Dr. Richard Norris, MD

Dr. Richard Norris, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Dr. Richard Norris, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Northampton, MA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1979 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

22 Atwood Dr

Northampton, MA 01060

Contact Information

(413) 584-2178

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • 5 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Massachusetts
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Norris' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Norris treats Spondylitis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Norris treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylitis
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Norris treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Norris treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Norris treats Spine Disorders more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Norris treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Norris' conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Ankle Disorders
Arthritis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Car Accident Injuries
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Steroid Injections
Facet Joint Injection
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Neck Pain
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sacroiliac Joint Injection
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Sports Injuries
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Upper Back Pain
Whiplash
Wrist Disorders

About Me

Care Philosophy

We believe that the best treatment starts with a clear and accurate diagnosis. Dr Norris puts 25 years of practice, plus advanced, fellowship training in both Orthopedics and Interventional Spine Care at your service to establish an accurate and comprehensive diagnosis and treatment plan.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • 1998
    Florida Spine Institute
    Fellowship Hospital
    1998
  • 1984
    Saint Vincent's Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1984
  • 1982
    Nassau County Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1982
  • 1979
    Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School
    1979

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Norris

3.6

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One of the few doctors in Massachusetts that I felt actually gave a darn about me. Far more gentle with spinal injections then prior doctors and I felt he targeted the problem more effectively. My situation is not a curable condition so it means finding a person who can manage the episodes as...Read More
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Never on time, doesn't respond to prescription refills.
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Dr. Norris spent over an hour with me, explaining X rays and problems. AND he listened to what I needed to ask about .At the end of the visit, I felt not only that he HAD helped me, but that he WANTED to. Looking forward to a really good outcome, for the fist time in years!
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna HMO
Open Access
Connecticare
Connecticare HMO
Fallon Community Health Plan
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
MultiPlan
Private HealthCare Systems
Tufts Health Plan
Tufts PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellPoint

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