Dr. Richard K. Peairs, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 61

2905 W Warner Rd Ste 23
Chandler, AZ 85224
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HonorHealth Scottsdale Thompson Peak Medical Center
7400 E Thompson Peak Pkwy
Scottsdale, AZ 85255

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Desert Orthopedic Specialists
Desert Orthopedic Specialists
2905 W Warner Rd Ste 23
Chandler, AZ 85224
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    Dr. Peairs' Experience

    Dr. Peairs' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • ACL Surgery
    • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
    • Ankle Arthroscopy
    • Ankle Ligament Reconstruction
    • Arm Surgery
    • Arthroscopic Labrum Repair
    • Arthroscopic Meniscus Repair
    • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
    • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
    • Articular Cartilage Repair
    • Elbow Arthroscopy
    • Elbow Tenotomy
    • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
    • Joint Drainage
    • Knee Arthroscopy
    • Knee Surgery
    • Meniscectomy
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Partial Shoulder Replacement
    • Peripheral Nerve Block
    • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
    • Rotator Cuff Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • Trigger Point Injection
    • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
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    • Adhesive Capsulitis
    • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
    • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
    • Back Pain
    • Baker’s Cyst
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Chondrocalcinosis
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Elbow Sprain
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Femoral Acetabular Impingement
    • Foot Sprain
    • Fracture
    • Ganglion Cyst
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Herniated Disc
    • Hip Sprain
    • Internal Derangement of Knee
    • Joint Pain
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Knee Sprain
    • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
    • Lateral Collateral Ligament (LCL) Sprain
    • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
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    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Plantar Fasciitis
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Runner's Knee
    • Shoulder Dislocation
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Systemic Chondromalacia
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    Malpractice Claims not available

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    0 Sanctions

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    0 Board Actions

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Ohio State University College Of Medicine and Public Health
    Graduated in 1979

    Internship Hospital

    Washinton Univrsity Affiliated Hospitals
    Complete in 1980

    Residency Hospital

    Wash University Affil
    Complete in 1984

    Fellowship Hospital

    Arthroscopic Surgery and Sports Medicine
    Baylor College Of Med
    Complete in 1985

    Undergraduate Schools

    Washington University
    Graduated in 1976
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Peairs & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Peairs' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center

    • HonorHealth Scottsdale Thompson Peak Medical Center

    • HonorHealth Deer Valley Medical Center

    • Abrazo Scottsdale Campus

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    • 1 review

    4.7 out of 5

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    5 out of 5
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Peairs accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Cofinity
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • CoreSource
    • Golden Rule
    • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    • HealthPartners
    • Humana
    • MultiPlan
    • Premera Blue Cross
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
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    Office Locations

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    Desert Orthopedic Specialists
    2905 W Warner Rd Ste 23
    Chandler, AZ 85224
    (480) 345-2031 (Office)
    (480) 491-2787 (Fax)
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