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About Me


Dr. Richard Shermer, MD is a Orthopedic Surgery Specialist in Oak Lawn, IL and has over 60 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine medical school in 1960. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Shermer to book an appointment.


  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications


Rush University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center
Internship Hospital
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Medical School


  • Spanish
  • English


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No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Shermer's conditions and procedures:

  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Hip Replacement
  • Hip Resurfacing
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)


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