Dr. Ty Richardson, MD

Dr. Ty Richardson, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(39)
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Dr. Ty Richardson, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Louisville, KY. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 24 years.Read his story

4130 Dutchmans Ln Ste 300

Louisville, KY 40207

Contact Information

(502) 897-1794

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers
Rotator Cuff Surgery
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Richardson's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Richardson "Dr. Richardson specializes in athletic injuries and traumatic injuries to the knee and shoulder. He is a Texas native who attended undergraduate studies at Baylor University and medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. He completed his orthopaedic residency at the University of Louisville where he had numerous publications and presentations in orthopaedic trauma"
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Bone Cancer
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Diseases
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Instability
  • Shoulder Muscle Strain
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spondylitis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures

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Procedures

  • ACL Surgery
  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Repair
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Cartilage Treatment
  • Knee Ligament Reconstruction
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Ligament Reconstruction
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Sports Medicine Related Procedures
  • Sports Medicine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection

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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.

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

  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Louisville
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Hughston Clinic Sports Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Kentucky Chapter of the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma Residents Competition, first place, 1998
  • Best Resident Paper, 3rd place, Louisville Orthopedic Society, 1998
  • Best Resident Paper, 2nd place, Louisville Orthopedic Society, 1997
Media & Publications
  • Fracture Site Compression and Motion with Three Types of Intramedullary Fixation, 1998

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Richardson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Richardson to family and friends
4.0
based on 39 total reviews (12 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (5)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Richardson's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

in Louisville, KY |
He did a great job fixing my torn tendon in my elbow. He was very nice, listened to my concerns and didn’t seem in such a hurry at office visits like so many are. I would use him again if needed
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Jeffersonville |
Dr. Richardson was very dismissive & refused to listen to me. He was intent that my hamstring was causing my knee pain, not a problem in my knee. I demonstrated that I have very flexible hamstrings, but he continued to insist the pain was hamstring related. When I mentioned certain knee...more
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New Albany, IN |
Dr. Richardson was pleasant and very knowledgeable, answering all of my questions with detail and care. He did a great job in surgery with no complications. It was hard to reach the office, however, usually taking me 20-25 minutes for someone to take me off hold and talk to me. I understand the...more
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in La Grange, KY |
My wife and I both go to Dr. Richardson. We are very pleased with his professionalism and his kindness. He is very personal and does a fabulous job explaining in detail the issue on hand and the game plan to fix it the best way possible.
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Jeffersonville, IN |
Very friendly and caring Dr. he is the kind of Dr who will go through all the steps in order to make a correct diagnosis. Would recommend highly.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Richardson accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • HealthLink
    HealthLink PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Sagamore Health Network
    Sagamore Plus

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Hospitals where Dr. Richardson has admitting privileges

Baptist Health Louisville
4000 Kresge Way
Louisville, KY 40207
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