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Dr. Richard Schmidt, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon, Muscoloskeletal Oncologist

Bala Cynwyd, PA

About Dr. Richard Schmidt

As a Orthopedic Oncologic Surgeon, Dr. Schmidt is affiliated with some of the finest teaching hospitals and medical centers in the Philadelphia area. Dr Schmidt has been practicing in his field for over 30 years. He graduated from Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine in 1980. He completed his internship, orthopedic residency and research fellowship at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in 1985. Following his residency, Dr. Schmidt completed an orthopedic oncologic fellowship at Shands Teaching Hospital at the University of Florida in Gainesville. Dr. Schmidt is devoted to his patients and takes pride in delivering the highest quality of orthopedic surgical care possible. He works with other specialists as part of his belief in a team approach for patients with orthopedic cancer. Dr Schmidt is Chief of Orthopedic Oncology at Lankenau Medical Center. He has served as Chief of Orthopedic Surgery at Lankaneu Medical Center in Wynnewood, Pennsylvania, President of the medical staff at Lankenau Medical Center, President of the Medical staff at Main Line Health, Medical Director of Orthopedic Oncology at Cancer Treatment Centers of America, and as an attending surgeon at The Fox Chase Cancer Center in Philadelphia. He is a diplomat of the American Academy of Orthopedics Surgeons, and member of the Pennsylvania Orthopedic Society. Dr. Schmidt has served as past president of The Pennsylvania Orthopedic society.

In-network insurances

  • 1199SEIU
  • AARP
  • Aetna

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgeon
  • Muscoloskeletal Oncologist

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

Education and training

  • Medical School - Pennsylvania State University, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania, Residency in Orthopedic Surgery
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, Fellowship in Orthopedic Oncology

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Languages spoken

  • English

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1629049028

Overall rating
5.0
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Can not express the trust, faith, satisfaction I have in doctor Schmidt and his staff. Unfortunately I have needed him manytimes and fortunately he was there for me. The staff is alway available to take questions and give full attention to you. My mother now uses Dr. Schmidt.
Can not express the trust, faith, satisfaction I have in doctor Schmidt and his staff. Unfortunately I have needed him many times and fortunately he was there for me. The staffis alway available to take questions and give full attention to you. My mother now uses Dr. Schmidt.
LC · Less than 3 months ago
Staff friendly as usual. Dr. Schmidt listens and open to discussion. Answers questions and addresses concerns.
Staff friendly as usual. Dr. Schmidt listens and open to discussion. Answers questions and addresses concerns.
WF · Less than 3 months ago

Dr. Richard Schmidt's office location

Richard G. Schmidt MDPC

15 N Presidential Blvd, Suite 300

Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

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Can not express the trust, faith, satisfaction I have in doctor Schmidt and his staff. Unfortunately I have needed him many times and fortunately he was there for me. The staff is alway available to take questions and give full attention to you. My mother now uses Dr. Schmidt.

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Staff friendly as usual. Dr. Schmidt listens and open to discussion. Answers questions and addresses concerns.

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Very good last visit.

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Dr. Schmidt is one of the reason why I have my leg and still able to walk. I had cancer of the right knee, with extensive surgery and reconstructive muscle flap procedures. I am doing great. He is a wonderful guy to have in your corner. Thank you god!!

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My visit was great. The doctor keeps up with my condition and keeps me informed as to any changes. I always leave the office with peace of mind. I highly recommend the doctor.

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Very positive Dr. Schmidt took the time to revue my problem and made suggestions to help me.

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Visit was fantastic, Dr. Schmidt is the greatest orthopedic surgeon ever!

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