Dr. Douglas Anthony Palma MD is a male Sports Medicine, has 14 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine, and Sports Medicine.
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Dr. Douglas Palma has 6 office locations.
Orthopaedic Specialists
1096 Old Churchmans Rd
Newark, DE 19713

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Locations and availability (6)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

2.5
  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
(14)
Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Douglas Palma is Good. Dr. Palma has been reviewed by 14 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.4
  • Currently 2.4 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 1.4
  • Currently 1.4166666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.8
  • Currently 2.75 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.4
  • Currently 2.4166666666667 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.3
  • Currently 2.2727272727273 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Douglas Palma, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Palma graduated from Temple University Physicians, Philadelphia.


Affiliations

Dr. Palma has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Christiana Care Health Services 
  • St Francis Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Palma accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Independence Blue Cross - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Delaware - 1 plan


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Douglas A. Palma practice?
Dr. Douglas Palma practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma, Sports Medicine, Sports Medicine, and Sports Medicine near Newark, DE.
Additional practice locations include: Hockessin, DE and Wilmington, DE.
See Newark Orthopedic Surgeons, Newark Family Physicians, and Newark Sports Medicine Doctors.