Dr. Richard Schell Idler MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 35 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand.
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Dr. Richard Schell Idler has 8 office locations.
East Colorado Springs
3010 N Circle Dr
Ste 100
Colorado Springs, CO 80909

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Locations and availability (8)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(7)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Schell Idler, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Vascular Surgeon is Excellent. Dr. Schell Idler has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.3
  • Currently 3.25 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Schell Idler, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Microsurgery
  • Nerve Compression Syndromes
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Schell Idler graduated from Dartmouth College, Hanover. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Nerve Compression Syndromes
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
American Society for Surgery of the Hand *

Affiliations

Dr. Schell Idler has 13 hospital affiliations:

  • Memorial Health System 
  • St.Vincent Heart Center Of Indiana,Llc 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care - 3 plans
  • United Healthcare - 12 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 4 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois - 1 plan
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Colorado Access Health Plan - 1 plan
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 6 plans
  • Colorado Medicaid - 1 plan
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Richard Schell Idler practice?
Dr. Richard Schell Idler practices Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, and Surgery of the Hand near Colorado Springs, CO.
Additional practice locations include: Indianapolis, IN and Terre Haute, IN.
See Colorado Springs Orthopedic Surgeons and Colorado Springs Surgeons.