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Patient Reviews

4.0
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Patient comments (15)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Rooney, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Cytopathologist is Good. Dr. Rooney has been reviewed by 43 patients who have provided 15 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.5
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Promptness 4.6
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Courteous Staff 4.7
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Accurate Diagnosis 4.8
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Bedside Manner 4.6
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Spends Time with Me 4.5
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Follows Up After Visit 4.7
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Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 13 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Laser Surgery
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)

Education & Awards

Dr. Rooney graduated from Case Western Reserve University , Cleveland. He has 5 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 C
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)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)

Affiliations

Dr. Rooney has 10 hospital affiliations:

  • Swedish Medical Center - Cherry Hill 
  • Swedish Edmonds Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard C Rooney FACS and MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 16 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 7 office locations.
Dr. Richard Rooney practices Orthopaedic Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Spine near Puyallup, WA.
Additional practice locations include: Seattle, WA and Tacoma, WA.
See Puyallup Surgeons.