multidisciplinary approach and always maximizes conservative treatment before considering surgery. This includes physical and occupational therapy, complementary and alternative medicine, prescription medications and steroid i...

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

2005
Saint Luke's Roosevelt Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2003
Ucsf Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1998
Ucsf Medical Center
Internship Hospital
1997
University Of California, San Francisco, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1993
University Of California Irvine School Of Biology
Undergraduate School
2005
2003
1998
1997
1993

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Raven III's Reviews

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Dr. Raven is kind, caring, and the best at what he does. I have a rare hand healing disorder, and his surgical techniques have saved my ability to use my hands. Simply the best.
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I have had many surgeries on my hands and wrist by Dr. Raven. Dr. Raven is a phenomenal surgeon and overall person. I have known him for years and I trust him immensely. He’s caring and very thorough.
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Dr. Raven performed surgery on both of my hands for carpal tunnel and trigger fingers. Both surgeries went well and I had great recoveries. Dr Raven’s staff is excellent and helped me with all my pre-op and post-op needs. I had a very positive experience.
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Dr. Raven performed basal joint reconstruction on my hand. He initially suggested conservative treatment and I found very little relief. At 6 weeks after surgery I was able to have much more flexibility and the pain has subsided substantially. I understand that my progress has been pretty...Read More
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I HATE TO CALL THIS MAN A DOCTOR. HE DID AN UNNECESSARY SURGERY ON MY HAND AND CRIPPLED ME., THE PAIN IS EXCRUCIATING AND I WILL REQUIRE A SURGERY TO CORRECT THE DAMAGE TO MY HAND. PLEASE DO NOT GO TO THIS BUTCHER. HE SPENDS FIVE MINUTES IN HIS OFFICE AND IS ALWAYS TOO BUSY TO TALK TO YOU. HIS...Read More
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