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Dr. Ricky Placide, MD

Orthopedic Surgery*
4.2 (26)
Map Pin Small Richmond, VA
Accepting new patients
28 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Ricky Placide, MD

Dr. Ricky Placide, MD is an Orthopedic Surgeon in Richmond, VA. They specialize in Orthopedic Surgery, has 28 years of experience, and is board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. They graduated from Eastern Virginia Medical School and is affiliated with VCU Medical Center Main Hospital. Dr. Placide, completed a residency at University of PA Health System. Patients rated Dr. Placide an average 4.2 star rating.

Dr. Placide works at Practice in Richmond, VA. They frequently treat conditions like Thoracic Stenosis, Scoliosis and Spine Deformities along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Anthem and Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Placide's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Vcu Health Adult Outpatient Pavilion-Dermatology
    1001 E Leigh St, Richmond, VA 23298 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (804) 828-7069

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  • VCU Medical Center Main Hospital

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Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Thoracic Stenosis
Scoliosis
Spine Deformities
Back Pain
Bone Cancer
Broken Neck
Cervical Radiculopathy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Stenosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
Degenerative Disc Disease
Difficulty With Walking
Gait Abnormality
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Pain
Limb Pain
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Radiculopathy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Osteoarthritis of Spine
Pelvic Fracture
Radiculopathy
Sciatica
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Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spondylolisthesis
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Upper Back Pain
Herniated Disc Surgery
Lumbar Fusion with Robotic Assist
Lumbar Spinal Fusion
Spinal Cord Decompression
Spinal Fusion
Ankle and Foot Instability or Derangement
Ankle Fracture
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arthritis of the Elbow
Arthritis of the Spine
Ataxia
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Avascular Necrosis
Bursitis of Hip
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cervical Disc Degeneration
Cervical Rib
Cervical Spinal Cord Injury
Cervical Spondylitis
Cervical Spondylolisthesis
Cervical Sprain
Chordoma
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Coccygeal Pain
Coccyx Fracture
Congenital Spine Disorders
Degenerative Spine Disorders
Discitis
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Femur Fracture
Foot Fracture
Hammer Toe
Hip Fracture
Hip Sprain
Knee Fracture
Knee Sprain
Kyphosis
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Lumbar Compression Fracture
Lumbar Disc Degeneration
Lumbar Herniated Disc
Lumbar Sprain
Lumbosacral Stenosis
Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
Miner's Knee
Muscle Cramping
Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteomyelitis
Osteopenia
Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Piriformis Syndrome
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Pseudoarthrosis
Pyogenic Arthritis
Rib Fracture
Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Sacral Fracture
Sacrum Disorders
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Segmental Vertebral Anomaly
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Instability
Spinal Stenosis with Neurogenic Claudication
Spine Dislocation
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Sternum Fracture
Tethered Cord Syndrome
Thoracic Compression Fracture
Thoracic Disc Disorders
Thoracic Radiculopathy
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Torticollis
Vertebral Column Tumors
Vertebral Compression Fractures
Vertebral Fracture
Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
Anterior Disc Decompression and Fusion
Biopsy
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Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spinal Fusion
Cervical Spine Surgery
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Complex Spine Surgery
Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
Kyphoplasty
Kyphosis Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminoforaminotomy
Lumbar Laminectomy
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Musculoskeletal Function Test
Neck Surgery
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulator Implantation
Open Hip Fracture Treatment
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery
Percutaneous Kyphoplasty
Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
Periacetabular Osteotomy
Peripheral Nerve Block
Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
Somatic Nerve Block
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Internal Fixation
Spinal Reconstruction
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Surgery
Synovial Biopsy
Thoracic Disc Surgery
Vertebroplasty
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    4.2
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    Based on 26 ratings
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    Specialties*
    • Orthopedic Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 28 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1811935133
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • University of PA Health System
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • Eastern Virginia Medical School
    Medical Education
    Board Certifications
    • Orthopedic Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Dr. Ricky Placide, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Placide is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

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    Dr. Placide has seen patients for Thoracic Stenosis, Scoliosis and Spine Deformities, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Placide on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    26 patients have reviewed Dr. Placide. The overall rating for this provider is 4.2. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Placide.

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