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Dr. Richard Little, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
5.0 (40)
Map Pin Small Spearfish, SD
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33 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Richard Little, MD

Dr. Richard Little, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon in Spearfish, SD. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 33 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from University of Minnesota Medical School and is affiliated with Monument Health Spearfish Hospital and Monument Health Lead-Deadwood Hospital. Dr. Little, completed a residency at Mayo Clinic-Rochester. Patients rated Dr. Little an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Little works at Monument Health Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in Spearfish, SD. They frequently treat conditions like Joint Pain along with other conditions at varying frequencies. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Little's Office Locations

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    Monument Health Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
    2479 E Colorado Blvd, Spearfish, SD 57783 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (605) 644-4460

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  • Monument Health Spearfish Hospital
  • Monument Health Lead-Deadwood Hospital

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Joint Pain
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Treatment frequency



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Joint Pain
Somatic Nerve Block
Peripheral Nerve Block
Ankle Fracture
Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
Back Pain
Broken Arm
Bursitis
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Bursitis of Hip
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondromalacia
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Femur Fracture
Fibular Fracture
Fracture of Hand and Fingers
Gait Abnormality
Ganglion Cyst
Glenoid Labrum Tear
Hip Fracture
Hip Tendinitis
Humerus Fracture
Internal Derangement of Knee
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Ligament Tears
Knee Sprain
Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Meniscus Tear
Miner's Knee
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Radiculopathy
Rotator Cuff Tear
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Sciatica
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Shoulder Fracture
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
Spinal Stenosis
Tibial Fracture
Trigger Finger
Wrist Fracture
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Arthrocentesis
Carpal Tunnel Release
Excision of Ganglion
Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
Hip Replacement
Hip Replacement with Robotic Assist
Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Knee Arthroscopy
Knee Replacement
Meniscectomy
Neuroplasty
Rotator Cuff Surgery
Shoulder Arthroscopy
Steroid Injection
Total Knee Arthroplasty with Robotic Assist
Trigger Finger Release
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Arthritis
Avascular Necrosis
Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head
Baker’s Cyst
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Clavicle Fracture
Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Constipation
De Quervain's Disease
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Dupuytrens Contracture
Elbow Bursitis
Femoral Neck Fracture
Gout
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Heel Spur
Herniated Disc
Hip Sprain
Hyperparathyroidism
Iliotibial Band Syndrome
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Knee Fracture
Knee Tendinitis
Lumbosacral Radiculopathy
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Osteoarthritis of Ankle
Osteoarthritis of Elbow
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteopenia
Osteophyte of Hand
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Patellar Chondromalacia
Patellar Tendonitis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pelvic Fracture
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Rupture of Achilles Tendon
Sacrum Disorders
Scoliosis
Sever's Disease
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Deformities
Spondylitis
Tendonitis
Tenosynovitis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Biceps Tendon Repair
Dressing and Debridement of Wound or Infection
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Elbow Tenotomy
Excision of Femur or Knee
Excision of Tibia or Fibula
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
Hand Tendon Repair
Hip Replacement Revision
Hip Resurfacing
Joint Drainage
Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
Knee Replacement Revision
Meniscus Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Partial Knee Replacement
Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
Shoulder Fracture Treatment
Synovial Biopsy
Total Hip Replacement
Ulnar Nerve Transposition
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wound Repair
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    About Dr. Richard Little, MD

    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 33 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1609849579
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Mayo Clinic-Rochester
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Minnesota Medical School
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Little has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Little works at Monument Health Orthopedics and Sports Medicine in Spearfish, SD. View the full address on Dr. Little’s profile.

    Dr. Little has seen patients for Joint Pain, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Little on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    40 patients have reviewed Dr. Little. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Little.

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