Dr. Richard Dauphine, MD

Dr. Richard Dauphine, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
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Age 75
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Dr. Richard Dauphine, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Monterey, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Georgetown University School Of Medicine in 1968 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, adult reconstructive orthopedic surgery, and more.Read his story

980 Cass St

Monterey, CA 93940

Contact Information

(831) 375-2489

Insurance Accepted

  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Health System
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Guardian
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
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Top Care Areas

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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 91% of peers
Knee Disorders
high
more than 89% of peers
Joint Pain
high
more than 85% of peers

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Dr. Dauphine's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dauphine "Please see my website for updated and current information. I had the great honor of being selected "Physician of the Year 2016-2017" by the Monterey County Medical Society!"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dauphine "To provide ethical comprehensive 'state of the art' care for knee and Shoulder problems including minimally invasive joint replacement. My patient's success is my reward; I try to help people achieve their goals through advice, non-operative and operative treatment, always striving for my patient's well being.  For more complete information please visit: www.drdauphine.com.  "

8  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Joint Replacement & Reconstruction Orthopedics
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Arthroscopy
  • Orthopedic Knee Surgery
  • Orthopedic Shoulder & Elbow Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

32  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tendonitis
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23  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1964
  • Georgetown University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Boston City Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • 1969-1970, 1972-1975
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Mayo Grad Sch Med-Clin
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1975
  • Mayo Graduate School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dauphine has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Dauphine's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dauphine

4.8

Based on 21 reviews

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I've been a "frequent flier" with Dr. Dauphine over the past 20 years, and have had him repair torn meniscus in one knee, and fix both rotator cuffs via arthroscopic surgery. I've also seen him for additional problems with my knees, and will soon very likely have one shoulder surgically repaired...Read More
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If you really think an online, patient submitted physician rating/review/comment is the way to find the best MD for your needs (in this case an orthopedic surgeon) you might as well look on Craigslist. There is no "Best Doctor" website. Before I would ever let anyone cut on me I asked around for...Read More
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Scheduling and surgery were quick and smooth and now my knee, which had suffered from a torn meniscus, is as good as new! Thank you Dr. D and staff for a wonderful job - feel like I have a second chance at a full and active life now!
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Dr. Dauphine is a professional and highly skilled surgeon who is caring and empathetic to his patient's needs and experiences. I have had two procedure completed by him and would never consider seeing anyone else.
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Dr. Dauphine was my surgeon when I was a child (1970s). I called him to discuss my current condition and to see about some next steps; I had a wonderful 20 minute chat about my health and I will be setting up an appointment to see him in person in the near futur. I was always impressed by his...Read More
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