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Welcome to the Orthopedics and Sports Medicine website for Dr. Richard Angelo, an Orthopedic and Sports Medicine surgeon specializing in knee, shoulder, and arthroscopic surgery. Dr. Angelo brings 30 years of clinical experience and academic teaching to help you return to an active, healthy lifestyle. In a friendly engaging manner, he’ll put you at ease in evaluating and discussing your concerns. After thoroughly assessing your orthopedic problem, he’ll advise you as to whether non-operative or surgical management is most appropriate for your orthopedic problem. When surgery is indicated, he uses state-of-the art arthroscopic and minimally invasive open techniques that generate less pain and damage to tissues and oftentimes result in a faster recovery. He has expertise in complex knee ligament reconstruction (particularly the anterior cruciate ligament), as well as articular cartilage preservation and restoration. In the shoulder, advanced treatment options for rotator cuff disease and instability disorders are employed to optimize your recovery. He lectures nationally and internationally on the management of complex knee and shoulder disorders and instructs colleagues in surgical skill development. Dr. Angelo is Past President of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and continues to serve on the Arthroscopy Journal Board of Trustees. He was named to the list of "125 Outstanding Knee Surgeons" in America in by Becker’s Review, and was selected as a "Top Doc" by The International Association of Orthopedic Surgeons, Seattle Met magazine, and Castle Connolly Medical Review. He recently received a PhD for his thesis on "Proficiency-Based Progression Training for surgical skills.

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Information regarding developments and activities in Dr. Angelo’s practice may relate to challenges you are having with your knee or shoulder. Insights into the diagnosis as well as advances in treatment alternatives ensure that you will receive the best care available for your condition. Community outreach activities, clinical research investigations, and patient education events and opportunities are presented. Check out Dr. Angelo's recent contributions under the 'About' tab on the top menu.

Dr. Angelo receives PhD

PhD thesis unequivocally demonstrated that "Proficiency-Based Progression" Training is far superior to currently employed methods for teaching
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2017 “Top Doc” – Sports Medicine ...

Dr. Angelo selected as a 2017 'Top Doc' in Orthopedic Surgery / Sports Medicine for Seattle Magazine.
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Dr Angelo – One of 105 Knee Surgeons to Know ...

Dr. Richard Angelo was featured on Becker’s ASC Review’s list of “105 knee surgeons to know in America, 2017,”
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