Dr. Richard Rhim, MD

Dr. Richard Rhim, MD

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Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
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40 y/o
(14)

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Dr. Richard Rhim, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery doctor who practices in Hackensack, NJ. He is 40 years old and has been practicing for 14 years.

Active Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, LLC

25 Prospect Ave

Hackensack, NJ 07601
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Accepted insurance

  • Buckeye Community Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 85% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
normal
more than 74% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 71% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Rhim " We are committed to delivering the best care and an exceptional patient experience. We are devoted to providing services that are patient-centered and compassionate, and care for you as a person."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Trauma Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteopenia
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Torticollis

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Procedures

  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Posterior Lumbar Fusion With Robotic Assistance
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

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

  • New York University
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Rush University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • New England Baptist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Rhim has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Hackensack University Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2018 Five Star Recipient for Total Knee Replacement

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Dr. Rhim's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rhim to family and friends
3.3
based on 14 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Rhim's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Emerson, NJ |
Dr. Rhim is very professional and a nice guy. He is very concerned before and after surgery. Dr. Rhim provided me with a lot of information about my surgery. I would highly recommend Dr.Rhim.
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Hospitals where Dr. Rhim has admitting privileges

Hackensack University Medical Center
30 Prospect Ave
Hackensack, NJ 07601
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