Dr. Richard Milford, MD

Dr. Richard Milford, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
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Dr. Richard Milford, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Hagerstown, MD and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of Ny Univ in 1983 and specializes in orthopedic hand surgery.Read his story

13 Western Maryland Pkwy Ste 104

Hagerstown, MD 21740

Contact Information

(301) 665-4575

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Tricare

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Top Care Areas

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

Trigger Finger
very high
more than 96% of peers
Trigger Finger Release
very high
more than 90% of peers
Dupuytren's Contracture
very high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Milford'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.

Dr. Milford's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Milford "Dr. Richard S. Milford was raised and educated in New York City. He attended Columbia University, Mount Sinai School of Medicine and was an orthopaedic resident at Albert Einstein Hospital. Following completion of his orthopaedic training, he spent a fellowship year studying and performing hand surgery in a program affiliated with the University of Connecticut and Yale University. He treats a variety of orthopaedic patients and specializes in surgery of the hand and upper extremity. Dr. Milford is board certified in orthopaedics and in the sub-specialty of hand surgery (Certificate of Added Qualifications --- Hand). He is a member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

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

39  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hip Fracture
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Fracture
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
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32  Procedures

  • Arm Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of Ny Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Montefiore Albert Einstein
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Montefiore Albert Einstein
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Hartford Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Milford has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Milford's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Milford to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Milford's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Milford has performed four different surgeries on me. He is always professional and kind. I have recommended him to friends who have also went to him for their needed. As much as I dislike being in pain and needing to see a doctor ,it's nice to know that I can go to Dr. Milford.
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Dr. Milford has helped me through several hand issues, some requiring surgery and others not. He is straightforward and provides clear information regardless of the ease or severity of the problem. He has injected cortisone shots for tendonitis and multiple trigger fingers and performed surgery...more
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He misrepresented his abilities as a surgeon. Told me in 27 years hes never failed to accomplish what he said he was able to. Which i feel was a lie. Told me i would not be charged when he failed at a simple procedure. Leading to numbness in my dominant thumb. Wouldnt recommend him cutting...more
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