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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Ritchie is Good. Dr. Ritchie has been reviewed by 16 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.0
Promptness 4.0
Courteous Staff 4.5
Accurate Diagnosis 3.5
Bedside Manner 3.8
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Ritchie, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery - Sports Medicine.

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

Education & Awards

Dr. Ritchie graduated from Upstate Medical University Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Syracuse.


Dr. Ritchie has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Forsyth Medical Center 
  • Medical Park Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. John Edward Ritchie MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 32 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine.
Where does Dr. John E. Ritchie practice?
Dr. John Ritchie has 1 office location.
Dr. John Ritchie practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine near Jefferson, NC.
See Jefferson Orthopedic Surgeons.