Dr. Richard Angelo, MD

Dr. Richard Angelo, MD

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Dr. Richard Angelo, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Kirkland, WA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Washington School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine, sports medicine, and more.

12911 120th Ave NE Ste H210

Kirkland, WA 98034

Contact Information

(425) 823-4000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
very high
more than 90% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
high
more than 88% of peers
Shoulder Dislocation
high
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Angelo "Dr. Angelo is specialty fellowship trained with 30 years of experience in helping patients return to a healthy, active lifestyle by providing them with unsurpassed Orthopedic and Musculoskeletal care. The latest advances in operative methods, tools and implants are employed. State-of-the-art minimally invasive surgical techniques allow our patients to experience less post-operative pain, recover more quickly, and realize the greatest possible return of function. Despite the complexity of many procedures, they are performed on an outpatient basis. He focuses on providing care in a friendly, efficient manner and takes the time to educate his patients about their condition, enabling them to make informed choices about their treatment."

13  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Bone & Joint Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Men's Sports Medicine
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Orthopedic Joint Reconstruction

3  Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injuries
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Golfer's Elbow (Medial Epicondylitis)
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Ligament Rupture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Injuries
  • Shoulder Labral Tear
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Sprain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sports Injuries of the Knee
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Subacromial Bursitis
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tennis Elbow (Lateral Epicondylitis)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Wear and Tear Arthritis

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45  Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Knee Shaving
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Computer-Assisted Total Knee Replacement
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Implantation
  • Knee Cartilage Repair
  • Knee Cartilage Treatment
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Tendon Repair
  • Mini Knee Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Knee Replacement
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Partial Knee Replacement
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Cartilage Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Reconstruction
  • Shoulder Replacement
  • Shoulder Resurfacing
  • Shoulder Stabilizations
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Total Knee Arthroplasty With Robotic Assistance
  • Total Knee Replacement
  • Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Uni-Compartmental Knee Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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

  • University of Washington
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1976
  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • University of California At Irvine / California College of Medicine & Surgery
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University of Utah
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Hughston Clin
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Western Ont
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Chief of Surgery, Evergreen Hospital, 1996
  • Sports Medicine - Certificate of Added Qualification, 2009
  • Clinical Professor, University of Washington Dept. of Orthopedics, 1990-2010
  • Board of Directors, Arthroscopy Association of North America, 2006-09
  • Co-Editor: Advanced Arthroscopy Series - Shoulder Volume, 2010
  • Arthroscopy Master Instructor - Orthopedic Learning Center, 2000-10
  • University of Washington Team Physician, 1986-96
  • Immediate Past President, Arthroscopy Association of North America, 2012
  • Chairman, Education Committe, Arthroscopy Association of North America, 2002-05
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Angelo's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Angelo to family and friends
21 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (14)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Angelo's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Angelo repaired my completely torn rotator cuff and I am now back to 100% of my previous activities; working out, golfing, hiking, snowboarding, swimming, everything outdoors I love to do. In fact I am stronger than ever and 100% pain free!! I can't thank Dr. Angelo and his staff for...more
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excellent surgeon who explained my RTC condition very clearly and outlined all options. I choose surgical repair and am now 7 weeks and progressing nicely. So glad that I went to Dr. Angelo for my orthopedic needs,
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I had what was considered a massive rotator cuff tear. Dr Angelo scheduled the surgery after advising me to quit smoking for a minimum of eight weeks prior to the surgery. I was not keen on that part but now realize Dr. Angelo knew what he was doing. I followed all of his instructions as well as...more
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