Dr. Richard C. Sherwood, MD

Dr. Richard C. Sherwood, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male | 66 years old

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Richard C Sherwood MD
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  • Hand Surgerynull
  • Plastic Surgerynull
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  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
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      Dr. Sherwood's Review Details
      3.4 based on 5 responses
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      • Trustworthiness
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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      • Scheduling
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      Experience with Dr. Sherwood
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (5)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (5)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (5)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (5)
      Dr. Sherwood's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (5)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (5)
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      Specialties

      • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
      • Plastic Surgery of the Hand

      Board Certifications

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      • Hand Surgery
      • Plastic Surgery

      Conditions Treated

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

      Procedures Performed

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

      • Medical School
        Loyola University Of Chicago/Stritch School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 1976

      • Residency Hospital
        Cedars Sinai Med Center

        Completed in 1980

        Maricopa Genl Hospital

        Completed in 1982

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Allegheny Genl Hospital University Pitts

        Completed in 1982

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Arabic
      • French
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      Dr. Sherwood's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery
      • Board certified in Hand Surgery and Plastic Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Sherwood's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Sherwood

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Sherwood's Care Philosophy

      Caring, compassionate, and patient centered care.