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Patient Reviews

4.5
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(26)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Kearns is Excellent. Dr. Kearns has been reviewed by 26 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
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Promptness 5.0
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Courteous Staff 5.0
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Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
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Bedside Manner 5.0
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Spends Time with Me 5.0
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Follows Up After Visit 5.0
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Kearns, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Kearns graduated from Georgetown University, Washington. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014 - 2015)

Affiliations

Dr. Kearns has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Texas Orthopedic Hospital 
  • The Methodist Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard J Kearns MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 37 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard J. Kearns practice?
Dr. Richard Kearns has 1 office location.
Dr. Richard Kearns practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Houston, TX.
See Houston Orthopedic Surgeons.