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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Jelsma is Excellent.
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Specialties & Research
Dr. Richard Jelsma, 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. Jelsma graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 1 awards.
Dr. Jelsma has 15 hospital affiliations:
- Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Allen
- Wilson N Jones Memorial Hosp-North Cam