Dr. Richard Diana, MD

Dr. Richard Diana, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Richard Diana, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Guilford, CT and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1987 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

450 Boston Post Rd

Guilford, CT 06437

Contact Information

(203) 453-6340

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Joint Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Knee Disorders
very high
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

56  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Wrist Fracture
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12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Mass Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Diana has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Diana's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Diana

3.0

Based on 27 reviews

5 Stars
44.44444444444444%
(12)
4 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
3 Stars
3.7037037037037037%
(1)
2 Stars
7.407407407407407%
(2)
1 Star
40.74074074074074%
(11)

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I was seen on an emergency basis by Dr. Diana. It was the best thing that could have happened to me. He was professional and careful in his diagnosis. He scheduled me for immediate quad tendon repair surgery and he and his staff were informative and helpful through the process. I like his style and...Read More
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Horrible, he has left me in chronic pain. I have never recovered from surgery 2 years ago.
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He is adequate for the procedure I had. My impression was that he was uninterested and unfriendly, despite me trying to be cordial with him. He really said very little to me. He did his job and left the room and left the nurse to finish. He appears to be the type of Doctor that should think...Read More
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Follow update- MY husband had the MRI 8-25-2016- he has a complex torn meniscus & is scheduled for surgery 9-2-2016. Dr Diana did nothing to help as previously indicated. Dr Trock- Danbury & Dr LaHav Milford were extremely attentive/ dedicated; & expeditiously facilitated the MRI & scheduled the...Read More
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He did not give me the time of day at my first (and last) appointment with him.
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