Dr. Richard Linburg, MD

Dr. Richard Linburg, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
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Dr. Richard Linburg, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Glastonbury, CT and has been practicing for 46 years. He graduated from Yale University in 1964 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

345 Western Blvd

Glastonbury, CT 06033

Contact Information

(860) 549-3210

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 98% of peers
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
very high
more than 97% of peers
Trigger Finger
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Linburg'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.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

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

31  Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Bunion
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigger Finger

14  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Replacement

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 1964
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1965
  • Yale New Haven Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1966
  • Hartford Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1972

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Linburg has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Polish
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Linburg's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Linburg to family and friends
13 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (0)

Dr. Linburg's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Just a real good doctor , great deposition
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Good doctor but office staff is rude. I waited for the secretary to call my name you have to sign in on a piece of paper instead she sees a patients she knows who was there after me and chats it up with her for 20+ minutes and then when she finally does call 30 mins after my appointment time she...more
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