Dr. Richard Sherwood, MD

Dr. Richard Sherwood, MD

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Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
67 y/o
(6)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Richard Sherwood, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Daly City, CA. He is 67 years old and has been practicing for 41 years.

Richard C Sherwood MD

1800 Sullivan Ave Rm 604

Daly City, CA 94015
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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De Quervain's Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers
Trigger Finger
normal
more than 73% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
normal
more than 67% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sherwood "Caring, compassionate, and patient centered care."
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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery of the Hand
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Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture
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Procedures

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dupuytren's Contracture Injection
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand Surgery
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Plastic Surgical Procedures
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Wrist Surgery

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sherwood has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Sherwood's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sherwood to family and friends
3.5
based on 6 total reviews
Dr. Sherwood's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Sherwood accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • 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
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Sherwood has admitting privileges

Saint Francis Memorial Hospital
900 Hyde St
San Francisco, CA 94109
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Seton Medical Center
1900 Sullivan Ave
Daly City, CA 94015
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