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Dr. Ross Richer, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery
2.6 (5)
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20 years of experience

Overview

Dr. Ross Richer, MD is an Orthopedic Hand Surgery Specialist in Fairfield, CT. They specialize in Orthopedic Hand Surgery, has 20 years of experience. They graduated from State University of New York at Buffalo and is affiliated with Bridgeport Hospital and St. Vincent's Medical Center.

Dr. Richer works at Orthopaedic Specialty Group in Fairfield, CT with other offices in Shelton, CT and Bridgeport, CT. They frequently treat conditions like Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist and Osteoarthritis of Hands 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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Locations

  1. 1
    Fairfield Surgery Center LLC
    305 Black Rock Tpke, Fairfield, CT 06825 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (203) 337-2600
    Monday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Tuesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Wednesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Thursday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Friday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
  2. 2
    Orthopaedic Specialty Group PC
    760 River Rd, Shelton, CT 06484 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (203) 337-2600
    Monday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Tuesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Wednesday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Thursday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
    Friday
    8:00am - 5:00pm
  3. 3
    Bridgeport Hospital
    267 Grant St, Bridgeport, CT 06610 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (203) 384-3000
    Monday
    Closed Open 24 Hours
    Tuesday
    Closed Open 24 Hours
    Wednesday
    Closed Open 24 Hours
    Thursday
    Closed Open 24 Hours
    Friday
    Closed Open 24 Hours
    Saturday
    Closed Open 24 Hours
    Sunday
    Closed Open 24 Hours
  4. 4
    Fairfield County Imaging
    3101 Main St, Bridgeport, CT 06606 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (203) 337-2600

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Bridgeport Hospital
  • St. Vincent's Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Treatment frequency



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.
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist Chevron Icon
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Carpal Tunnel Release Chevron Icon
De Quervain's Disease Chevron Icon
Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Chevron Icon
Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers) Chevron Icon
Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment Chevron Icon
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed Chevron Icon
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open Chevron Icon
Hand Fracture Chevron Icon
Osteoarthritis Chevron Icon
Steroid Injection Chevron Icon
Trigger Finger Chevron Icon
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate Chevron Icon
De Quervain's Release Chevron Icon
Dupuytren's Contracture Chevron Icon
Dupuytren's Contracture Injection Chevron Icon
Elbow Replacement Chevron Icon
Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer Chevron Icon
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Wrist Fracture Chevron Icon
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    Aug 31, 2021
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    About Dr. Ross Richer, MD

    Specialties
    • Orthopedic Hand Surgery
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    Years of Experience
    • 20 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    NPI Number
    • 1295919744
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • State University of New York at Buffalo
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Richer has an average wait time of 31 – 45 minutes at their office(s).

    Dr. Richer has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Richer has seen patients for Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist and Osteoarthritis of Hands, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Richer on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    5 patients have reviewed Dr. Richer. The overall rating for this provider is 2.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Richer.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Richer, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Richer appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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