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Specialties & Research
Dr. Richard Edelson, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.
- He has special expertise in 4 areas:
- Hip Osteoarthritis
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Sports Medicine
Education & Awards
Dr. Edelson graduated from Oregon Health & Science University, Portland. He has 1 awards.
Dr. Edelson has 8 hospital affiliations:
- Legacy Meridian Park Hospital
- Providence St Vincent Medical Center
Accepted Insurance Plans
Dr. Edelson accepts these health insurances in at least one office:
- Providence Health Plan - 25 plans
- Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield - 6 plans
- Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 1 plan
- ODS Health Plans - 4 plans
- Humana - 6 plans
- Cigna - 4 plans