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Dr. Richard S Idler Is this you?

About

Dr. Richard S Idler, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Colorado Springs, CO. He has 43 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Orthopaedic Surgery and Surgery of the Hand. Dr. Idler is affiliated with Children's Hospital Colorado on Anschutz Medical Campus. He speaks English.

Specialties

Dr. Richard S Idler has the following 3 specialties

  • Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand
  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Surgery of the Hand

    Hand surgeons are certified surgeons who are also experts in the function and structure of your wrists, hands and forearms. This allows them to treat arthritis, carpal tunnel, trigger finger and tennis elbow, most of which tend to result from repetitive and excessive use of the corresponding joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments.
    Hand surgeons also commonly work with patients who have fractures or broken bones from any kind of accident. If you're experiencing any kind of general pain in your hand, wrist or forearm that isn’t going away, a hand surgeon is probably your best resource.

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  • Awards

    3 Awards

  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors (2017)

    Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise. Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® are specialists who are highly recommended by their peers and other healthcare professionals. The Castle Connolly research staff reviews both professional qualifications and professional reputation prior to Top Doctor status being awarded. This recognition identifies the top medical specialists throughout the country who possess a high level of medical skill and expertise.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2016, 2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2015)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Expertise

    4 Expertise

  • Microsurgery
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Nerve Compression Syndromes
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Idler is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    43 Years Experience

  • Dartmouth Medical School

    Graduated in 1975

  • St Vincent Hospital Health Center

    Residency

  • Nearby Doctors

    Dr. Richard S Idler is similar to the following 0 Doctors near Colorado Springs, CO.