Dr. Richard Pope, MD

Dr. Richard Pope, MD

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Orthopedic Hand Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
58 y/o
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Dr. Richard Pope, MD is an orthopedic hand surgery specialist in Augusta, GA and has been practicing for 13 years. He specializes in orthopedic hand surgery, orthopedic sports medicine, and more.Read his story

Augusta Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Specialists

3650 J Dewey Gray Cir

Augusta, GA 30909
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Cigna
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Humana
Medicaid
Medicare
Special Needs Plan SNP
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Pope's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Shoulder Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pope treats Shoulder Disorders more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Pope treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pope treats Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis more than 96% of his peers

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

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pope treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Pope treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Pope's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Wrist Surgery
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Endoscopic
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand Tendon Repair
  • Herniated Disc
  • Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Microvascular Surgery
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Injury
  • Neuroplasty
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Tendonitis
  • Tommy John Surgery
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement

About Me

Certified in Orthopedic and Hand Surgery through 2023. Interest in complex injuries of the upper extremity.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

2006
Walter Reed Army Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
2001
Eisenhower Army Med Ctr-Ft Gordon
Residency Hospital
1994
Eisenhower Army Med Ctr-Ft Gordon
Internship Hospital
1993
Uniformed Services University of The Health Sciences
Medical School
1989
University of California at Santa Barbara
Undergraduate School
2006
2001
1994
1993
1989

Awards

Dr. Pope's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pope

3.5

Based on 8 reviews

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1 Star
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