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Dr. Richard Edelson, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Tigard, OR. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 30 years. Dr. Edelson is affiliated with Peacehealth Southwest Medical Center, Providence Willamette Falls Medical Center, Providence St. Vincent Medical Center and Legacy Meridian Park Medical Center.
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Dr. Edelson's Experience
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Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
Malpractice claims found
No sanctions found
No board actions found
Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Low Back Pain
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rotator Cuff Tear
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
Carpal Tunnel Release
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Tommy John Surgery
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
1 Malpractice Claim
Settlement : 4/29/2015
Amount or Range: $544,000.00
Nature of Complaint: On 3/16/2011, the insured performed a right ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction on this female patient. Post-operatively the patient complained of pain, numbness, and weakness. On 2/13/2014, patient underwent exploratory surgery where it was determined that her median nerve had been lacerated.
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.
Oregon Health and Science University School Of Medicine
Medical School | Graduated 1987
Cleveland Clinic Fndn
Residency Hospital | Completed
University Of Ut Med Center
Residency Hospital | Completed
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