Dr. Samuel Rice, MD

Dr. Samuel Rice, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. Samuel Rice, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Apple Valley, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from St Louis Univ Sch Of Med in 1979 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

15990 Tuscola Rd

Apple Valley, CA 92307

Contact Information

(760) 242-4808

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
more than 77% of peers
Glenoid Labrum Tear
more than 71% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
more than 67% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Rice does not have any board certifications listed.

23  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Disorders
  • Bunion
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hammer Toe
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger

9  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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.


  • St Louis Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Saint Louis University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Saint Louis University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Rice has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Rice has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Rice's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Rice to family and friends
4 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Rice's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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