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Dr. Richard D Parker has the following 2 specialties
- Sports Medicine
A sports medicine specialist is a physician who is trained to diagnose and treat injuries and conditions caused by participation in athletic activities.
These doctors are generally employed by professional sports teams to care for the athletes who are injured. They have extensive knowledge of the types of injuries that athletes are most susceptible to, such as stress fractures, sprains, concussions, muscle cramps, ACL injuries, and shin splints.
It is the responsibility of sports medicine specialist to clear athletes to return to the playing field when they are deemed fit. These doctors also advise athletes on how to avoid injury through proper care of their bodies while training.
- Orthopaedic Surgery
- Hip Surgery
- Joint Instability
- Bone Fracture
- Joint Replacement
- Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
- Sports Medicine
- Herniated Disc
- Corneal Diseases
- Bone Transplantation
- Postoperative Pain
- Joint Pain/Swelling
- Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
- Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
- Sports Injuries
- Knee Injuries
- Arthroscopic Surgery (Arthroscopy)
- Endoscopy (Endoscopic Surgery)
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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after six years of the Total Knee Replacement my knee went into excruciating pain..,,Went for another opinion and the new dr saw and showed me why. The implanted knee needs to be stable melded to the bones. Dr Parker put very little cement to secure the implant to the bones..so in6 years the inplant has shaken loose and hanging on a thread...no exeration...so my new Dr will be remoming the hardware and putting in a new knee,,,I would recommend Dr Parker sas but tru
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Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014, 2015, 2011)
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Patients' Choice Award (2015, 2011, 2014)
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On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
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37 Years Experience
Ohio State University College Of Medicine
Graduated in 1981
Mount Sinai Medical Center
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