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Richard Richards II, MD, FAAOS

My Locations

WellSpan Orthopedics
120 N. 7th St., Suite 101
Chambersburg, PA 17201
(717) 263-1220
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About Me

Why I chose to pursue a career in healthcare:

There is always a need for great care.


What I want my patients to know about me:

I provide patient-centered care, and develop care plans according to my individual patient’s needs.


What I do when I'm not seeing patients:

Golf!


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery | Orthopedic Surgery

Education & Credentials

  • Medical School: Medical College of Ohio at Toledo
  • Internship Program: University of Maryland | General Surgery
  • Residency Program: University of Maryland Medical System
  • Residency Program: University of Maryland | Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Fellowship Program: Duke University Hospital | Sports Medicine
  • Undergraduate Education: Allegheny College

WellSpan Hospital Affiliations

  • WellSpan Chambersburg Hospital
  • WellSpan Waynesboro Hospital

Health Plans Accepted

WellSpan Financial Assistance Program participant

  • Advantra Medicare (Aetna)
  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health
  • Amerihealth Caritas PA
  • Capital BlueCross
  • Cigna Healthspring
  • Cigna/Greatwest
  • Gateway Highmark Wholecare
  • Geisinger
  • Health Partners Plan
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • InterGroup
  • John Hopkins Health Care
  • PA Health & Wellness (Centene)
  • PA Medical Assistance
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care
  • South Central Preferred
  • United Healthcare Community Plan
  • United Healthcare/ Mamsi
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • Vibra Health Plan

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