Dr. Richard Guinand, DO

Dr. Richard Guinand, DO

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 56
Dr. Richard Guinand, DO is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Chesapeake, VA and has been practicing for 27 years. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 1991 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and osteopathic manipulative therapy.

501 Discovery Dr

Chesapeake, VA 23320

Contact Information

(757) 547-5145

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • 27 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Guinand performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Herniated Disc
very high
more than 97% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 95% of peers

Dr. Guinand's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Guinand ""I absolutely love to help people get well.""

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Therapy

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice/OMT
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians*

32  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacroiliac Pain Syndrome
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Work-Related Injuries


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7  Procedures

  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Drainage
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Us Naval Hospital Oakland, Ca
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Naval Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Guinand has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guinand's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guinand to family and friends
9 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Guinand's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

He was very on point with everything... Great personality and I'm sorry I didn't see him earlier. Love this Doctor
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