Dr. Richard Fleming Jr, MD

Dr. Richard Fleming Jr, MD

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Richard Fleming Jr, MD is a sports medicine specialist in Princeton, NJ and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons in 1972 and specializes in sports medicine.

325 Princeton Ave

Princeton, NJ 08540

Contact Information

(609) 924-8131

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • QualCare

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Dr. Fleming Jr's Experience

Dr. Fleming Jr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Orthopedic Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

26  Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Back Pain
  • Bicep Injuries
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Ligament Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
  • Limb Pain
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Meniscus Tear
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis

8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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.


  • Princeton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1968
  • Columbia University College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated 1972
  • Roosevelt Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • New York Orthopaedic Hospital, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Roosevelt Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Us Navy, Department Of Orthopaedic Surgery, Naval Regional Medical Center-Lieutenant Commander
    Other Education | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • An Operative Repair of Acromioclavicular Separation,
  • Sciatic Paralysis. A Complication of Bleeding Following Hip Surgery,
  • Lateral Reconstruction for Anterolateral Rotatory Instability of the Knee,
  • Posterior Problems of the Knee: Posterior Cruciate Insufficiency and Posterolateral Rotatory Instability,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fleming Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fleming Jr to family and friends
25 total reviews (16 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (25)

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Dr. Fleming Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (16)

Dr. Fleming was very pleasant, but I went to him because I fell and injured my knee. He did not spend more then five minutes with me. He told me that I had strained the ligaments in my knee but never examined my knee. He told me to come back in a few months if my knee still hurt and them he left...more
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Dr. Fleming performed my rotator cuff surgery on June 2nd 2016. I had been under the care of a different orthopedist who was unable to diagnose my pain after a horrible fall . I saw Dr. Fleming as a second opinion and from the first day, he had a plan for my healing. He listened, was caring, kind...more
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Dr. Fleming is a one a of a kind doctor who really cares about his patients and I was luckly to have him.
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Dr. Fleming treated me for a rotator cuff injury. Did all possible to avoid surgery, however due to further trauma brought on by myself, he recommended surgery. Great job. After 7 months I am at about 90%, much quicker than expected. Discharged July 7.
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Dr. Fleming has been my orthopedic surgeon for over 20 years. I have played high school football and baseball into my freshman year of college and have played competitive racquetball for 54 years and I am STILL playing. Needless to say my knees have taken a pounding. Dr. Fleming has operated...more
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