Surgical Specialist, Orthopaedic Surgeon
21 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Zipnick is Excellent. Dr. Zipnick has been reviewed by 9 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sports Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Zipnick graduated from State University of New York Downstate, Brooklyn. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)


Dr. Zipnick has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • St Mark'S Hospital 
  • Latter-Day Saints Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard I Zipnick MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 21 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Richard I. Zipnick practice?
Dr. Richard Zipnick has 2 office locations.
Dr. Richard Zipnick practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Salt Lake City, UT.
Additional practice locations include: Phoenix, AZ.
See Salt Lake City Surgeons.