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Patient Reviews

4.0
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Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Rooney, Spine Surgery is Good. Dr. Rooney has been reviewed by 37 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.6
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Promptness 4.8
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Courteous Staff 4.8
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
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Bedside Manner 4.7
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Spends Time with Me 4.7
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Follows Up After Visit 4.9
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Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Rooney, MD, FACS is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Cervical Herniated Discs
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Scoliosis
  • Spine Cancer Surgery

Education & Awards

Dr. Rooney graduated from Case Western Reserve University , Cleveland. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
2002 Lloyd Taylor Award 2002 Louis A. Goldstein Award 2005 Edgar Dawson (Scoliosis Research Society) Traveling Fellowship 2006 Cervical Spine Research Society Traveling Fellowship 2006 North American Spine Society Traveling Fellowship Fellow, American College of Surgeons, 2011 Seattle Super Doctors
2002 Lloyd Taylor Award 2002 Louis A. Goldstein Award 2005 Edgar Dawson (Scoliosis Research Society) Traveling Fellowship 2006 Cervical Spine Research Society Traveling Fellowship 2006 North American Spine Society Traveling Fellowship Fellow, American Col
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Rooney has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Swedish Medical Center - Cherry Hill 
  • Swedish Edmonds Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Craig Rooney MD and FACS is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 15 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine.
Where does Dr. Richard C. Rooney practice?
Dr. Richard Rooney has 3 office locations.
Dr. Richard Rooney practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine near Seattle, WA.
Additional practice locations include: Puyallup, WA and Poulsbo, WA.
See Seattle Orthopedic Surgeons and Seattle Surgeons.