Dr. Richard Sherwood, MD is a cosmetic, plastic & reconstructive surgery specialist in Daly City, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in cosmetic, plastic & reconstructive surgery and orthopedic hand surgery.


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(415) 578-1768

Dr. Sherwood accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Basic HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Chinese Community Health Plan (CCHP)
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
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Western Health Advantage

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No malpractice claims found for California
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. Sherwood's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sherwood treats Carpal Tunnel Syndrome more than 70% of his peers

Dr. Sherwood treats this condition more than 70% of his peers

Osteoarthritis of Hands
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Dr. Sherwood treats Osteoarthritis of Hands more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Sherwood treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Hand Conditions
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Sherwood treats Hand Conditions more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Sherwood treats this condition more than 64% of his peers

Dr. Sherwood's conditions and procedures:

  • Arm Surgery
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Plastic Surgical Procedures
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Fracture
  • Wrist Replacement
  • Wrist Surgery

About Me

Care Philosophy

Caring, compassionate, and patient centered care.

Specialties

  • Cosmetic, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery

Education

1982
Allegheny Genl Hospital University Pitts
Fellowship Hospital
1982
Maricopa Genl Hospital
Residency Hospital
1980
Cedars Sinai Med Center
Residency Hospital
1976
Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine
Medical School
1982
1982
1980
1976

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • English

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Sherwood's Reviews

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3.5

Based on 6 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
33.333333333333336%
(2)

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