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About Dr. Richard M Kirby

Dr. Richard M Kirby, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Seattle, WA. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Kirby has received 4 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

28 Ratings with 4 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard M Kirby is Great. Dr. Richard M Kirby has been rated by 28 patients. From those 28 patients 4 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Richard M Kirby is 4.3 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Orthopedic Physician Associates

601 Broadway Ste 700
Seattle, WA 98122
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Specialties

Dr. Richard M Kirby has the following 1 specialty

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Expertise

    15 Expertise

  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Herniated Disc
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery
  • Sports Medicine
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Laminectomy
  • Scoliosis
  • Surgery
  • Joint Replacement
  • Bone Fracture
  • Arthroscopy

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Reviews

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Dr. Kirby is disrespectful, and dismissive. I do not recommend him. Worst experience with a Dr ever.

Full Review Rating Breakdown
Highly recommended

Very personable, took time to explain things well & to answer all my questions. Repaired torn rotator cuff on both shoulders. Dr. Kirby & his staff are absolutely top notch.

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Best Shoulder Doctor!!!

Was referred to Dr. Kirby by my primary in Olympia for a shoulder replacement. I always saw Dr. Kirby, never a PA, for each visit and the replacement surgery at Swedish was expertly done and with compasion. What a find!!!

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Five Stars

I have full range of motion after bicep and rotator cuff surgery. He provided me with all the information I needed before and after surgery to make good decisions. I recommend him.

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Five Stars
  • Awards

    4 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2016, 2014, 2013, 2011, 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.

  • Patients' Choice Award (2015, 2013, 2011)

    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.

  • Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)

    Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.

  • On-Time Doctor Award (2016)

    Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.

  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • University Of Washington School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1977

  • University Of Washington Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Richard M Kirby accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
    • Aetna Whole Health Providence Swedish WA
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • ODS
    • Moda Health First Choice Network
  • Premera
    • Premera Heritage Signature
    • Premera Heritage and Heritage Plus 1
    • Premera LifeWise Connect
    • Premera MultiCare Connected Care
    • Premera NW PHYS Network: Personal Care
  • Regence Health Plans
    • Regence Evergreen Health Partners
    • Regence WA Preferred Provider Network
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Locations & Directions

Orthopedic Physician Associates, 601 Broadway Ste 700, Seattle, WA

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